2020 BRFSS Survey Results: 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
-Non-Hispanic Black 606 463 65.5 60.2-70.5 143 34.5 29.5-39.8
AGE
18-34 103 21 15.5 9.4-24.4 82 84.5 75.6-90.6
35-44 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 93 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 132 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 170 131 66.6 56.2-75.6 39 33.4 24.4-43.8
Some Post-H.S. 169 120 58.1 48.4-67.3 49 41.9 32.7-51.6
College Graduate 211 165 72.4 64.2-79.3 46 27.6 20.7-35.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 181 151 73.8 62.9-82.3 30 26.2 17.7-37.1
No 424 311 62.8 56.5-68.6 113 37.2 31.4-43.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 581 443 65.3 59.8-70.4 138 34.7 29.6-40.2
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY1
Urban 219 160 61.6 53.0-69.5 59 38.4 30.5-47.0
Regional City or Suburban County 157 126 73.8 63.5-82.0 31 26.2 18.0-36.5
Rural 230 177 65.0 56.0-73.1 53 35.0 26.9-44.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 280 190 59.7 52.4-66.6 90 40.3 33.4-47.6
Unemployed 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 185 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 229 181 71.9 63.7-78.9 48 28.1 21.1-36.3
HOUSING
Own 315 274 80.6 73.5-86.2 41 19.4 13.8-26.5
Rent 229 156 54.4 46.1-62.6 73 45.6 37.4-53.9
Other arrangement 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 235 187 66.5 57.4-74.5 48 33.5 25.5-42.6
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 163 126 67.3 57.2-76.0 37 32.7 24.0-42.8
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 208 150 63.8 54.9-71.8 58 36.2 28.2-45.1
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
2nd Quartile 161 122 64.0 54.1-72.9 39 36.0 27.1-45.9
3rd Quartile 213 166 68.2 59.3-76.0 47 31.8 24.0-40.7
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 133 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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