2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 45+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,513 162 4.1 3.4- 5.0 3,351 95.9 95.0-96.6
-Eastern NC 1,305 73 5.3 4.0- 7.0 1,232 94.7 93.0-96.0
GENDER
Male 578 35 5.9 3.9- 8.7 543 94.1 91.3-96.1
Female 727 38 4.7 3.1- 7.0 689 95.3 93.0-96.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 839 36 3.7 2.5- 5.4 803 96.3 94.6-97.5
Non-Hispanic Black 308 27 9.3 5.9-14.4 281 90.7 85.6-94.1
Other 158 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
45-54 290 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 378 19 4.4 2.6- 7.4 359 95.6 92.6-97.4
65-74 382 30 7.6 4.7-11.9 352 92.4 88.1-95.3
75+ 221 18 7.8 4.3-13.6 203 92.2 86.4-95.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 348 28 7.6 4.8-11.7 320 92.4 88.3-95.2
Some Post-H.S. 412 24 4.4 2.8- 6.9 388 95.6 93.1-97.2
College Graduate 415 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 504 37 8.0 5.3-11.8 467 92.0 88.2-94.7
No 799 36 3.5 2.4- 5.2 763 96.5 94.8-97.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 232 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,071 61 5.3 3.8- 7.3 1,010 94.7 92.7-96.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 506 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 54 *** *** *** 54 100 . - .
Retired 549 42 7.3 5.0-10.5 507 92.7 89.5-95.0
Unable to Work 156 16 12.1 6.6-21.1 140 87.9 78.9-93.4
Other not in Labor Force 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 178 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 160 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 329 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 125 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 134 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 635 27 3.5 2.2- 5.5 608 96.5 94.5-97.8
HOUSING
Own 1,023 51 4.4 3.2- 6.1 972 95.6 93.9-96.8
Rent 206 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other arrangement 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 138 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 335 18 5.0 2.8- 8.8 317 95.0 91.2-97.2
Rural 832 49 5.5 3.9- 7.8 783 94.5 92.2-96.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 823 55 6.6 4.7- 9.1 768 93.4 90.9-95.3
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 169 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 313 *** *** *** *** *** ***
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 291 *** *** *** *** *** ***
2nd Quartile 151 *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 375 17 4.9 2.7- 8.6 358 95.1 91.4-97.3
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 488 40 7.9 5.3-11.6 448 92.1 88.4-94.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2020 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4Quartile of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Social Vulnerability Index
(https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/placeandhealth/svi/index.html) for respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 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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