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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health

How long has it been since you had your last Pap test?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years > 3 years Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,882 3,018 64.5 62.3-66.6 766 14.1 12.7-15.6 299 5.5 4.6- 6.6 650 10.0 8.9-11.3 149 5.8 4.4- 7.6
RACE
White 3,691 2,245 63.8 61.3-66.3 590 14.2 12.7-15.8 222 5.4 4.3- 6.6 536 11.4 10.0-13.0 98 5.2 3.6- 7.5
African American 837 544 67.8 62.6-72.5 131 14.6 11.1-19.0 44 5.5 3.6- 8.3 87 7.6 5.4-10.4 31 4.5 2.8- 7.2
Asian 52 32 54.0 33.3-73.5 10 13.5 6.0-27.7 3 3.2 0.9-10.8 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 6 29.0 12.0-54.9
Native American 106 68 67.6 54.4-78.4 12 7.2 3.5-14.0 12 9.2 4.4-18.2 12 14.8 7.4-27.5 2 1.3 0.2- 7.1
Other Minorities 164 109 63.1 52.1-72.9 17 10.8 6.1-18.6 15 8.4 4.4-15.4 13 4.8 2.5- 8.9 10 12.9 6.2-25.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 198 129 64.2 54.2-73.2 30 13.0 8.1-20.0 14 7.1 3.7-13.1 14 4.1 1.8- 9.0 11 11.6 5.7-22.0
-English Speaking 108 74 67.5 52.2-79.8 16 13.0 6.4-24.5 4 2.6 0.7- 9.1 7 1.5 0.5- 3.8 7 15.4 6.4-32.8
-Spanish Speaking 90 55 60.6 47.1-72.6 14 12.9 7.1-22.4 10 12.2 5.9-23.5 7 7.2 2.8-17.4 4 7.2 2.3-20.1
Non-Hispanic 4,675 2,881 64.5 62.2-66.7 736 14.2 12.8-15.7 284 5.4 4.5- 6.5 636 10.5 9.3-11.8 138 5.5 4.1- 7.3
AGE
18-24 183 106 55.5 45.7-64.9 20 9.2 5.5-15.1 9 4.5 1.8-10.8 5 3.8 1.3-10.9 43 26.9 18.8-36.8
25-34 589 436 71.7 66.5-76.4 74 13.3 9.9-17.7 28 4.6 2.9- 7.0 33 6.2 4.0- 9.4 18 4.2 2.3- 7.6
35-44 921 668 70.5 66.6-74.2 132 14.3 11.7-17.3 39 5.9 4.0- 8.5 70 8.2 6.2-10.8 12 1.1 0.6- 2.1
45-54 991 666 68.8 65.0-72.3 126 12.1 9.8-14.8 64 6.0 4.4- 8.2 115 11.3 8.9-14.1 20 1.9 1.1- 3.1
55-64 944 614 64.9 60.8-68.8 156 17.4 14.3-20.9 52 5.0 3.6- 7.1 114 12.3 9.7-15.4 8 0.4 0.2- 0.9
65-74 676 327 50.8 45.8-55.9 164 22.8 18.8-27.3 54 7.1 5.1- 9.8 120 17.5 13.8-21.9 11 1.8 0.9- 3.6
75+ 510 148 33.9 27.1-41.5 89 19.4 14.9-24.9 50 8.6 6.1-12.0 188 32.0 26.6-37.9 35 6.1 4.1- 8.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 470 204 52.6 44.4-60.6 78 13.0 9.1-18.3 55 13.0 8.1-20.1 108 14.2 10.6-18.8 25 7.2 3.5-14.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,304 750 60.2 55.7-64.5 201 14.2 11.5-17.3 78 5.0 3.6- 7.0 217 13.5 10.8-16.8 58 7.1 4.8-10.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,299 803 61.7 57.1-66.1 192 13.3 10.8-16.1 83 5.6 4.2- 7.6 181 10.7 8.6-13.2 40 8.7 5.3-14.2
College Graduate 1,799 1,255 73.1 70.1-76.0 295 15.0 12.8-17.5 81 3.8 2.8- 5.2 142 5.7 4.6- 7.2 26 2.3 1.3- 4.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 513 232 50.9 44.4-57.4 97 16.6 12.2-22.1 41 7.1 4.4-11.2 124 20.3 15.6-25.9 19 5.2 2.6-10.1
$15,000- 24,999 718 350 50.4 44.4-56.3 132 19.1 14.9-24.3 60 8.6 6.0-12.3 148 16.8 12.6-21.9 28 5.1 2.8- 9.1
$25,000- 34,999 525 304 59.8 52.9-66.3 88 14.9 11.0-19.8 43 7.8 5.1-12.0 74 11.7 8.4-16.1 16 5.8 2.6-12.1
$35,000- 49,999 623 396 66.7 61.1-71.9 94 13.0 9.8-17.1 42 5.3 3.5- 7.8 85 13.9 10.2-18.6 6 1.1 0.3- 3.9
$50,000-74,999 665 471 72.0 66.7-76.8 115 17.3 13.2-22.2 29 3.7 2.1- 6.3 43 5.8 3.9- 8.4 7 1.3 0.4- 3.6
$75,000+ 1,016 795 78.2 74.3-81.6 135 12.4 10.0-15.3 35 3.2 2.0- 4.8 37 2.8 1.8- 4.3 14 3.4 1.6- 6.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,579 827 53.9 49.8-58.0 271 16.1 13.6-19.0 111 7.2 5.2-10.1 308 16.9 14.1-20.2 62 5.8 4.0- 8.4
No 3,163 2,098 68.2 65.5-70.8 476 13.4 11.8-15.2 177 5.0 4.0- 6.1 332 7.7 6.5- 8.9 80 5.8 4.0- 8.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 128 91 73.4 61.2-82.9 13 8.0 3.8-15.9 7 8.4 2.8-22.6 15 9.6 5.0-17.8 2 0.6 0.1- 3.3
Non-Veteran 4,754 2,927 64.3 62.0-66.4 753 14.2 12.8-15.8 292 5.5 4.6- 6.5 635 10.1 8.9-11.3 147 6.0 4.5- 7.8

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator. This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a Pap smear and those respondents who were not asked formed NEVER category.

^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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