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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

How long has it been since you had your last mammogram?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years > 3 years Never had mammogram
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,400 1,185 43.2 40.8-45.7 263 10.0 8.6-11.6 114 4.0 3.1- 5.2 247 10.0 8.5-11.7 591 32.7 30.3-35.2
-Piedmont NC 1,089 506 42.3 38.9-45.8 108 8.9 7.1-11.2 53 4.3 3.1- 6.1 102 9.4 7.5-11.9 320 35.0 31.7-38.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 692 345 46.1 41.7-50.5 73 9.4 7.1-12.4 33 4.7 3.0- 7.3 70 9.9 7.5-12.8 171 30.0 26.0-34.2
Non-Hispanic Black 248 110 38.4 31.4-45.9 24 10.1 6.2-16.1 *** *** *** 22 10.5 6.1-17.5 80 37.5 30.5-45.1
Other 149 51 30.3 22.9-39.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 69 56.3 47.3-64.9
AGE
18-34 244 17 6.8 4.1-11.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 201 83.4 77.5-88.0
35-44 162 49 32.4 24.7-41.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 82 47.3 38.7-56.1
45-54 179 112 58.9 50.2-67.1 24 12.3 7.4-19.8 *** *** *** 22 14.8 9.4-22.6 13 9.6 5.4-16.5
55-64 178 121 70.0 62.3-76.7 23 12.3 8.0-18.5 *** *** *** 23 12.0 7.8-18.1 *** *** ***
65-74 180 129 69.2 58.6-78.1 22 12.9 7.6-21.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 119 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 21 15.0 8.9-24.2 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 104 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 14.0 7.8-23.6 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 231 110 41.5 34.5-48.8 33 13.6 9.3-19.5 *** *** *** 18 6.7 4.0-10.8 56 33.5 26.5-41.2
Some Post-H.S. 305 133 39.3 33.2-45.7 33 9.3 6.2-13.8 *** *** *** 38 12.4 8.3-18.3 91 35.9 29.8-42.4
College Graduate 447 222 47.8 42.7-52.9 36 6.3 4.4- 8.8 21 4.2 2.6- 6.8 31 6.6 4.6- 9.6 137 35.1 30.2-40.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 85 *** *** *** 12 10.1 5.5-17.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 167 72 35.0 27.0-44.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** 19 10.1 6.1-16.3 51 40.3 31.6-49.7
$25,000- 34,999 89 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 121 49 37.7 28.7-47.7 14 10.9 6.0-19.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** 40 34.4 25.5-44.6
$50,000- 74,999 139 66 43.2 33.9-52.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 44 36.0 27.1-46.1
$75,000+ 265 145 52.7 45.7-59.5 20 6.2 3.9- 9.8 *** *** *** 20 9.3 5.2-16.0 68 28.0 22.2-34.5
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 316 154 42.0 35.6-48.7 29 9.6 5.9-15.3 19 4.5 2.5- 8.0 51 17.1 12.5-22.9 63 26.8 21.1-33.5
No 767 349 42.5 38.5-46.5 79 8.7 6.7-11.3 34 4.3 2.8- 6.5 51 6.5 4.6- 9.1 254 38.0 34.1-42.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 22 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,066 493 42.3 38.9-45.8 107 9.0 7.1-11.4 53 4.4 3.1- 6.2 99 9.3 7.3-11.8 314 34.9 31.6-38.4
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 593 254 39.3 34.8-43.9 53 7.7 5.5-10.7 26 2.9 1.9- 4.4 47 8.1 5.6-11.6 213 42.0 37.4-46.7
Regional City or Suburban County 266 125 42.1 35.3-49.3 24 8.2 4.8-13.7 *** *** *** 31 12.0 8.0-17.4 71 31.8 25.5-38.9
Rural 230 127 50.9 43.3-58.4 31 13.2 8.8-19.3 *** *** *** 24 9.7 6.1-15.0 36 20.2 14.4-27.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 546 224 39.4 34.9-44.1 49 7.8 5.6-10.8 23 3.8 2.4- 5.9 44 8.3 5.8-11.8 206 40.7 36.1-45.5
Unemployed 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 289 189 64.2 56.2-71.5 38 14.0 9.2-20.6 *** *** *** 33 11.7 7.5-17.7 *** *** ***
Unable to Work 78 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 17.6 9.6-29.9 *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 128 33 23.4 16.4-32.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 74 62.3 52.6-71.1
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 36 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 86 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 150 67 37.3 29.0-46.4 15 9.8 5.6-16.7 *** *** *** 23 17.8 11.8-26.1 36 30.6 22.4-40.3
151% to 200% 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 531 267 48.0 43.2-52.9 53 9.2 6.7-12.6 22 3.8 2.4- 6.0 38 8.0 5.3-11.9 151 30.9 26.6-35.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 456 223 44.3 38.9-49.8 47 9.4 6.4-13.4 *** *** *** 55 12.0 8.9-16.0 112 30.1 25.2-35.6
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 576 247 39.4 35.0-44.1 53 7.9 5.7-10.9 30 3.9 2.6- 5.8 44 8.0 5.4-11.5 202 40.7 36.1-45.5

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported ever having a mammogram and those respondents who were not asked formed the NEVER category.

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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