Table 1.

Respondents' demographic characteristics and breast cancer risk factors

(n = 566)
Age, y (%)
    18-307
    31-4017
    41-5025
    51-6020
    >6030
Race/ethnicity (%)
    Black34
    White66
Education (%)
    High school or less29
    Some college29
    College or higher42
Annual household income (%)
    ≤$30,00022
    $30,001-$50,00022
    $50,001-$70,00020
    >$70,00036
Family history of breast or ovarian cancer (%)
    None66
    ≥1 second-degree relatives
    No first-degree relatives21
    ≥1 first-degree relatives
    No second-degree relatives11
    ≥1 first- and second-degree relatives3
Age first live birth, y (%)
    No live births22
    <2010
    20-2419
    25-3022
    ≥3026
History of breast biopsy (%)
    Yes22
    No78
Age first period, y (%)
    9-1118
    12-1355
    ≥1427
Gail estimate (%)
    Average or below (≤12%)84
    Above average (>12%)16