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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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
-Piedmont NC 619 521 82.4 78.4-85.8 98 17.6 14.2-21.6
GENDER
Female 619 521 82.4 78.4-85.8 98 17.6 14.2-21.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 362 306 83.1 78.0-87.2 56 16.9 12.8-22.0
Non-Hispanic Black 147 124 82.3 72.5-89.2 23 17.7 10.8-27.5
Other 110 91 79.9 69.9-87.2 19 20.1 12.8-30.1
AGE
18-34 210 176 81.7 74.7-87.1 34 18.3 12.9-25.3
35-44 150 129 82.5 72.4-89.4 21 17.5 10.6-27.6
45-54 130 112 84.5 75.9-90.5 18 15.5 9.5-24.1
55-64 115 91 80.9 71.7-87.7 24 19.1 12.3-28.3
65-74 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 95 76 79.9 69.6-87.3 19 20.1 12.7-30.4
Some Post-H.S. 161 134 81.2 72.3-87.7 27 18.8 12.3-27.7
College Graduate 306 268 85.9 80.7-89.8 38 14.1 10.2-19.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 87 72 84.1 73.4-91.0 15 15.9 9.0-26.6
$25,000- 34,999 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 89 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 200 176 83.9 75.7-89.7 24 16.1 10.3-24.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 128 93 72.4 62.5-80.4 35 27.6 19.6-37.5
No 489 427 85.3 80.8-88.8 62 14.7 11.2-19.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 604 508 82.3 78.2-85.7 96 17.7 14.3-21.8
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 368 312 81.4 75.7-86.0 56 18.6 14.0-24.3
Regional City or Suburban County 144 117 80.8 72.4-87.1 27 19.2 12.9-27.6
Rural 107 92 88.5 80.7-93.4 15 11.5 6.6-19.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 423 359 82.8 77.9-86.8 64 17.2 13.2-22.1
Unemployed 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 96 79 80.0 68.5-88.1 17 20.0 11.9-31.5
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 68 53 79.3 67.6-87.5 15 20.7 12.5-32.4
151% to 200% 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 350 308 85.9 80.4-90.0 42 14.1 10.0-19.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 238 195 80.9 74.4-86.1 43 19.1 13.9-25.6
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 355 304 82.6 76.9-87.1 51 17.4 12.9-23.1

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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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