2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

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 1,236 1,027 82.6 79.8-85.2 209 17.4 14.8-20.2
-Eastern NC 422 354 84.2 79.6-88.0 68 15.8 12.0-20.4
GENDER
Female 422 354 84.2 79.6-88.0 68 15.8 12.0-20.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 249 204 82.1 75.8-87.1 45 17.9 12.9-24.2
Non-Hispanic Black 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 117 101 86.3 77.8-91.9 16 13.7 8.1-22.2
35-44 97 82 84.8 75.2-91.2 15 15.2 8.8-24.8
45-54 102 86 86.6 77.4-92.4 16 13.4 7.6-22.6
55-64 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 91 75 83.6 72.9-90.6 16 16.4 9.4-27.1
Some Post-H.S. 137 114 82.3 73.5-88.6 23 17.7 11.4-26.5
College Graduate 152 134 90.0 83.8-94.0 18 10.0 6.0-16.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 114 95 88.2 80.2-93.2 19 11.8 6.8-19.8
No 308 259 83.0 77.3-87.5 49 17.0 12.5-22.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 387 326 85.2 80.6-88.9 61 14.8 11.1-19.4
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 101 81 83.5 74.2-89.9 20 16.5 10.1-25.8
Rural 301 257 85.2 79.4-89.6 44 14.8 10.4-20.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 250 220 88.6 83.4-92.3 30 11.4 7.7-16.6
Unemployed 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 180 155 84.9 77.5-90.2 25 15.1 9.8-22.5
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 140 121 86.4 76.4-92.5 19 13.6 7.5-23.6
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 213 176 83.7 77.2-88.6 37 16.3 11.4-22.8
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 69 57 82.8 70.4-90.7 12 17.2 9.3-29.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2018 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2018 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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