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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Women's Health-WHITES

How long has it been since your last breast exam?*

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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%)
North Carolina 7,350 5,001 67.1 65.3-68.9 870 11.4 10.4-12.5 316 4.4 3.6- 5.3 660 8.4 7.5- 9.4 503 8.7 7.4-10.1
-WHITES 5,645 3,867 68.4 66.3-70.3 656 11.0 9.9-12.2 255 4.8 3.8- 6.0 547 9.2 8.2-10.4 320 6.6 5.4- 8.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 101 71 60.0 42.7-75.1 13 14.4 6.5-29.2 3 2.7 0.7- 9.5 6 14.8 4.3-39.9 8 8.1 2.5-23.2
Non-Hispanic 5,540 3,793 68.6 66.5-70.5 643 10.9 9.9-12.1 252 4.8 3.8- 6.1 540 9.1 8.1-10.2 312 6.6 5.3- 8.1
AGE
18-24 122 70 55.7 43.5-67.3 15 7.0 3.7-12.9 7 8.8 3.3-21.4 2 2.8 0.5-13.6 28 25.6 16.4-37.7
25-34 383 265 69.9 63.8-75.3 48 10.7 7.6-14.9 18 4.8 2.8- 8.1 33 9.5 6.4-14.0 19 5.1 2.8- 9.1
35-44 755 547 70.7 66.4-74.6 102 14.0 11.2-17.5 35 5.3 3.6- 7.7 58 8.1 6.0-10.9 13 1.9 1.0- 3.8
45-54 991 695 71.5 67.7-75.0 109 9.6 7.7-11.8 53 4.2 3.0- 5.9 101 10.7 8.3-13.7 33 4.0 2.4- 6.5
55-64 1,242 902 72.5 69.2-75.6 143 12.6 10.3-15.3 47 3.3 2.4- 4.7 113 9.1 7.2-11.5 37 2.4 1.6- 3.6
65+ 2,100 1,348 64.8 62.0-67.4 235 10.7 9.1-12.6 93 4.0 3.1- 5.2 238 12.0 10.3-14.1 186 8.5 7.0-10.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 570 301 50.8 43.0-58.6 57 8.5 5.7-12.5 31 8.0 3.8-16.1 87 15.9 11.5-21.4 94 16.8 10.2-26.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,630 1,043 62.4 58.4-66.2 206 12.8 10.6-15.4 84 4.9 3.6- 6.6 184 12.1 9.6-15.2 113 7.8 5.5-10.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,560 1,074 67.8 63.7-71.6 177 10.1 8.3-12.4 75 5.6 3.5- 8.9 157 8.5 6.9-10.5 77 7.9 5.6-11.1
College Graduate 1,876 1,446 78.1 75.4-80.5 215 10.9 9.2-13.0 64 3.1 2.2- 4.4 119 5.9 4.6- 7.4 32 2.0 1.1- 3.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 549 283 50.1 43.7-56.5 72 12.8 9.6-17.0 33 6.6 3.8-11.2 97 16.3 12.5-20.8 64 14.2 9.4-20.8
$15,000- 24,999 882 483 51.1 45.9-56.3 126 14.8 11.7-18.6 58 7.7 5.6-10.5 130 15.6 12.4-19.4 85 10.8 7.5-15.1
$25,000- 34,999 584 398 67.0 60.7-72.7 63 10.8 7.7-15.1 35 4.5 3.0- 6.8 64 10.7 7.6-15.0 24 6.9 3.9-11.9
$35,000-49,999 708 503 68.3 62.9-73.2 80 11.2 8.3-14.8 33 5.5 3.4- 8.7 74 12.5 9.1-17.1 18 2.5 1.2- 5.1
$50,000- 74,999 759 587 76.9 72.5-80.8 90 12.2 9.3-16.0 25 3.5 2.1- 5.6 44 5.9 4.1- 8.4 13 1.5 0.6- 3.6
$75,000+ 1,146 949 82.5 79.0-85.5 118 9.3 7.5-11.7 26 1.8 1.0- 3.0 40 3.8 2.5- 5.7 13 2.7 1.1- 6.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,133 1,322 59.8 56.3-63.3 255 12.4 10.5-14.6 109 5.6 3.9- 8.0 282 12.8 10.9-15.0 165 9.3 6.7-12.7
No 3,375 2,443 72.2 69.7-74.5 390 10.4 9.1-11.9 143 4.6 3.4- 6.1 257 7.6 6.3- 9.1 142 5.2 3.9- 7.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 108 76 73.8 61.2-83.4 10 9.1 4.2-18.8 5 1.4 0.5- 3.5 12 11.5 5.4-23.1 5 4.2 1.4-11.9
Non-Veteran 5,536 3,790 68.2 66.2-70.2 646 11.1 10.0-12.3 250 4.9 3.9- 6.1 535 9.2 8.1-10.4 315 6.7 5.4- 8.2

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a clinical breast exam and those 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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