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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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

A mammogram is an x-ray of each breast to look for breast cancer. Have you ever had a mammogram?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,985 3,094 65.8 63.8-67.7 891 34.2 32.3-36.2
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 502 420 74.8 69.5-79.4 82 25.2 20.6-30.5
Region 3 373 289 67.6 61.5-73.2 84 32.4 26.8-38.5
Region 4 782 597 65.0 60.7-69.0 185 35.0 31.0-39.3
Region 5 578 432 59.2 53.8-64.3 146 40.8 35.7-46.2
Region 6 306 221 62.0 55.2-68.3 85 38.0 31.7-44.8
Region 7 585 444 65.3 59.9-70.2 141 34.7 29.8-40.1
Region 8 473 375 65.8 59.6-71.4 98 34.2 28.6-40.4
Region 9 & 10 386 316 69.8 63.0-75.8 70 30.2 24.2-37.0
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,259 995 66.3 62.7-69.8 264 33.7 30.2-37.3
Piedmont 2,167 1,633 63.6 61.0-66.2 534 36.4 33.8-39.0
Western NC 559 466 74.5 69.5-78.9 93 25.5 21.1-30.5
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 364 305 75.1 68.9-80.4 59 24.9 19.6-31.1
Northwest 626 499 70.2 65.5-74.5 127 29.8 25.5-34.5
Charlotte 669 498 63.0 58.4-67.3 171 37.0 32.7-41.6
Greensboro 470 363 62.3 56.1-68.1 107 37.7 31.9-43.9
Southern Regional 356 267 64.0 57.7-69.9 89 36.0 30.1-42.3
Southeast 331 270 68.7 61.1-75.3 61 31.3 24.7-38.9
Wake 583 422 60.9 55.8-65.9 161 39.1 34.1-44.2
Area L & Eastern 586 470 67.9 62.5-72.8 116 32.1 27.2-37.5

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

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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.

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