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%)
North Carolina 460 248 56.7 51.1-62.1 212 43.3 37.9-48.9
-MALES 196 113 60.6 52.4-68.3 83 39.4 31.7-47.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 164 91 56.5 47.5-65.2 73 43.5 34.8-52.5
Non-Hispanic Black 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 109 71 69.9 59.6-78.5 38 30.1 21.5-40.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 119 74 65.3 54.9-74.4 45 34.7 25.6-45.1
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 131 76 59.4 49.1-69.0 55 40.6 31.0-50.9
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
2nd Quartile 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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 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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