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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Women age 50-74 who have had a mammogram in the past two years.

(CDC calculated variable. Meets Healthy People 2020 Objective C-17.)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,090 888 79.8 76.4-82.8 202 20.2 17.2-23.6
-Piedmont NC 444 356 79.4 74.4-83.7 88 20.6 16.3-25.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 305 249 81.3 75.2-86.3 56 18.7 13.7-24.8
Non-Hispanic Black 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
50-54 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 178 144 82.3 75.7-87.5 34 17.7 12.5-24.3
65-75 180 151 82.1 71.4-89.4 29 17.9 10.6-28.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 96 78 83.7 74.0-90.2 18 16.3 9.8-26.0
Some Post-H.S. 133 107 80.1 71.2-86.8 26 19.9 13.2-28.8
College Graduate 169 143 84.2 76.7-89.6 26 15.8 10.4-23.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 107 94 87.7 78.7-93.3 13 12.3 6.7-21.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 157 110 68.5 59.3-76.5 47 31.5 23.5-40.7
No 285 245 85.1 78.9-89.8 40 14.9 10.2-21.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 432 345 79.3 74.1-83.6 87 20.7 16.4-25.9
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 212 172 81.7 75.2-86.8 40 18.3 13.2-24.8
Regional City or Suburban County 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 119 96 79.0 68.6-86.6 23 21.0 13.4-31.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 169 140 83.8 76.9-88.9 29 16.2 11.1-23.1
Unemployed 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 173 145 81.4 71.0-88.6 28 18.6 11.4-29.0
Unable to Work 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 220 191 87.8 82.2-91.8 29 12.2 8.2-17.8
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 212 163 73.6 65.3-80.5 49 26.4 19.5-34.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 200 165 84.8 78.6-89.4 35 15.2 10.6-21.4

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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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