2020 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivorship: Course of Treatment

Did any doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever give you a written summary of all the cancer treatments that you recieved?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 460 248 56.7 51.1-62.1 212 43.3 37.9-48.9
GENDER
Male 196 113 60.6 52.4-68.3 83 39.4 31.7-47.6
Female 264 135 53.6 46.1-60.9 129 46.4 39.1-53.9
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 380 195 53.7 47.6-59.7 185 46.3 40.3-52.4
Non-Hispanic Black 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Multiracial 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Hispanic 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 159 87 54.8 45.3-63.9 72 45.2 36.1-54.7
75+ 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 121 60 55.7 45.1-65.9 61 44.3 34.1-54.9
Some Post-H.S. 143 74 55.4 46.1-64.4 69 44.6 35.6-53.9
College Graduate 165 105 65.5 56.4-73.5 60 34.5 26.5-43.6
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 206 104 54.0 45.4-62.4 102 46.0 37.6-54.6
No 252 143 59.0 51.8-65.9 109 41.0 34.1-48.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 375 204 57.4 51.3-63.4 171 42.6 36.6-48.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 150 91 62.9 53.6-71.3 59 37.1 28.7-46.4
Unemployed 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 242 125 52.8 44.7-60.8 117 47.2 39.2-55.3
Unable to Work 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000-74,999 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 137 82 61.5 51.5-70.6 55 38.5 29.4-48.5
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL1
Less than 50% 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 260 145 56.0 48.7-63.0 115 44.0 37.0-51.3
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSING
Own 380 205 56.1 50.0-62.0 175 43.9 38.0-50.0
Rent 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other arrangement 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 128 72 61.4 51.2-70.7 56 38.6 29.3-48.8
Rural 210 100 50.0 41.6-58.4 110 50.0 41.6-58.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 133 63 50.2 40.0-60.4 *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 148 78 53.2 43.3-62.8 70 46.8 37.2-56.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 179 107 63.1 54.5-71.0 72 36.9 29.0-45.5
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 142 83 62.4 52.9-71.0 59 37.6 29.0-47.1
2nd Quartile 119 *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 133 66 54.0 44.2-63.6 67 46.0 36.4-55.8
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Asked of respondents that have a cancer diagnosis.

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 2020 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. 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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