A clinical breast exam is when a doctor, nurse, or other health professional feels the breast for lumps.
Have you ever had a clinical breast exam?*
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4515 3967  87.8  (85.3-89.9) 548  12.2  (10.1-14.7)
     GENDER      
Male    0    
Female 4515 3967  87.8  (85.3-89.9) 548  12.2  (10.1-14.7)
   RACE/ETHNICITY      
White/NH 4230 3725  88.0  (85.5-90.2) 505  12.0  ( 9.8-14.5)
African American/NH  147  129  88.1  (75.4-94.7)  18  11.9  ( 5.3-24.6)
       AGE      
18-24  257  212  72.0  (56.9-83.3)  45  28.0  (16.7-43.1)
25-34  622  558  88.4  (83.3-92.1)  64  11.6  ( 7.9-16.7)
35-44  815  746  92.1  (89.1-94.3)  69   7.9  ( 5.7-10.9)
45-54  806  725  92.2  (89.5-94.2)  81   7.8  ( 5.8-10.5)
55-64  745  674  92.3  (89.6-94.4)  71   7.7  ( 5.6-10.4)
65+ 1257 1041  85.7  (83.2-87.9) 216  14.3  (12.1-16.8)
     EDUCATION      
Less Than H.S. 1052  822  81.0  (77.4-84.1) 230  19.0  (15.9-22.6)
H.S. or G.E.D. 1727 1522  85.1  (79.6-89.4) 205  14.9  (10.6-20.4)
Some Post-H.S. 1069  990  92.9  (89.8-95.1)  79   7.1  ( 4.9-10.2)
College Graduate  655  623  93.5  (89.4-96.1)  32   6.5  ( 3.9-10.6)
  HOUSEHOLD INCOME      
Less than $15,000  698  571  79.8  (65.5-89.2) 127  20.2  (10.8-34.5)
$15,000- 24,999  711  617  84.6  (78.6-89.1)  94  15.4  (10.9-21.4)
$25,000- 34,999  477  426  87.9  (82.6-91.8)  51  12.1  ( 8.2-17.4)
$35,000- 49,999  499  464  89.8  (82.9-94.1)  35  10.2  ( 5.9-17.1)
$50,000 - 74,999  422  401  94.4  (89.8-97.0)  21   5.6  ( 3.0-10.2)
$75,000 +  276  269  97.4  (93.2-99.0)   7   2.6  ( 1.0- 6.8)

#Use caution in interpreting data for total respondents less than 50. N = Cell Size, NH = Non-Hispanic, %
= Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.
Unless stated differently above, Missing, 'Don't know', and Refused responses are excluded.