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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Women's Health

Had a mammogram within the past 2 years and a clinical breast exam within a year (Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,993 3,664 60.8 59.0-62.5 2,329 39.2 37.5-41.0
-Piedmont NC 3,457 2,164 62.9 60.7-65.0 1,293 37.1 35.0-39.3
RACE
White 2,786 1,755 64.0 61.6-66.3 1,031 36.0 33.7-38.4
African American 561 348 60.0 54.2-65.6 213 40.0 34.4-45.8
Other Minorities 98 54 58.4 46.4-69.5 44 41.6 30.5-53.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 71 41 48.7 34.3-63.3 30 51.3 36.7-65.7
Non-Hispanic 3,378 2,117 63.3 61.1-65.5 1,261 36.7 34.5-38.9
AGE
40-44 337 176 53.1 46.6-59.5 161 46.9 40.5-53.4
45-54 828 548 67.1 63.0-71.0 280 32.9 29.0-37.0
55-64 901 619 67.7 63.7-71.5 282 32.3 28.5-36.3
65+ 1,391 821 59.8 56.2-63.3 570 40.2 36.7-43.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 389 178 46.5 38.9-54.3 211 53.5 45.7-61.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 991 595 59.8 55.7-63.8 396 40.2 36.2-44.3
Some Post-H.S. 908 571 61.8 57.4-65.9 337 38.2 34.1-42.6
College Graduate 1,166 819 71.6 68.2-74.8 347 28.4 25.2-31.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 381 183 43.4 36.7-50.4 198 56.6 49.6-63.3
$15,000- 24,999 543 266 43.7 38.1-49.5 277 56.3 50.5-61.9
$25,000- 34,999 359 219 58.9 51.8-65.6 140 41.1 34.4-48.2
$35,000- 49,999 436 286 64.3 58.3-70.0 150 35.7 30.0-41.7
$50,000-74,999 460 321 67.9 62.2-73.1 139 32.1 26.9-37.8
$75,000+ 673 513 76.2 71.9-80.0 160 23.8 20.0-28.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,364 783 57.7 54.0-61.3 581 42.3 38.7-46.0
No 2,010 1,319 65.4 62.6-68.1 691 34.6 31.9-37.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 65 37 57.6 41.1-72.6 28 42.4 27.4-58.9
Non-Veteran 3,391 2,126 63.0 60.8-65.2 1,265 37.0 34.8-39.2

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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.

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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