Table 1.

Demographic characteristics of women

Menopausal statusa
Race and Hispanic ethnicity
 White, non-Hispanic4863.2
 Black, non-Hispanic67.9

Only included individuals ≥20 who are not menopausal.

  • aTwenty-three women who were postmenopausal were analyzed in pre/peri versus postmenopausal analyses, but excluded from age analyses and from Table 1.

  • bPremenopausal if reports regular periods, or very young age on exogenous hormones, or very young age with hysterectomy, both ovaries preserved.

  • cPerimenopausal if last menstrual period <1 year before interview.

  • dExcluded are those <20 years of age.