2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

A mammogram is an x-ray of each breast to look for breast cancer. Have you ever had a mammogram?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,052 2,297 67.3 65.1-69.4 755 32.7 30.6-34.9
-Eastern NC 1,102 854 67.9 63.9-71.5 248 32.1 28.5-36.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 668 547 73.7 68.8-78.1 121 26.3 21.9-31.2
Non-Hispanic Black 273 215 65.5 57.2-73.0 58 34.5 27.0-42.8
Other 161 92 41.1 31.9-50.9 69 58.9 49.1-68.1
AGE
18-34 169 40 21.6 15.4-29.4 129 78.4 70.6-84.6
35-44 162 72 48.5 39.5-57.5 90 51.5 42.5-60.5
45-54 151 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 218 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 225 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 151 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 298 233 68.4 60.7-75.2 65 31.6 24.8-39.3
Some Post-H.S. 318 247 69.0 61.9-75.3 71 31.0 24.7-38.1
College Graduate 381 293 64.8 58.0-71.1 88 35.2 28.9-42.0
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 363 320 82.4 75.9-87.5 43 17.6 12.5-24.1
No 737 532 61.7 56.9-66.3 205 38.3 33.7-43.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,052 817 67.6 63.6-71.4 235 32.4 28.6-36.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 493 326 55.9 50.2-61.4 167 44.1 38.6-49.8
Unemployed 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 343 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 161 115 57.0 46.6-66.8 46 43.0 33.2-53.4
$25,000- 34,999 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 139 108 72.1 62.1-80.4 31 27.9 19.6-37.9
$50,000- 74,999 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 232 187 72.9 64.6-79.9 45 27.1 20.1-35.4
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 450 366 73.2 67.2-78.5 84 26.8 21.5-32.8
HOUSING
Own 740 627 77.8 73.3-81.8 113 22.2 18.2-26.7
Rent 281 176 49.3 41.8-56.8 105 50.7 43.2-58.2
Other arrangement 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 330 246 68.4 61.6-74.4 84 31.6 25.6-38.4
Rural 675 535 67.8 62.5-72.7 140 32.2 27.3-37.5
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 714 552 66.5 61.4-71.2 162 33.5 28.8-38.6
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 149 108 61.0 50.6-70.5 41 39.0 29.5-49.4
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 239 194 76.1 68.6-82.2 45 23.9 17.8-31.4
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 208 172 75.4 67.0-82.1 36 24.6 17.9-33.0
2nd Quartile 138 110 77.5 68.1-84.8 28 22.5 15.2-31.9
3rd Quartile 356 255 61.4 54.7-67.6 101 38.6 32.4-45.3
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 400 317 66.9 59.3-73.8 83 33.1 26.2-40.7

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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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