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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Had a mammogram within the past 2 years (Age 40+)
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6,076 4,794 77.1 75.6-78.6 1,282 22.9 21.4-24.4
GENDER
Female 6,076 4,794 77.1 75.6-78.6 1,282 22.9 21.4-24.4
RACE
White 4,830 3,811 77.2 75.5-78.9 1,019 22.8 21.1-24.5
African American 977 798 80.1 76.2-83.5 179 19.9 16.5-23.8
Asian 31 20 67.6 47.5-82.9 11 32.4 17.1-52.5
Native American 127 95 71.6 59.0-81.6 32 28.4 18.4-41.0
Other Minorities 86 56 64.2 49.9-76.3 30 35.8 23.7-50.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 128 96 65.7 53.2-76.2 32 34.3 23.8-46.8
-English Speaking 94 75 71.3 57.6-82.0 19 28.7 18.0-42.4
-Spanish Speaking 34 21 58.2 37.1-76.7 13 41.8 23.3-62.9
Non-Hispanic 5,936 4,688 77.5 75.9-79.0 1,248 22.5 21.0-24.1
AGE
35-44 557 344 62.5 57.3-67.4 213 37.5 32.6-42.7
45-54 1,370 1,052 76.6 73.5-79.6 318 23.4 20.4-26.5
55-64 1,601 1,336 83.6 81.1-85.8 265 16.4 14.2-18.9
65-74 1,401 1,190 83.7 80.8-86.3 211 16.3 13.7-19.2
75+ 1,147 872 77.6 74.2-80.6 275 22.4 19.4-25.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 777 554 70.8 65.8-75.3 223 29.2 24.7-34.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,851 1,440 75.5 72.5-78.3 411 24.5 21.7-27.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,633 1,291 76.7 73.6-79.5 342 23.3 20.5-26.4
College Graduate 1,811 1,507 81.6 79.0-84.0 304 18.4 16.0-21.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 769 538 65.4 60.1-70.4 231 34.6 29.6-39.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,028 746 66.8 62.3-71.0 282 33.2 29.0-37.7
$25,000- 34,999 646 503 73.7 68.4-78.4 143 26.3 21.6-31.6
$35,000- 49,999 748 605 78.4 74.1-82.2 143 21.6 17.8-25.9
$50,000-74,999 741 622 82.7 78.8-86.1 119 17.3 13.9-21.2
$75,000+ 1,017 889 84.3 80.7-87.3 128 15.7 12.7-19.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,589 1,988 75.7 73.2-78.0 601 24.3 22.0-26.8
No 3,339 2,688 77.9 75.8-79.8 651 22.1 20.2-24.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 127 107 84.4 72.9-91.5 20 15.6 8.5-27.1
Non-Veteran 5,948 4,686 77.0 75.4-78.5 1,262 23.0 21.5-24.6

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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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