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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Females age 18+ who have had a Pap test in the past 3 years?*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,814 4,022 84.0 82.1-85.8 792 16.0 14.2-17.9
-Piedmont NC 2,813 2,372 84.8 82.3-87.0 441 15.2 13.0-17.7
GENDER
Female 2,813 2,372 84.8 82.3-87.0 441 15.2 13.0-17.7
RACE
White 2,142 1,788 84.2 81.2-86.8 354 15.8 13.2-18.8
African American 508 440 88.4 83.9-91.7 68 11.6 8.3-16.1
Other Minorities 151 133 79.5 66.6-88.3 18 20.5 11.7-33.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 122 108 83.7 71.3-91.4 14 16.3 8.6-28.7
Non-Hispanic 2,686 2,259 84.8 82.3-87.1 427 15.2 12.9-17.7
AGE
18-24 91 65 68.9 56.7-79.0 26 31.1 21.0-43.3
25-34 324 294 89.5 84.2-93.2 30 10.5 6.8-15.8
35-44 584 537 91.3 88.0-93.8 47 8.7 6.2-12.0
45-54 616 544 89.2 86.0-91.8 72 10.8 8.2-14.0
55-64 548 483 87.9 84.1-90.9 65 12.1 9.1-15.9
65+ 650 449 72.8 67.9-77.3 201 27.2 22.7-32.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 246 178 81.0 72.2-87.5 68 19.0 12.5-27.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 689 538 78.2 72.4-83.1 151 21.8 16.9-27.6
Some Post-H.S. 706 589 80.4 74.1-85.5 117 19.6 14.5-25.9
College Graduate 1,170 1,066 92.6 90.1-94.5 104 7.4 5.5- 9.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 272 197 76.9 69.0-83.2 75 23.1 16.8-31.0
$15,000- 24,999 363 270 78.6 71.1-84.6 93 21.4 15.4-28.9
$25,000- 34,999 276 233 83.5 75.3-89.3 43 16.5 10.7-24.7
$35,000- 49,999 348 295 85.8 79.6-90.3 53 14.2 9.7-20.4
$50,000-74,999 421 387 91.5 87.0-94.5 34 8.5 5.5-13.0
$75,000+ 695 662 94.6 90.2-97.1 33 5.4 2.9- 9.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 857 667 80.1 75.6-84.0 190 19.9 16.0-24.4
No 1,876 1,637 86.7 83.6-89.3 239 13.3 10.7-16.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 57 48 84.2 67.2-93.2 9 15.8 6.8-32.8
Non-Veteran 2,756 2,324 84.8 82.3-87.0 432 15.2 13.0-17.7

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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 test, and those who
never had a Pap test were included in the NO 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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