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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Women age 50-74 who have had a mammogram in the past two years.

(CDC calculated variable. Meets Healthy People 2020 Objective C-17.)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,899 1,553 80.7 78.5-82.7 346 19.3 17.3-21.5
-Piedmont NC 959 777 80.8 77.8-83.5 182 19.2 16.5-22.2
RACE
White 707 573 81.5 78.1-84.5 134 18.5 15.5-21.9
African American 199 165 79.9 72.4-85.7 34 20.1 14.3-27.6
Other minorities 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 936 759 80.9 77.9-83.7 177 19.1 16.3-22.1
AGE
50-54 176 141 80.1 72.9-85.9 35 19.9 14.1-27.1
55-64 386 317 81.7 77.0-85.6 69 18.3 14.4-23.0
65-74 397 319 80.2 75.3-84.3 78 19.8 15.7-24.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 89 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 260 204 77.9 71.6-83.1 56 22.1 16.9-28.4
Some Post-H.S. 275 215 80.2 74.3-84.9 60 19.8 15.1-25.7
College Graduate 334 293 88.4 84.2-91.6 41 11.6 8.4-15.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 148 106 69.8 60.6-77.5 42 30.2 22.5-39.4
$25,000- 34,999 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 124 99 76.2 66.1-84.0 25 23.8 16.0-33.9
$50,000+ 309 270 88.8 84.3-92.2 39 11.2 7.8-15.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 326 242 72.8 66.8-78.1 84 27.2 21.9-33.2
No 626 531 85.0 81.6-88.0 95 15.0 12.0-18.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 943 763 80.8 77.8-83.5 180 19.2 16.5-22.2
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 363 292 82.1 77.4-86.0 71 17.9 14.0-22.6
No 596 485 80.1 76.0-83.6 111 19.9 16.4-24.0

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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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