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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening
(formerly 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%)
TOTAL 4,324 3,445 79.4 77.8-81.0 879 20.6 19.0-22.2
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 3,245 2,580 79.4 77.6-81.2 665 20.6 18.8-22.4
Non-Hispanic Black 756 628 80.9 76.2-84.9 128 19.1 15.1-23.8
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 171 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Hispanic 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
50-54 663 529 76.5 71.5-80.7 134 23.5 19.3-28.5
55-64 1,402 1,132 80.9 78.3-83.3 270 19.1 16.7-21.7
65-74 1,275 1,053 83.0 80.2-85.4 222 17.0 14.6-19.8
75+ 984 731 75.6 72.1-78.8 253 24.4 21.2-27.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 572 383 66.2 60.7-71.4 189 33.8 28.6-39.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,397 1,110 78.8 75.9-81.4 287 21.2 18.6-24.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,161 937 82.4 79.6-84.9 224 17.6 15.1-20.4
College Graduate 1,182 1,004 85.8 83.0-88.2 178 14.2 11.8-17.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 562 380 66.2 60.7-71.2 182 33.8 28.8-39.3
$15,000- 24,999 772 576 72.1 66.9-76.7 196 27.9 23.3-33.1
$25,000- 34,999 490 386 77.7 72.6-82.1 104 22.3 17.9-27.4
$35,000- 49,999 504 432 84.9 80.5-88.5 72 15.1 11.5-19.5
$50,000-74,999 457 400 87.1 82.8-90.5 57 12.9 9.5-17.2
$75,000+ 589 518 86.8 82.8-90.0 71 13.2 10.0-17.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,520 1,125 73.9 70.7-76.9 395 26.1 23.1-29.3
No 2,783 2,304 82.3 80.4-84.1 479 17.7 15.9-19.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 4,246 3,385 79.5 77.8-81.1 861 20.5 18.9-22.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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.

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