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
-FEMALES 2,200 1,642 74.2 71.8-76.5 558 25.8 23.5-28.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,501 1,116 74.0 71.1-76.8 385 26.0 23.2-28.9
Non-Hispanic Black 437 365 82.9 77.7-87.0 72 17.1 13.0-22.3
Other 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
40-44 216 107 53.0 44.9-61.0 109 47.0 39.0-55.1
45-54 462 349 77.1 72.3-81.2 113 22.9 18.8-27.7
55-64 552 444 81.6 77.1-85.4 108 18.4 14.6-22.9
65-74 585 478 81.0 76.6-84.8 107 19.0 15.2-23.4
75+ 385 264 66.6 59.5-73.1 121 33.4 26.9-40.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 207 133 62.8 53.9-71.0 74 37.2 29.0-46.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 523 367 70.6 65.1-75.6 156 29.4 24.4-34.9
Some Post-H.S. 633 465 73.8 69.5-77.8 168 26.2 22.2-30.5
College Graduate 834 674 82.7 79.6-85.4 160 17.3 14.6-20.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 195 121 57.1 47.4-66.2 74 42.9 33.8-52.6
$15,000- 24,999 317 211 68.1 60.8-74.6 106 31.9 25.4-39.2
$25,000- 34,999 182 133 74.6 65.2-82.1 49 25.4 17.9-34.8
$35,000- 49,999 256 199 76.3 68.7-82.5 57 23.7 17.5-31.3
$50,000- 74,999 235 179 76.1 68.7-82.2 56 23.9 17.8-31.3
$75,000+ 543 450 82.9 78.7-86.4 93 17.1 13.6-21.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 757 523 67.4 62.8-71.6 234 32.6 28.4-37.2
No 1,440 1,116 77.4 74.5-80.1 324 22.6 19.9-25.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,132 1,597 74.4 71.9-76.7 535 25.6 23.3-28.1
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 562 453 79.8 75.2-83.7 109 20.2 16.3-24.8
Regional City or Suburban County 630 471 73.1 68.4-77.4 159 26.9 22.6-31.6
Rural 1,008 718 70.7 66.9-74.3 290 29.3 25.7-33.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 880 660 76.7 73.0-79.9 220 23.3 20.1-27.0
Unemployed 116 79 68.3 57.0-77.8 *** *** ***
Retired 860 670 76.4 72.2-80.2 190 23.6 19.8-27.8
Unable to Work 207 142 65.7 56.9-73.6 65 34.3 26.4-43.1
Other not in Labor Force 131 87 64.9 54.4-74.2 44 35.1 25.8-45.6
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 221 141 60.0 50.6-68.6 80 40.0 31.4-49.4
101% to 150% 217 153 72.7 64.5-79.5 64 27.3 20.5-35.5
151% to 200% 206 149 70.7 61.5-78.5 57 29.3 21.5-38.5
More than 200% 1,021 817 80.6 77.4-83.4 204 19.4 16.6-22.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 648 471 70.4 65.6-74.7 177 29.6 25.3-34.4
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 710 528 74.8 70.5-78.6 182 25.2 21.4-29.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 842 643 75.6 71.7-79.2 199 24.4 20.8-28.3
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 676 499 73.1 68.7-77.2 177 26.9 22.8-31.3
2nd Quartile 588 444 76.1 71.5-80.2 144 23.9 19.8-28.5
3rd Quartile 597 455 75.8 71.3-79.8 142 24.2 20.2-28.7
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 339 244 66.7 59.3-73.3 95 33.3 26.7-40.7

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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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