2018 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,373 690 25.0 22.9-27.2 1,683 75.0 72.8-77.1
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 1,582 486 26.8 24.2-29.6 1,096 73.2 70.4-75.8
Non-Hispanic Black 487 152 26.5 21.8-31.6 335 73.5 68.4-78.2
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 66 15 16.6 8.9-28.9 51 83.4 71.1-91.1
Hispanic 160 12 4.2 2.1- 8.3 148 95.8 91.7-97.9
AGE
18-34 427 *** *** *** 424 99.5 98.3-99.8
35-44 315 28 8.9 5.9-13.4 287 91.1 86.6-94.1
45-54 381 102 27.8 22.6-33.7 279 72.2 66.3-77.4
55-64 442 165 36.2 30.9-41.9 277 63.8 58.1-69.1
65-74 457 221 53.1 46.8-59.3 236 46.9 40.7-53.2
75+ 305 157 50.2 42.4-57.9 148 49.8 42.1-57.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 241 85 34.9 27.3-43.4 156 65.1 56.6-72.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 555 193 27.9 23.7-32.6 362 72.1 67.4-76.3
Some Post-H.S. 723 236 26.3 22.6-30.3 487 73.7 69.7-77.4
College Graduate 851 176 16.4 13.8-19.4 675 83.6 80.6-86.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 232 87 37.5 29.4-46.4 145 62.5 53.6-70.6
$15,000- 24,999 382 138 32.0 26.3-38.4 244 68.0 61.6-73.7
$25,000- 34,999 223 69 25.0 18.9-32.4 154 75.0 67.6-81.1
$35,000- 49,999 275 74 23.3 17.8-29.8 201 76.7 70.2-82.2
$50,000-74,999 285 84 22.6 17.5-28.6 201 77.4 71.4-82.5
$75,000+ 480 89 16.4 12.9-20.6 391 83.6 79.4-87.1
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 496 149 25.5 20.9-30.8 347 74.5 69.2-79.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 803 342 37.3 33.0-41.8 461 62.7 58.2-67.0
No 1,562 347 19.4 17.1-22.0 1,215 80.6 78.0-82.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 82 21 19.4 12.0-29.9 61 80.6 70.1-88.0
Non-Veteran 2,290 669 25.1 23.0-27.4 1,621 74.9 72.6-77.0
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 631 133 17.4 14.4-20.8 498 82.6 79.2-85.6
Regional City or Suburban County 554 143 24.3 19.9-29.2 411 75.7 70.8-80.1
Rural 1,188 414 32.0 28.6-35.6 774 68.0 64.4-71.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,045 181 14.7 12.4-17.3 864 85.3 82.7-87.6
Unemployed 84 17 18.3 10.4-30.0 67 81.7 70.0-89.6
Retired 727 351 50.2 45.1-55.2 376 49.8 44.8-54.9
Unable to Work 250 119 50.7 42.6-58.8 131 49.3 41.2-57.4
Other not in Labor Force 252 21 6.1 3.6-10.3 231 93.9 89.7-96.4
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 201 53 26.5 18.6-36.1 148 73.5 63.9-81.4
101% to 150% 359 142 35.7 29.9-41.9 217 64.3 58.1-70.1
151% to 200% 165 55 26.1 18.9-34.8 110 73.9 65.2-81.1
More than 200% 1,063 266 20.6 17.9-23.6 797 79.4 76.4-82.1
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 496 149 25.5 20.9-30.8 347 74.5 69.2-79.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 460 161 31.4 26.0-37.4 299 68.6 62.6-74.0
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,005 310 29.0 25.6-32.8 695 71.0 67.2-74.4
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 908 219 19.0 16.3-22.1 689 81.0 77.9-83.7

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported not being pregnant at the time of interview.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2018 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2018 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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