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
-Non-Hispanic White 380 195 53.7 47.6-59.7 185 46.3 40.3-52.4
GENDER
Male 164 91 56.5 47.5-65.2 73 43.5 34.8-52.5
Female 216 104 51.5 43.3-59.7 112 48.5 40.3-56.7
AGE
18-34 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 133 70 51.1 41.0-61.1 *** *** ***
75+ 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 137 82 61.3 51.4-70.3 55 38.7 29.7-48.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 123 71 59.1 48.6-68.7 52 40.9 31.3-51.4
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 167 78 50.4 40.9-59.8 89 49.6 40.2-59.1
No 212 117 56.6 48.7-64.2 95 43.4 35.8-51.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 314 163 54.6 47.8-61.1 151 45.4 38.9-52.2
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY1
Urban 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 178 78 46.3 37.3-55.5 100 53.7 44.5-62.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 125 72 60.5 50.4-69.8 53 39.5 30.2-49.6
Unemployed 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 205 101 49.1 40.3-57.9 104 50.9 42.1-59.7
Unable to Work 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 226 121 53.5 45.8-61.0 105 46.5 39.0-54.2
HOUSING
Own 322 166 53.4 46.8-59.8 156 46.6 40.2-53.2
Rent 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other arrangement 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 151 90 62.2 52.7-70.9 61 37.8 29.1-47.3
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 126 72 61.0 50.9-70.3 54 39.0 29.7-49.1
2nd Quartile 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
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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