2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,656 929 51.5 48.6-54.5 727 48.5 45.5-51.4
-Eastern NC 614 353 55.6 50.7-60.5 261 44.4 39.5-49.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 386 218 55.1 49.0-61.0 168 44.9 39.0-51.0
Non-Hispanic Black 138 79 52.5 42.2-62.5 59 47.5 37.5-57.8
Other 90 56 70.6 59.5-79.8 34 29.4 20.2-40.5
AGE
40-44 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 135 45 34.1 25.0-44.6 90 65.9 55.4-75.0
55-64 161 94 61.8 52.4-70.4 67 38.2 29.6-47.6
65-74 169 128 78.5 70.5-84.7 41 21.5 15.3-29.5
75+ 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 164 83 51.0 41.7-60.3 81 49.0 39.7-58.3
Some Post-H.S. 195 110 54.4 46.0-62.5 85 45.6 37.5-54.0
College Graduate 187 121 62.0 53.1-70.1 66 38.0 29.9-46.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 228 146 64.2 55.8-71.8 82 35.8 28.2-44.2
No 384 207 51.0 45.0-57.1 177 49.0 42.9-55.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 211 142 65.4 57.1-72.9 69 34.6 27.1-42.9
Non-Veteran 402 211 51.2 45.1-57.3 191 48.8 42.7-54.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 293 138 46.0 39.2-52.9 155 54.0 47.1-60.8
Unemployed 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 227 174 75.5 66.9-82.4 53 24.5 17.6-33.1
Unable to Work 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 203 124 55.0 46.5-63.2 79 45.0 36.8-53.5
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 347 213 56.3 49.7-62.6 134 43.7 37.4-50.3
HOUSING
Own 496 302 57.9 52.4-63.2 194 42.1 36.8-47.6
Rent 83 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other arrangement 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 147 89 58.0 48.1-67.2 58 42.0 32.8-51.9
Rural 395 219 54.5 48.3-60.7 176 45.5 39.3-51.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 383 211 54.0 47.7-60.1 172 46.0 39.9-52.3
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 137 88 61.2 50.5-70.9 49 38.8 29.1-49.5
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 138 85 56.7 46.5-66.4 53 43.3 33.6-53.5
2nd Quartile 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 190 112 57.1 48.7-65.1 78 42.9 34.9-51.3
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 232 125 53.6 45.0-62.0 107 46.4 38.0-55.0

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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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