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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 680 538 79.9 75.4-83.8 142 20.1 16.2-24.6
GENDER
Female 680 538 79.9 75.4-83.8 142 20.1 16.2-24.6
RACE
White 617 484 80.0 75.3-84.0 133 20.0 16.0-24.7
African American 18 14 70.2 38.0-90.0 4 29.8 10.0-62.0
Other Minorities 41 37 87.5 62.8-96.7 4 12.5 3.3-37.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 19 15 90.0 67.7-97.5 4 10.0 2.5-32.3
Non-Hispanic 661 523 79.6 75.0-83.6 138 20.4 16.4-25.0
AGE
18-24 25 19 67.6 38.7-87.4 6 32.4 12.6-61.3
25-34 71 66 92.5 82.3-97.0 5 7.5 3.0-17.7
35-44 106 93 88.7 80.8-93.7 13 11.3 6.3-19.2
45-54 128 98 72.5 61.1-81.6 30 27.5 18.4-38.9
55-64 142 117 81.4 71.7-88.4 25 18.6 11.6-28.3
65+ 208 145 66.5 58.5-73.6 63 33.5 26.4-41.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 73 50 64.6 50.1-76.9 23 35.4 23.1-49.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 199 151 76.8 68.3-83.6 48 23.2 16.4-31.7
Some Post-H.S. 188 147 75.7 64.7-84.1 41 24.3 15.9-35.3
College Graduate 220 190 90.8 86.1-94.0 30 9.2 6.0-13.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 78 53 69.6 55.5-80.7 25 30.4 19.3-44.5
$15,000- 24,999 126 97 76.8 66.5-84.7 29 23.2 15.3-33.5
$25,000- 34,999 90 68 78.2 66.1-86.9 22 21.8 13.1-33.9
$35,000- 49,999 93 74 78.9 65.3-88.2 19 21.1 11.8-34.7
$50,000-74,999 81 77 93.5 83.5-97.6 4 6.5 2.4-16.5
$75,000+ 92 85 89.9 76.0-96.2 7 10.1 3.8-24.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 249 181 72.1 63.8-79.1 68 27.9 20.9-36.2
No 413 342 83.7 78.0-88.1 71 16.3 11.9-22.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 9 7 80.7 42.7-95.9 2 19.3 4.1-57.3
Non-Veteran 671 531 79.9 75.4-83.8 140 20.1 16.2-24.6

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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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