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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Women age 21-65 who have had a pap test in the past three years.

(CDC calculated variable. Partially meets Healthy People 2020 Objective C-15.)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,898 1,627 85.8 83.9-87.5 271 14.2 12.5-16.1
-Eastern NC 592 514 87.5 84.1-90.3 78 12.5 9.7-15.9
RACE
White 370 320 86.9 82.5-90.4 50 13.1 9.6-17.5
African American 168 147 89.6 82.5-94.0 21 10.4 6.0-17.5
Other minorities 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 546 477 88.0 84.5-90.8 69 12.0 9.2-15.5
AGE
21-34 153 134 88.3 81.6-92.8 19 11.7 7.2-18.4
35-54 261 228 88.0 82.8-91.8 33 12.0 8.2-17.2
55-64 162 139 84.9 77.3-90.2 23 15.1 9.8-22.7
65 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 156 127 84.7 77.5-89.9 29 15.3 10.1-22.5
Some Post-H.S. 166 145 88.5 81.8-92.9 21 11.5 7.1-18.2
College Graduate 221 204 93.1 88.7-95.9 17 6.9 4.1-11.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 88 67 80.8 70.5-88.2 21 19.2 11.8-29.5
$25,000- 34,999 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 213 199 93.6 89.0-96.3 14 6.4 3.7-11.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 124 105 87.0 79.4-92.0 19 13.0 8.0-20.6
No 465 407 87.9 84.0-91.0 58 12.1 9.0-16.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 561 486 87.3 83.8-90.2 75 12.7 9.8-16.2
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 480 417 87.6 83.8-90.6 63 12.4 9.4-16.2
No 112 97 87.1 78.2-92.7 15 12.9 7.3-21.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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.

**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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