Percentage of Women Ages 40 Years and Older Who Reported They Had
Not Had a Mammogram within the Preceding Two Years

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 2023 25.0 0.6 23.8 26.2
AGE GROUP
40-49 years 431 32.8 1.5 29.9 35.8
50-69 years 880 21.1 0.8 19.7 22.6
70+ years 712 23.7 0.9 22.0 25.4
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 60 33.8 4.7 24.7 43.0
Non-Hispanic 1959 24.7 0.6 23.5 25.9
RACE
White Only 1823 24.4 0.6 23.2 25.6
Black or AA only 67 21.6 2.9 15.9 27.2
Other Race Only 88 39.2 4.3 30.7 47.6
More than one race 38 44.0 5.8 32.7 55.4
EDUCATION
Less than high school 208 42.5 2.7 37.2 47.8
High school graduate or G.E.D. 703 27.5 1.1 25.4 29.7
Some college 607 23.5 1.0 21.5 25.5
College graduate 503 17.6 0.8 15.9 19.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 307 41.4 2.3 36.8 45.9
$15,000 - $24,999 426 35.1 1.8 31.6 38.7
$25,000 - $34,999 247 26.4 1.7 23.0 29.8
$35,000 - $49,999 264 25.3 1.7 22.1 28.5
$50,000+ 445 17.2 0.9 15.5 19.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages or Self-employed 783 23.7 0.9 21.9 25.4
Out of work 101 37.4 3.6 30.3 44.4
Homemaker or Student 193 28.7 2.1 24.5 32.8
Retired 759 21.1 0.8 19.6 22.6
Unable to work 183 33.9 2.7 28.6 39.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 866 23.4 0.9 21.7 25.0
1-19 hours 121 25.0 2.3 20.4 29.6
20-39 hours 260 25.4 1.6 22.2 28.6
40+ hours 467 22.5 1.1 20.3 24.7
MARITAL STATUS
Married or member of an unmarried couple 892 21.8 0.8 20.3 23.3
Divorced or seperated 401 31.7 1.7 28.4 35.1
Widowed 578 26.2 1.1 24.1 28.3
Never married 145 34.3 2.9 28.7 40.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 809 27.5 1.0 25.4 29.5
Living without a disability 1209 23.7 0.7 22.3 25.2
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 137 24.8 2.2 20.5 29.2
Rural 292 28.8 1.7 25.4 32.2
Densely-settled Rural 418 30.2 1.5 27.2 33.2
Semi-urban 284 26.5 1.7 23.1 29.9
Urban 892 22.1 0.8 20.5 23.7
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 1721 21.8 0.6 20.6 22.9
Uninsured 298 57.0 2.6 51.9 62.1
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 277 25.7 1.7 22.4 28.9
No diabetes 1745 24.9 0.6 23.6 26.2
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 182 25.0 2.0 21.0 29.0
No current asthma 1833 25.0 0.6 23.7 26.2
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 796 24.0 0.9 22.1 25.8
No arthritis 1210 25.6 0.8 24.0 27.2
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS
Fair or poor health 531 32.4 1.5 29.4 35.3
Excellent, very good or good health 1483 23.0 0.7 21.8 24.3
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health not good 260 33.9 2.2 29.6 38.2
<14 days mental health not good 1728 23.8 0.6 22.6 25.0
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 432 40.2 1.8 36.6 43.8
Non-smoker 1581 21.8 0.6 20.6 23.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight (BMI<25) 759 24.4 1.0 22.5 26.3
Overweight (25<=BMI<30) 539 22.4 1.1 20.3 24.5
Obese (BMI>=30) 589 27.3 1.2 24.9 29.7
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 1199 22.1 0.7 20.7 23.5
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 821 31.6 1.2 29.4 33.9
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (4 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 186 17.5 1.4 14.7 20.2
Met Aerobic Guidelines Only 536 21.0 1.0 19.1 22.9
Met Strengthening Guidelines Only 90 21.4 2.6 16.4 26.5
Did not meet Either Aerobic or Strengthening Guideline 1143 30.0 0.9 28.2 31.9
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (2 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 186 17.5 1.4 14.7 20.2
Did Not Meet Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 1769 26.1 0.7 24.8 27.4
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 33 21.6 3.8 14.1 29.1
Not served on active duty 1990 25.0 0.6 23.8 26.2

Numerator: Female respondents ages 40 years and older who reported they had not had a
mammogram within the past two years.
Denominator: Female respondents ages 40 years and older, excluding unknowns and refusals.
ASKED ONLY TO LANDLINE SURVEY RESPONDENTS