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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Women's Health

Had a mammogram within the past 2 years (Age 50+)
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,869 3,965 81.2 79.6-82.6 904 18.8 17.4-20.4
-Western NC 836 652 76.7 72.7-80.2 184 23.3 19.8-27.3
RACE
White 787 615 77.0 73.0-80.7 172 23.0 19.3-27.0
African American 19 16 80.6 45.0-95.5 3 19.4 4.5-55.0
Other Minorities 29 21 54.8 26.6-80.2 8 45.2 19.8-73.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 13 11 77.6 40.4-94.7 2 22.4 5.3-59.6
Non-Hispanic 822 640 76.6 72.6-80.2 182 23.4 19.8-27.4
AGE
50-54 93 60 59.4 46.0-71.5 33 40.6 28.5-54.0
55-64 260 211 82.6 76.8-87.2 49 17.4 12.8-23.2
65+ 483 381 79.0 74.4-83.0 102 21.0 17.0-25.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 142 100 71.6 62.0-79.5 42 28.4 20.5-38.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 273 211 72.0 63.9-78.9 62 28.0 21.1-36.1
Some Post-H.S. 212 170 79.8 71.8-86.0 42 20.2 14.0-28.2
College Graduate 209 171 83.3 76.7-88.4 38 16.7 11.6-23.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 133 98 76.1 66.6-83.5 35 23.9 16.5-33.4
$15,000- 24,999 179 132 64.9 55.5-73.2 47 35.1 26.8-44.5
$25,000- 34,999 95 77 79.1 67.5-87.4 18 20.9 12.6-32.5
$35,000- 49,999 108 87 75.1 60.9-85.4 21 24.9 14.6-39.1
$50,000-74,999 72 62 83.6 68.7-92.3 10 16.4 7.7-31.3
$75,000+ 70 64 91.7 81.8-96.5 6 8.3 3.5-18.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 428 328 74.3 68.4-79.4 100 25.7 20.6-31.6
No 392 315 79.6 73.9-84.3 77 20.4 15.7-26.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 13 12 93.2 63.2-99.1 1 6.8 0.9-36.8
Non-Veteran 823 640 76.5 72.4-80.1 183 23.5 19.9-27.6

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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.

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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