2020 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivorship: Course of Treatment

With your most recent diagnosis of cancer, did you have health insurance that paid for all or part of your cancer treatment?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 498 457 91.3 87.6-93.9 41 8.7 6.1-12.4
-Non-Hispanic White 409 379 92.0 87.9-94.7 30 8.0 5.3-12.1
GENDER
Male 179 164 91.5 85.2-95.3 15 8.5 4.7-14.8
Female 230 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 129 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 150 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 132 119 90.9 84.0-95.0 13 9.1 5.0-16.0
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 177 162 91.9 86.0-95.5 15 8.1 4.5-14.0
No 231 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 334 308 91.5 87.0-94.6 26 8.5 5.4-13.0
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY1
Urban 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 187 171 89.8 82.2-94.3 16 10.2 5.7-17.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 133 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 221 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 242 223 91.5 85.9-95.0 19 8.5 5.0-14.1
HOUSING
Own 350 328 92.6 88.2-95.4 22 7.4 4.6-11.8
Rent 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other arrangement 6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 143 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 160 *** *** *** *** *** ***
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 131 *** *** *** *** *** ***
2nd Quartile 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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