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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health

A Pap test is a test for cancer of the cervix. Have you ever had a Pap test?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,992 4,843 94.2 92.4-95.6 149 5.8 4.4- 7.6
RACE
White 3,775 3,677 94.9 92.6-96.5 98 5.1 3.5- 7.4
African American 859 828 95.5 92.9-97.2 31 4.5 2.8- 7.1
Asian 53 47 71.8 46.1-88.3 6 28.2 11.7-53.9
Native American 107 105 98.7 93.0-99.8 2 1.3 0.2- 7.0
Other Minorities 166 156 87.3 75.2-93.9 10 12.7 6.1-24.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 199 188 88.5 78.1-94.4 11 11.5 5.6-21.9
-English Speaking 109 102 84.8 67.6-93.7 7 15.2 6.3-32.4
-Spanish Speaking 90 86 92.8 79.9-97.7 4 7.2 2.3-20.1
Non-Hispanic 4,784 4,646 94.6 92.8-96.0 138 5.4 4.0- 7.2
AGE
18-24 185 142 73.3 63.4-81.3 43 26.7 18.7-36.6
25-34 594 576 95.8 92.5-97.7 18 4.2 2.3- 7.5
35-44 924 912 98.9 97.9-99.4 12 1.1 0.6- 2.1
45-54 996 976 98.2 96.9-98.9 20 1.8 1.1- 3.1
55-64 958 950 99.6 99.1-99.8 8 0.4 0.2- 0.9
65-74 701 690 98.3 96.5-99.1 11 1.7 0.9- 3.5
75+ 566 531 94.4 91.8-96.2 35 5.6 3.8- 8.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 496 471 92.9 86.0-96.5 25 7.1 3.5-14.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,347 1,289 93.0 89.7-95.3 58 7.0 4.7-10.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,322 1,282 91.3 85.9-94.8 40 8.7 5.2-14.1
College Graduate 1,817 1,791 97.7 95.9-98.7 26 2.3 1.3- 4.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 532 513 94.9 90.1-97.5 19 5.1 2.5- 9.9
$15,000- 24,999 733 705 95.0 91.0-97.2 28 5.0 2.8- 9.0
$25,000- 34,999 536 520 94.3 88.0-97.4 16 5.7 2.6-12.0
$35,000- 49,999 629 623 98.9 96.1-99.7 6 1.1 0.3- 3.9
$50,000-74,999 668 661 98.7 96.5-99.6 7 1.3 0.4- 3.5
$75,000+ 1,022 1,008 96.6 93.1-98.4 14 3.4 1.6- 6.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,639 1,577 94.3 91.8-96.1 62 5.7 3.9- 8.2
No 3,203 3,123 94.3 91.8-96.0 80 5.7 4.0- 8.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 130 128 99.4 96.7-99.9 2 0.6 0.1- 3.3
Non-Veteran 4,862 4,715 94.1 92.3-95.5 147 5.9 4.5- 7.7

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator

^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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