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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 690 382 58.8 53.8-63.6 115 15.5 12.3-19.3 49 5.8 4.0- 8.3 117 14.9 11.9-18.5 27 5.1 2.8- 9.1
RACE
White 623 338 59.2 54.1-64.2 107 15.0 11.9-18.7 44 5.8 4.0- 8.6 109 14.8 11.7-18.5 25 5.2 2.8- 9.5
African American 19 11 50.1 24.4-75.8 3 18.2 5.2-47.5 0 0.0 . - . 5 31.7 11.6-62.3 0 0.0 . - .
Other Minorities 42 30 50.4 22.2-78.4 5 30.7 8.3-68.4 3 6.5 1.2-28.8 3 10.5 2.4-36.0 1 2.0 0.3-13.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 19 10 75.6 49.8-90.6 4 14.2 3.9-40.3 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 3 3.7 0.9-13.9 1 6.3 0.9-34.2
Non-Hispanic 670 371 58.2 53.1-63.1 111 15.5 12.3-19.5 48 6.0 4.1- 8.6 114 15.3 12.2-19.0 26 5.0 2.7- 9.2
AGE
18-24 25 17 60.1 34.2-81.3 1 3.0 0.4-19.1 1 4.5 0.6-26.4 0 0.0 . - . 6 32.4 12.6-61.3
25-34 71 52 72.7 58.4-83.5 11 17.3 8.6-31.7 3 2.5 0.7- 9.2 5 7.5 3.0-17.7 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 106 68 63.9 53.1-73.5 20 18.8 11.7-28.9 5 6.0 2.4-14.2 10 8.4 4.3-15.7 3 2.9 0.9- 9.0
45-54 128 77 55.8 44.9-66.1 12 10.4 5.7-18.3 9 6.3 2.8-13.4 29 27.1 18.0-38.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8
55-64 142 89 61.6 51.5-70.7 23 17.4 11.2-25.9 5 2.5 0.9- 6.6 22 17.0 10.3-26.8 3 1.6 0.5- 5.2
65+ 208 73 36.9 29.5-45.0 48 19.1 14.2-25.3 24 10.4 6.6-15.9 49 25.5 19.1-33.2 14 8.0 4.6-13.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 75 35 45.8 32.7-59.4 8 7.9 3.7-15.9 8 10.6 4.9-21.2 17 27.5 16.3-42.4 7 8.3 3.7-17.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 200 105 56.0 46.7-64.9 35 17.6 11.4-26.0 12 3.5 1.7- 7.1 37 18.2 12.1-26.3 11 4.8 2.3- 9.7
Some Post-H.S. 192 101 56.1 46.3-65.5 32 13.0 8.4-19.5 17 6.8 3.6-12.4 34 14.3 9.4-21.1 8 9.8 3.8-23.3
College Graduate 222 141 67.7 59.3-75.1 40 17.8 12.1-25.4 11 5.4 2.3-12.0 29 9.0 5.9-13.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 79 27 44.6 31.0-59.2 20 21.3 12.7-33.5 6 3.1 1.2- 8.0 22 26.7 16.2-40.6 4 4.3 1.5-11.6
$15,000- 24,999 127 62 48.5 36.9-60.3 24 21.5 12.6-34.3 12 6.9 3.5-12.9 25 20.9 13.4-31.0 4 2.3 0.7- 6.8
$25,000- 34,999 90 46 53.0 40.1-65.6 14 16.4 8.6-29.2 8 8.8 4.0-18.1 18 15.7 9.0-26.1 4 6.0 1.8-18.4
$35,000- 49,999 94 59 63.3 49.6-75.1 10 10.0 4.6-20.4 6 5.9 2.2-15.1 18 20.5 11.4-34.1 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3
$50,000-74,999 81 55 70.6 58.3-80.5 18 18.4 10.9-29.2 4 4.5 1.4-13.7 4 6.5 2.4-16.5 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 94 71 74.0 60.1-84.3 12 10.6 5.0-20.9 4 5.5 1.5-18.8 5 4.3 1.4-12.3 2 5.6 1.2-22.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 251 120 48.9 40.6-57.3 41 17.1 11.3-25.1 21 6.1 3.6-10.0 56 21.5 15.6-28.9 13 6.3 2.8-13.5
No 421 250 62.9 56.7-68.8 72 15.2 11.5-19.8 27 5.7 3.4- 9.4 59 11.7 8.5-15.8 13 4.5 1.9-10.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 9 6 71.9 35.4-92.3 1 8.8 1.1-44.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 6.2 0.8-35.8 1 13.0 1.7-56.0
Non-Veteran 681 376 58.7 53.7-63.6 114 15.5 12.3-19.4 49 5.8 4.0- 8.4 116 15.0 12.0-18.6 26 5.0 2.7- 9.0

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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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