2020 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Had a mammogram within the past 2 years (Age 40+)
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,200 1,642 74.2 71.8-76.5 558 25.8 23.5-28.2
-Non-Hispanic Black 437 365 82.9 77.7-87.0 72 17.1 13.0-22.3
AGE
40-44 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 129 115 86.5 76.9-92.5 14 13.5 7.5-23.1
75+ 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 118 98 85.1 76.1-91.1 20 14.9 8.9-23.9
College Graduate 151 131 84.4 75.3-90.5 20 15.6 9.5-24.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 143 117 83.1 74.3-89.4 26 16.9 10.6-25.7
No 293 247 82.7 76.2-87.7 46 17.3 12.3-23.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 418 350 82.9 77.7-87.2 68 17.1 12.8-22.3
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY1
Urban 142 121 84.7 75.5-90.8 21 15.3 9.2-24.5
Regional City or Suburban County 123 104 85.1 76.0-91.2 19 14.9 8.8-24.0
Rural 172 140 78.5 68.7-85.9 32 21.5 14.1-31.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 176 147 83.7 75.5-89.5 29 16.3 10.5-24.5
Unemployed 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 176 151 83.6 74.9-89.8 25 16.4 10.2-25.1
Unable to Work 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 171 151 88.9 81.8-93.5 20 11.1 6.5-18.2
HOUSING
Own 268 232 84.6 77.9-89.5 36 15.4 10.5-22.1
Rent 142 110 76.5 66.9-84.1 32 23.5 15.9-33.1
Other arrangement 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 177 146 74.8 64.2-83.1 31 25.2 16.9-35.8
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 122 104 87.4 78.7-92.8 18 12.6 7.2-21.3
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 138 115 85.1 76.3-91.0 23 14.9 9.0-23.7
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
2nd Quartile 118 97 83.3 73.4-90.0 21 16.7 10.0-26.6
3rd Quartile 151 131 87.2 79.5-92.3 20 12.8 7.7-20.5
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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