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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

Had a mammogram within the past 2 years (Age 40+)
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,739 1,330 74.7 71.9-77.4 409 25.3 22.6-28.1
-Piedmont NC 734 559 74.2 70.0-78.0 175 25.8 22.0-30.0
GENDER
Female 734 559 74.2 70.0-78.0 175 25.8 22.0-30.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 504 391 75.8 70.9-80.2 113 24.2 19.8-29.1
Non-Hispanic Black 159 118 71.0 60.4-79.6 41 29.0 20.4-39.6
Other 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
35-44 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 179 136 71.2 62.7-78.5 43 28.8 21.5-37.3
55-64 178 144 82.3 75.7-87.5 34 17.7 12.5-24.3
65-74 180 151 82.1 71.4-89.4 29 17.9 10.6-28.6
75+ 119 86 75.1 64.4-83.3 33 24.9 16.7-35.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 172 134 76.9 68.7-83.5 38 23.1 16.5-31.3
Some Post-H.S. 203 150 73.0 64.4-80.1 53 27.0 19.9-35.6
College Graduate 287 235 81.2 75.5-85.9 52 18.8 14.1-24.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 93 77 82.8 72.3-90.0 16 17.2 10.0-27.7
$75,000+ 186 153 78.3 69.1-85.3 33 21.7 14.7-30.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 261 177 66.0 58.5-72.8 84 34.0 27.2-41.5
No 469 379 78.5 73.2-83.0 90 21.5 17.0-26.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 718 546 74.3 70.0-78.1 172 25.7 21.9-30.0
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 356 272 75.9 69.8-81.0 84 24.1 19.0-30.2
Regional City or Suburban County 192 142 70.3 61.4-77.8 50 29.7 22.2-38.6
Rural 186 145 76.0 67.7-82.8 41 24.0 17.2-32.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 302 237 77.2 70.9-82.5 65 22.8 17.5-29.1
Unemployed 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 282 223 78.1 70.5-84.2 59 21.9 15.8-29.5
Unable to Work 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 363 296 79.4 73.4-84.3 67 20.6 15.7-26.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 333 252 73.5 67.2-79.0 81 26.5 21.0-32.8
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 355 268 73.8 67.6-79.2 87 26.2 20.8-32.4

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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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