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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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Women's Health

How long has it been since your last breast exam?

  Total
Respond.#
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years 3-5 years More than 5 years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,450 1,772 72.7 70.4-74.9 375 15.8 14.0-17.7 127 4.8 3.9- 6.0 68 2.7 2.0- 3.6 108 4.0 3.2- 5.0
GENDER
Female 2,450 1,772 72.7 70.4-74.9 375 15.8 14.0-17.7 127 4.8 3.9- 6.0 68 2.7 2.0- 3.6 108 4.0 3.2- 5.0
RACE
White 1,832 1,300 70.3 67.6-72.9 288 16.7 14.6-19.0 106 5.4 4.3- 6.8 53 3.0 2.2- 4.2 85 4.6 3.6- 5.9
African American 547 414 78.1 73.3-82.3 79 14.1 10.6-18.5 17 2.7 1.4- 5.1 15 2.2 1.2- 4.0 22 2.9 1.6- 5.0
Other Minorities 49 39 79.6 61.2-90.6 6 10.0 3.8-24.0 3 10.0 2.6-31.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9
HISPANIC
Yes 54 41 67.7 49.4-81.8 10 26.7 13.6-45.7 1 1.1 0.2- 7.8 1 2.1 0.3-13.5 1 2.4 0.3-15.1
No 2,366 1,714 73.0 70.7-75.2 356 15.2 13.4-17.2 124 5.0 4.0- 6.2 66 2.8 2.1- 3.7 106 4.1 3.2- 5.1
AGE
18-24 158 126 79.3 70.2-86.2 22 14.5 8.8-23.0 7 4.8 1.9-11.5 3 1.4 0.4- 4.4 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 408 298 71.9 66.1-77.0 65 17.0 12.8-22.1 27 6.5 4.2- 9.9 8 1.7 0.7- 3.9 10 3.0 1.4- 6.4
35-44 483 344 73.2 67.9-77.9 79 16.2 12.4-20.9 30 4.3 2.7- 6.7 9 2.4 1.1- 5.0 21 4.0 2.4- 6.5
45-54 509 374 70.3 65.0-75.1 73 16.1 12.4-20.7 24 5.5 3.5- 8.8 18 4.0 2.3- 6.9 20 4.1 2.4- 6.7
55-64 382 269 71.2 65.4-76.4 59 15.6 11.7-20.5 15 2.9 1.5- 5.5 13 3.8 2.0- 6.8 26 6.5 4.0-10.3
65+ 484 338 71.5 66.2-76.3 76 15.0 11.4-19.5 23 4.7 2.7- 7.9 17 2.9 1.6- 5.2 30 5.9 3.8- 8.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 325 200 63.1 55.8-69.8 55 17.2 12.2-23.7 22 6.6 3.8-11.2 20 5.3 3.0- 9.1 28 7.9 4.9-12.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 794 544 68.9 64.6-72.9 142 17.9 14.7-21.5 52 6.1 4.4- 8.5 17 2.1 1.2- 3.8 39 4.9 3.4- 7.2
Some Post-H.S. 653 484 74.0 69.4-78.1 102 16.1 12.8-20.1 30 5.1 3.2- 8.0 14 2.2 1.2- 3.9 23 2.6 1.6- 4.3
College Graduate 676 543 80.4 76.3-83.9 76 12.2 9.3-15.9 23 2.2 1.3- 3.6 16 2.6 1.4- 4.6 18 2.6 1.5- 4.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 347 204 59.6 52.4-66.3 69 20.4 15.2-26.8 27 7.0 4.1-11.6 17 4.4 2.4- 7.7 30 8.7 5.6-13.3
$15,000- 24,999 446 312 71.8 66.1-76.9 69 15.5 11.6-20.5 24 5.1 3.1- 8.3 16 3.1 1.7- 5.6 25 4.4 2.7- 7.3
$25,000- 34,999 311 215 63.8 56.4-70.7 58 21.4 15.7-28.5 20 8.3 5.1-13.2 6 1.6 0.6- 4.4 12 4.9 2.5- 9.4
$35,000- 49,999 383 300 77.8 72.1-82.5 49 13.0 9.4-17.7 15 2.8 1.4- 5.4 7 3.1 1.4- 6.5 12 3.4 1.8- 6.3
$50,000+ 634 497 78.2 73.9-81.9 87 14.5 11.3-18.3 23 2.9 1.7- 4.7 18 3.0 1.7- 5.0 9 1.5 0.7- 3.2
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 109 79 74.0 64.0-82.1 18 15.4 9.3-24.5 5 3.4 1.3- 9.0 2 1.6 0.4- 6.1 5 5.5 2.2-13.5
Appalachia II 186 123 64.8 56.7-72.0 36 20.3 14.6-27.4 13 7.5 3.9-13.8 7 3.4 1.5- 7.4 7 4.1 1.9- 8.8
Appalachia III 150 105 67.7 58.8-75.4 21 16.5 10.6-24.6 8 5.1 2.4-10.3 10 8.0 4.2-14.7 6 2.8 1.2- 6.4
Catawba 110 79 73.4 63.7-81.3 12 10.9 6.0-18.9 7 6.1 2.7-13.4 6 5.2 2.2-11.9 6 4.4 1.9- 9.7
Edisto 60 46 78.6 65.7-87.6 6 10.0 4.4-21.5 5 5.8 2.3-14.0 1 1.2 0.2- 8.3 2 4.3 1.0-17.0
Low Country 104 74 72.7 62.2-81.1 21 21.3 13.8-31.6 3 2.3 0.6- 8.2 0 0.0 . - . 6 3.7 1.6- 8.4
Palmetto 259 202 78.9 72.8-83.9 27 11.1 7.3-16.5 14 4.8 2.7- 8.4 6 2.0 0.9- 4.5 10 3.2 1.6- 6.2
Pee Dee 730 525 71.9 67.5-76.0 118 16.8 13.4-20.9 38 5.3 3.7- 7.7 21 2.8 1.7- 4.6 28 3.1 2.0- 4.8
Savannah 86 65 75.8 64.4-84.4 15 17.4 10.2-28.1 1 2.0 0.3-12.6 2 1.7 0.4- 7.0 3 3.2 1.0- 9.7
Trident 251 187 76.4 70.2-81.7 34 13.1 9.2-18.4 10 3.8 1.9- 7.3 6 2.4 1.0- 5.7 14 4.2 2.4- 7.4
Upper Savannah 160 117 71.3 59.7-80.6 25 20.3 11.9-32.5 11 5.0 2.3-10.6 2 1.1 0.2- 6.0 5 2.2 0.8- 6.0
Waccamaw 127 85 68.3 58.0-77.0 21 16.5 10.5-24.9 5 3.9 1.4- 9.9 4 3.4 1.2- 9.4 12 8.0 4.1-14.7
Wateree 83 58 66.2 53.1-77.2 17 23.9 14.5-36.8 6 8.3 3.3-19.2 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
Palmetto: Fairfield,Lexington,Newberry,Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield,Darlington,Dillon,Florence,Marion,Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley,Charleston,Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville,Edgefield,Greenwood,Laurens,McCormick,Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown,Horry,Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon,Kershaw,Lee,Sumter

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