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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Women's Health

How long has it been since you had your last mammogram?*

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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 7,456 4,197 44.1 42.4-45.9 879 10.5 9.5-11.5 348 4.0 3.4- 4.6 723 8.5 7.7- 9.4 1,309 32.9 31.0-34.9
-Western NC 1,181 666 48.8 44.9-52.7 146 11.3 9.2-13.8 59 5.7 4.0- 8.2 132 10.4 8.3-12.9 178 23.8 20.2-27.7
RACE
White 1,083 609 48.9 44.9-52.9 139 11.8 9.5-14.5 51 5.2 3.6- 7.4 123 10.6 8.5-13.2 161 23.5 19.8-27.6
African American 34 21 55.5 34.5-74.7 3 4.3 1.3-13.9 2 7.1 1.4-29.5 3 9.6 2.5-30.6 5 23.5 9.9-46.1
Other Minorities 58 34 40.0 18.5-66.2 3 2.6 0.6-10.7 4 19.9 3.9-60.5 6 6.7 1.9-21.4 11 30.7 13.5-55.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 27 12 39.8 20.8-62.6 5 9.5 3.4-23.6 3 3.5 0.9-13.1 1 4.5 0.6-26.2 6 42.7 21.2-67.3
Non-Hispanic 1,152 653 49.0 45.0-52.9 140 11.3 9.2-13.9 56 5.8 4.0- 8.3 131 10.6 8.5-13.1 172 23.3 19.8-27.3
AGE
18-24 26 4 14.7 5.2-34.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 22 85.3 65.1-94.8
25-34 77 6 8.8 3.4-20.8 2 4.2 0.9-17.6 3 7.7 2.4-22.0 6 7.1 2.5-19.0 60 72.1 57.4-83.2
35-44 132 46 36.5 27.3-46.8 20 14.7 9.0-23.1 9 8.1 3.8-16.7 13 8.4 4.8-14.6 44 32.2 24.0-41.8
45-54 187 107 58.9 50.0-67.2 23 9.8 6.1-15.3 10 5.2 2.5-10.7 33 19.8 13.1-28.7 14 6.4 3.5-11.3
55-64 260 175 66.8 59.7-73.1 36 15.8 11.1-22.0 10 4.3 2.2- 8.3 26 8.9 5.8-13.4 13 4.2 2.1- 8.0
65+ 483 319 66.9 61.9-71.6 62 12.1 9.2-15.6 27 5.5 3.5- 8.5 52 10.8 7.9-14.5 23 4.8 3.0- 7.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 169 97 53.0 43.1-62.7 18 8.3 4.9-13.7 11 6.8 3.6-12.5 26 16.2 9.3-26.8 17 15.7 9.4-25.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 366 192 44.7 37.9-51.7 53 10.2 7.2-14.4 22 7.1 3.8-12.9 46 12.8 8.9-18.0 53 25.1 19.1-32.3
Some Post-H.S. 327 189 48.8 41.4-56.3 32 8.7 5.8-12.8 12 4.2 1.9- 9.0 32 9.0 5.8-13.7 62 29.3 22.1-37.7
College Graduate 317 187 51.8 44.4-59.2 42 16.1 11.1-22.8 14 5.4 2.7-10.4 28 6.7 4.3-10.3 46 20.0 14.2-27.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 175 80 39.4 30.5-49.0 32 13.7 9.2-20.0 8 7.3 2.7-18.0 31 16.5 10.5-25.0 24 23.1 15.1-33.7
$15,000- 24,999 231 117 38.1 30.2-46.7 35 13.4 9.0-19.4 16 8.3 3.8-17.0 31 13.5 8.9-20.1 32 26.7 18.8-36.4
$25,000- 34,999 138 80 49.6 39.1-60.1 9 4.3 1.7-10.1 5 4.0 1.6- 9.8 15 12.6 7.0-21.6 29 29.6 20.2-41.0
$35,000- 49,999 151 89 47.3 36.7-58.1 15 11.2 6.0-20.0 8 5.7 2.5-12.6 15 11.4 5.8-21.3 24 24.4 15.6-36.0
$50,000-74,999 129 83 61.2 49.8-71.5 13 10.2 4.9-20.0 4 3.9 1.3-11.2 10 7.1 3.3-14.6 19 17.6 10.7-27.7
$75,000+ 126 88 57.7 46.1-68.6 14 12.1 6.4-21.5 5 5.5 1.9-15.0 5 2.8 1.1- 7.4 14 21.9 12.9-34.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 531 297 50.2 44.3-56.0 78 11.2 8.6-14.5 32 7.1 4.4-11.3 71 12.7 9.3-17.0 53 18.9 14.0-25.0
No 622 357 48.0 42.7-53.3 67 11.7 8.7-15.6 25 4.9 2.8- 8.3 60 9.1 6.6-12.5 113 26.2 21.4-31.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 14 11 82.8 55.1-95.0 2 11.8 2.7-39.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.4 0.7-31.2 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 1,167 655 48.5 44.6-52.5 144 11.3 9.1-13.8 59 5.8 4.0- 8.2 131 10.4 8.4-12.9 178 24.0 20.4-27.9

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a mammogram 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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