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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Had a mammogram within the past 2 years and a clinical breast exam within a year (Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,993 3,664 60.8 59.0-62.5 2,329 39.2 37.5-41.0
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 962 588 58.9 54.1-63.5 374 41.1 36.5-45.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 8 6 48.7 10.8-88.1 2 51.3 11.9-89.2
Non-Hispanic 953 581 58.9 54.2-63.5 372 41.1 36.5-45.8
AGE
40-44 89 34 35.4 23.1-49.9 55 64.6 50.1-76.9
45-54 291 190 65.7 57.8-72.8 101 34.3 27.2-42.2
55-64 280 191 67.0 59.2-74.1 89 33.0 25.9-40.8
65+ 302 173 58.1 49.4-66.3 129 41.9 33.7-50.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 168 88 56.6 44.8-67.6 80 43.4 32.4-55.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 314 192 60.1 51.3-68.3 122 39.9 31.7-48.7
Some Post-H.S. 239 143 54.2 44.8-63.3 96 45.8 36.7-55.2
College Graduate 240 165 64.5 55.7-72.3 75 35.5 27.7-44.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 203 104 46.5 37.6-55.7 99 53.5 44.3-62.4
$15,000- 24,999 187 106 58.9 47.6-69.4 81 41.1 30.6-52.4
$25,000- 34,999 105 62 50.0 33.5-66.5 43 50.0 33.5-66.5
$35,000-49,999 117 80 58.6 45.6-70.4 37 41.4 29.6-54.4
$50,000- 74,999 103 72 65.6 53.0-76.3 31 34.4 23.7-47.0
$75,000+ 82 62 71.1 55.5-83.0 20 28.9 17.0-44.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 471 273 58.0 51.1-64.6 198 42.0 35.4-48.9
No 467 301 58.8 52.0-65.2 166 41.2 34.8-48.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 39 32 68.8 40.6-87.7 7 31.2 12.3-59.4
Non-Veteran 923 556 58.4 53.6-63.1 367 41.6 36.9-46.4

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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