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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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%)
North Carolina 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
-Piedmont NC 2,850 1,808 65.8 63.0-68.5 440 13.6 11.9-15.5 160 5.5 4.3- 7.0 354 8.5 7.3- 9.8 88 6.6 4.8- 9.0
RACE
White 2,163 1,346 64.6 61.2-67.7 340 14.3 12.3-16.5 122 5.5 4.1- 7.3 298 9.9 8.4-11.7 57 5.7 3.7- 8.8
African American 515 342 70.4 64.5-75.7 77 12.5 9.1-17.0 28 5.7 3.4- 9.3 49 6.3 4.2- 9.4 19 5.1 2.8- 9.1
Other Minorities 155 108 63.5 52.0-73.6 19 10.3 6.0-17.2 10 6.0 2.7-12.9 7 2.7 1.2- 6.1 11 17.5 9.2-31.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 122 83 66.1 54.0-76.4 16 9.8 5.6-16.7 9 7.8 3.5-16.7 8 5.6 2.2-13.6 6 10.7 4.4-23.6
Non-Hispanic 2,721 1,719 65.7 62.8-68.5 424 13.9 12.2-15.8 150 5.4 4.1- 6.9 346 8.7 7.5-10.1 82 6.3 4.5- 8.9
AGE
18-24 91 50 54.5 42.4-66.1 10 8.4 4.4-15.7 5 6.0 2.1-16.0 2 2.1 0.5- 8.2 24 28.9 19.1-41.2
25-34 324 238 71.7 65.1-77.4 40 12.9 8.9-18.3 16 4.9 2.8- 8.4 16 4.7 2.7- 8.2 14 5.8 3.0-10.9
35-44 584 435 73.6 68.9-77.8 81 13.5 10.5-17.2 21 4.2 2.5- 7.1 40 7.7 5.3-10.9 7 1.0 0.4- 2.3
45-54 616 422 69.4 64.7-73.7 86 13.5 10.5-17.1 36 6.4 4.3- 9.4 57 8.5 6.3-11.5 15 2.3 1.2- 4.1
55-64 548 361 65.2 60.1-70.1 92 17.4 13.6-21.9 30 5.3 3.4- 8.1 63 12.0 9.0-15.8 2 0.1 0.0- 0.5
65+ 650 270 45.2 39.4-51.2 128 19.6 15.9-23.9 51 8.0 5.7-11.1 176 24.0 19.7-28.8 25 3.2 2.0- 5.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 246 106 51.2 40.0-62.3 40 12.9 7.8-20.6 32 16.9 9.5-28.2 56 12.7 8.3-19.0 12 6.3 2.4-15.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 698 400 59.4 53.3-65.1 107 13.0 9.9-16.9 39 6.0 3.8- 9.4 120 11.8 9.1-15.2 32 9.8 5.9-15.9
Some Post-H.S. 715 462 62.6 56.6-68.2 100 14.2 10.8-18.5 36 3.9 2.6- 5.7 91 9.7 7.2-13.0 26 9.7 5.5-16.6
College Graduate 1,185 836 75.4 72.0-78.5 193 13.8 11.5-16.5 52 3.5 2.4- 5.0 86 4.7 3.6- 6.0 18 2.7 1.3- 5.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 275 130 51.3 42.5-59.9 49 18.5 12.0-27.3 21 7.2 4.0-12.6 64 15.9 11.5-21.6 11 7.1 3.1-15.6
$15,000- 24,999 364 176 50.1 42.2-58.1 69 18.6 13.1-25.8 26 9.9 5.8-16.5 76 14.0 10.0-19.2 17 7.3 3.3-15.6
$25,000- 34,999 277 164 60.1 51.4-68.1 49 16.9 11.4-24.2 21 6.7 3.7-11.7 35 12.3 7.5-19.6 8 4.1 1.5-11.0
$35,000- 49,999 355 224 67.1 59.6-73.8 52 12.5 8.4-18.4 26 6.4 3.9-10.5 49 12.3 8.2-17.9 4 1.7 0.4- 6.6
$50,000-74,999 423 304 73.4 67.3-78.6 68 14.7 10.9-19.4 17 3.4 1.8- 6.6 30 7.1 4.5-11.0 4 1.4 0.3- 5.5
$75,000+ 701 548 78.9 74.3-82.9 98 13.3 10.4-16.9 22 2.4 1.5- 3.9 24 2.0 1.3- 3.3 9 3.3 1.3- 8.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 863 470 57.2 51.6-62.6 148 15.9 12.6-19.9 55 7.1 4.3-11.6 154 12.5 10.0-15.5 36 7.2 4.4-11.5
No 1,906 1,283 68.8 65.5-72.0 283 13.0 11.0-15.1 100 5.0 3.8- 6.6 193 7.1 5.8- 8.7 47 6.1 3.9- 9.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 60 44 74.0 56.5-86.2 4 10.1 3.0-29.0 3 1.4 0.4- 4.9 8 14.2 6.0-30.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7
Non-Veteran 2,790 1,764 65.6 62.8-68.4 436 13.7 12.0-15.5 157 5.6 4.4- 7.1 346 8.4 7.2- 9.7 87 6.7 4.8- 9.2

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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