2020 BRFSS Survey Results: 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
-Non-Hispanic Black 644 46 6.3 4.4- 9.0 598 93.7 91.0-95.6
GENDER
Male 262 24 8.6 5.4-13.5 238 91.4 86.5-94.6
Female 382 22 4.3 2.6- 7.2 360 95.7 92.8-97.4
AGE
45-54 161 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 192 14 5.6 3.1- 9.9 178 94.4 90.1-96.9
65-74 190 20 11.5 6.7-19.0 170 88.5 81.0-93.3
75+ 89 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 181 20 8.7 5.1-14.5 161 91.3 85.5-94.9
Some Post-H.S. 194 16 7.3 4.1-12.8 178 92.7 87.2-95.9
College Graduate 196 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 117 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 131 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 222 20 9.5 5.7-15.5 202 90.5 84.5-94.3
No 421 26 4.8 3.0- 7.7 395 95.2 92.3-97.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 537 36 5.5 3.7- 8.2 501 94.5 91.8-96.3
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY1
Urban 216 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 176 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 252 21 7.7 4.5-12.7 231 92.3 87.3-95.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 234 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 261 25 7.9 4.9-12.5 236 92.1 87.5-95.1
Unable to Work 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 281 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSING
Own 415 27 5.3 3.3- 8.3 388 94.7 91.7-96.7
Rent 191 17 9.8 5.6-16.8 174 90.2 83.2-94.4
Other arrangement 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 267 24 9.5 5.7-15.2 243 90.5 84.8-94.3
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 175 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 202 *** *** *** *** *** ***
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
2nd Quartile 149 *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 233 16 7.8 4.4-13.4 217 92.2 86.6-95.6
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 149 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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