Percentage of Women Ages 50 Years and Older Who
Reported They Had Not Had a Clinical Breast Exam
and a Mammogram within the Preceding Two Years

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 343 30.5 1.5 27.5 33.5
  . . . . .
AGE GROUP . . . . .
50-69 years 170 26.1 1.9 22.4 29.9
70+ years 173 37.3 2.4 32.6 42.1
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White, Non-Hispanic 316 30.4 1.6 27.3 33.4
Black, Non-Hispanic 9 17.7 6.0 6.0 29.4
Other Race, Non-Hispanic 6 56.0 15.5 25.6 86.4
Hispanic 11 40.0 10.9 18.7 61.3
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 54 40.2 4.7 30.9 49.4
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 164 36.8 2.6 31.7 41.9
Some College 76 23.9 2.6 18.8 29.0
College Graduate 45 20.3 2.9 14.6 26.0
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 60 57.9 5.2 47.8 68.0
$15,000 - $24,999 77 33.3 3.3 26.8 39.9
$25,000 - $34,999 46 35.0 4.5 26.2 43.7
$35,000 - $49,000 40 31.3 4.4 22.7 39.9
$50,000+ 27 13.9 2.7 8.6 19.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 102 25.2 2.4 20.4 29.9
Out of Work 6 33.6 12.2 9.8 57.5
Homemaker / Student 24 31.4 5.5 20.7 42.2
Retired 196 33.9 2.1 29.7 38.1
Unable to Work 15 43.6 9.2 25.6 61.7
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 124 24.4 2.0 20.5 28.3
Divorced / Separated 61 36.6 4.1 28.6 44.5
Widowed 143 41.2 2.8 35.8 46.6
Never Married 15 55.8 11.0 34.2 77.3
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 110 33.7 2.9 28.1 39.4
Living without a Disability 229 29.2 1.8 25.7 32.7
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 19 41.3 7.9 25.9 56.7
Rural 68 40.0 4.1 32.0 48.0
Densely-settled Rural 79 37.6 3.6 30.5 44.7
Semi-urban 73 28.4 3.0 22.5 34.3
Urban 104 23.7 2.3 19.2 28.2
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 92 37.8 3.4 31.1 44.6
Excellent to Good 247 28.2 1.7 24.9 31.5
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 20 25.0 5.1 15.1 35.0
<14 days mental health not good 312 30.8 1.6 27.6 33.9
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 23 46.3 8.3 29.9 62.6
Insured 320 29.9 1.5 26.8 32.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 138 31.2 2.5 26.4 36.0
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 118 31.8 2.6 26.7 37.0
Obese (BMI >= 30) 61 24.8 3.1 18.8 30.9

Numerator: Female Respondents Ages 50 and Older who
reported they had not had a clinical breast exam
and a mammogram within the preceding two years.
Denominator: Female respondents ages 50 years and older,
excluding unknowns and refusals.