2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

Women age 21-65 who have had a pap test in the past three years.

(CDC calculated variable. Partially meets Healthy People 2020 Objective C-15.)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,540 1,266 81.9 79.4-84.2 274 18.1 15.8-20.6
-Eastern NC 535 437 80.8 75.9-84.9 98 19.2 15.1-24.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 309 253 79.7 73.0-85.2 56 20.3 14.8-27.0
Non-Hispanic Black 126 106 85.7 76.5-91.7 20 14.3 8.3-23.5
Other 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
21-34 135 108 75.8 65.6-83.8 27 24.2 16.2-34.4
35-44 138 117 89.3 83.2-93.3 21 10.7 6.7-16.8
45-54 111 95 85.8 76.4-91.8 16 14.2 8.2-23.6
55-65 151 117 75.5 64.7-83.9 34 24.5 16.1-35.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 124 94 79.3 70.0-86.3 30 20.7 13.7-30.0
Some Post-H.S. 145 112 75.3 65.3-83.2 33 24.7 16.8-34.7
College Graduate 217 193 89.0 81.2-93.7 24 11.0 6.3-18.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 127 97 76.8 66.0-84.9 30 23.2 15.1-34.0
No 408 340 81.9 76.3-86.4 68 18.1 13.6-23.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 505 408 79.9 74.8-84.2 97 20.1 15.8-25.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 352 297 82.0 75.6-87.0 55 18.0 13.0-24.4
Unemployed 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 135 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 241 209 86.0 78.6-91.1 32 14.0 8.9-21.4
HOUSING
Own 326 275 82.7 76.2-87.6 51 17.3 12.4-23.8
Rent 171 134 78.8 69.7-85.7 37 21.2 14.3-30.3
Other arrangement 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 174 141 79.3 69.9-86.3 33 20.7 13.7-30.1
Rural 310 252 81.5 75.2-86.6 58 18.5 13.4-24.8
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 339 277 81.9 75.6-86.8 62 18.1 13.2-24.4
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 118 99 81.5 70.0-89.3 19 18.5 10.7-30.0
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 96 80 80.8 70.0-88.3 16 19.2 11.7-30.0
2nd Quartile 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 181 146 78.5 69.9-85.1 35 21.5 14.9-30.1
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 186 154 83.9 74.6-90.2 32 16.1 9.8-25.4

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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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