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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

A Pap test is a test for cancer of the cervix. Have you ever had a Pap test?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,677 1,562 89.9 87.8-91.8 115 10.1 8.2-12.2
-Piedmont NC 811 748 89.2 86.1-91.6 63 10.8 8.4-13.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 503 471 91.4 87.7-94.0 32 8.6 6.0-12.3
Non-Hispanic Black 184 170 88.4 80.6-93.3 14 11.6 6.7-19.4
Other 124 107 80.9 70.9-88.0 17 19.1 12.0-29.1
AGE
18-34 236 193 77.3 70.3-83.0 43 22.7 17.0-29.7
35-44 150 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 132 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 157 138 83.9 75.4-89.9 19 16.1 10.1-24.6
Some Post-H.S. 219 200 88.8 82.8-92.9 19 11.2 7.1-17.2
College Graduate 362 344 93.2 89.1-95.8 18 6.8 4.2-10.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 226 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 194 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 612 562 88.7 85.1-91.5 50 11.3 8.5-14.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 791 728 88.9 85.8-91.4 63 11.1 8.6-14.2
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 466 420 85.0 80.2-88.8 46 15.0 11.2-19.8
Regional City or Suburban County 192 179 93.0 87.9-96.1 13 7.0 3.9-12.1
Rural 153 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 461 435 92.4 88.7-94.9 26 7.6 5.1-11.3
Unemployed 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 153 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 118 92 73.8 63.6-82.0 26 26.2 18.0-36.4
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 420 402 93.5 89.6-96.0 18 6.5 4.0-10.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 321 301 92.5 88.2-95.3 20 7.5 4.7-11.8
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 451 409 86.4 81.7-90.0 42 13.6 10.0-18.3

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator.

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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