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Screening for Breast Cancer
Women (age 40 and over) who report they had a mammogram within the past 2 years
Healthy People 2010, measure 3-13.
1 Mammograms within past two years, women age 40 and over, United States, 2000, by
- Family income
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), National Health Interview Survey.
U.S female resident population age 40 and over.
Number of women age 40 and over who report receiving a mammogram within the past 2 years.
Data are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population. Age-adjusted percents are weighted sums of age-specific percents. For a discussion of age adjustment, see Part A, Section 5 of Tracking Healthy People 2010.