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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening
(formerly Women's Health)

Have you had a hysterectomy?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 7,006 2,264 25.5 24.3-26.7 4,742 74.5 73.3-75.7
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 4,833 1,640 27.4 25.9-28.9 3,193 72.6 71.1-74.1
Non-Hispanic Black 1,359 442 24.1 21.5-27.0 917 75.9 73.0-78.5
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 271 101 36.0 27.7-45.3 170 64.0 54.7-72.3
Non-Hispanic Other 151 27 12.3 7.7-19.3 124 87.7 80.7-92.3
Hispanic 336 35 11.0 6.8-17.4 301 89.0 82.6-93.2
AGE
18-34 1,055 23 2.8 1.6- 4.8 1,032 97.2 95.2-98.4
35-44 913 100 11.4 9.0-14.2 813 88.6 85.8-91.0
45-54 1,215 350 28.2 25.2-31.5 865 71.8 68.5-74.8
55-64 1,401 576 42.1 39.0-45.3 825 57.9 54.7-61.0
65-74 1,299 658 50.1 46.7-53.4 641 49.9 46.6-53.3
75+ 1,039 527 53.0 49.3-56.7 512 47.0 43.3-50.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 830 349 33.2 29.2-37.4 481 66.8 62.6-70.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,023 772 30.5 28.1-32.9 1,251 69.5 67.1-71.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,987 646 24.8 22.7-27.1 1,341 75.2 72.9-77.3
College Graduate 2,147 488 16.5 14.8-18.3 1,659 83.5 81.7-85.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 917 351 27.3 23.8-31.1 566 72.7 68.9-76.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,238 420 26.0 23.2-29.0 818 74.0 71.0-76.8
$25,000- 34,999 745 258 28.3 24.5-32.5 487 71.7 67.5-75.5
$35,000- 49,999 824 236 23.4 20.1-27.0 588 76.6 73.0-79.9
$50,000-74,999 786 225 25.0 21.6-28.8 561 75.0 71.2-78.4
$75,000+ 1,096 242 18.6 16.1-21.3 854 81.4 78.7-83.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,956 915 40.3 37.5-43.0 1,041 59.7 57.0-62.5
No 5,021 1,339 21.1 19.8-22.5 3,682 78.9 77.5-80.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 150 38 17.8 12.1-25.5 112 82.2 74.5-87.9
Non-Veteran 6,854 2,225 25.6 24.4-26.9 4,629 74.4 73.1-75.6

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported not being pregnant at time of interview.

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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