2020 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

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  Total
Respond.^
Within the past year Within the past 2 years Within the past 3 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 913 401 46.1 42.1-50.0 172 19.1 16.2-22.4 95 9.2 7.4-11.5 74 7.6 5.8- 9.9 171 18.0 15.1-21.3
-FEMALES 913 401 46.1 42.1-50.0 172 19.1 16.2-22.4 95 9.2 7.4-11.5 74 7.6 5.8- 9.9 171 18.0 15.1-21.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 526 204 41.6 36.6-46.7 95 18.3 14.9-22.4 54 8.8 6.6-11.6 45 8.0 5.7-11.0 128 23.3 19.2-28.0
Non-Hispanic Black 219 117 54.4 46.2-62.5 44 18.4 12.8-25.7 20 8.6 5.1-14.1 15 6.5 3.5-11.8 23 12.1 7.5-19.0
Other 20 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 258 144 59.5 52.5-66.1 52 18.6 14.0-24.4 25 8.4 5.5-12.7 15 5.3 2.9- 9.3 22 8.2 5.1-13.0
35-44 221 93 41.9 34.5-49.8 48 24.0 17.6-32.0 31 10.0 6.8-14.6 20 9.4 5.7-14.9 29 14.6 9.8-21.4
45-54 160 73 44.0 34.7-53.7 27 19.2 12.6-28.1 19 12.0 7.2-19.4 *** *** *** 32 19.3 12.7-28.1
55-64 143 41 26.8 19.1-36.2 28 16.9 10.9-25.3 *** *** *** 19 12.6 7.4-20.6 45 36.8 27.1-47.7
65-74 85 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 163 83 52.9 43.7-61.9 29 18.8 12.4-27.4 17 8.3 4.9-13.8 *** *** *** 25 13.5 8.6-20.5
Some Post-H.S. 267 105 41.3 34.3-48.6 51 19.4 14.4-25.7 27 8.1 5.3-12.3 28 9.6 6.3-14.5 56 21.5 16.1-28.1
College Graduate 411 178 46.0 40.4-51.7 79 19.5 15.4-24.3 42 10.2 7.4-14.0 33 7.0 4.8-10.2 79 17.2 13.3-22.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 126 54 47.5 37.3-57.9 21 15.4 9.5-23.9 16 9.9 5.9-16.2 12 10.6 5.5-19.3 23 16.7 10.4-25.7
$25,000- 34,999 75 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 133 59 45.0 35.1-55.4 26 22.2 14.6-32.3 12 8.4 4.7-14.7 13 11.0 5.7-20.0 23 13.4 8.0-21.5
$50,000- 74,999 99 *** *** *** 21 21.4 13.1-33.0 *** *** *** 11 8.2 4.1-15.5 16 19.9 11.7-31.6
$75,000+ 272 110 44.2 37.3-51.2 50 18.0 13.3-23.8 28 8.8 5.8-13.2 19 7.4 4.5-12.1 65 21.6 16.3-28.0
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 214 84 40.5 32.5-49.1 42 19.3 13.4-27.0 21 10.6 6.5-16.8 19 8.6 5.0-14.4 48 21.0 15.0-28.4
No 697 315 47.6 43.1-52.1 130 19.1 15.8-22.9 74 8.9 6.9-11.3 55 7.3 5.4- 9.9 123 17.2 13.9-20.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 871 384 46.5 42.4-50.6 165 19.3 16.3-22.7 91 9.2 7.3-11.6 70 7.3 5.6- 9.6 161 17.7 14.7-21.0
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 310 150 51.1 44.7-57.5 62 20.6 15.8-26.4 32 9.8 6.6-14.2 17 4.3 2.6- 7.1 49 14.2 10.5-19.0
Regional City or Suburban County 249 111 44.8 37.3-52.4 48 19.6 14.1-26.6 19 5.9 3.6- 9.6 27 11.3 7.5-16.8 44 18.4 12.9-25.6
Rural 354 140 41.0 34.6-47.8 62 16.8 12.7-21.9 44 11.5 8.3-15.7 30 8.4 5.3-13.0 78 22.3 17.1-28.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 586 254 44.4 39.6-49.2 124 23.2 19.2-27.7 65 9.2 7.0-11.9 42 7.2 5.1-10.1 101 16.1 12.8-20.0
Unemployed 71 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 13 18.1 10.0-30.5
Retired 117 *** *** *** 18 12.0 6.9-20.1 *** *** *** 13 9.0 4.7-16.4 *** *** ***
Unable to Work 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 87 *** *** *** 17 13.8 8.0-22.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** 13 13.7 6.8-25.6
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 43 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 88 *** *** *** *** *** *** 17 17.7 10.3-28.6 *** *** *** 12 13.2 6.0-26.4
101% to 150% 106 *** *** *** 22 21.4 13.2-32.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 17.5 10.1-28.4
151% to 200% 92 *** *** *** 15 19.3 11.1-31.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 10.8 5.7-19.6
More than 200% 445 178 41.9 36.6-47.5 90 20.2 16.1-25.0 44 9.3 6.7-12.7 32 6.6 4.4- 9.8 101 22.0 17.7-27.2
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 259 119 48.3 40.8-55.8 51 18.7 13.7-25.1 24 8.5 5.5-12.8 24 8.6 5.4-13.4 41 15.9 11.0-22.5
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 261 114 45.0 37.7-52.6 48 17.6 13.0-23.4 30 9.0 6.0-13.3 15 7.6 4.2-13.2 54 20.7 15.2-27.6
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 393 168 45.7 39.9-51.6 73 20.3 15.7-25.7 41 9.7 6.9-13.6 35 7.2 5.0-10.2 76 17.1 13.2-22.0
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 280 110 43.1 36.5-49.9 51 18.0 13.4-23.6 29 9.3 6.3-13.6 31 10.8 7.4-15.5 59 18.8 13.9-24.9
2nd Quartile 243 113 45.9 38.7-53.2 47 20.7 15.2-27.7 21 8.8 5.5-13.7 16 7.0 4.0-11.9 46 17.6 12.9-23.7
3rd Quartile 270 124 49.7 42.2-57.2 53 18.3 13.6-24.2 32 9.7 6.6-13.9 15 5.2 2.9- 9.3 46 17.0 11.9-23.8
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 120 *** *** *** 21 18.8 11.2-29.8 13 9.4 5.0-17.0 12 6.8 3.3-13.6 *** *** ***

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported having a HPV test.

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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