2020 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

How long has it been since you had your last HPV test?*

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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
-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
AGE
18-34 150 77 55.0 46.0-63.7 33 20.1 14.2-27.8 18 10.3 6.3-16.3 *** *** *** 13 9.9 5.5-17.4
35-44 100 *** *** *** 21 21.7 14.0-32.0 12 7.4 4.1-13.1 *** *** *** 19 20.8 13.0-31.5
45-54 93 *** *** *** 17 20.7 12.7-31.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 99 21 21.0 13.1-32.0 16 15.0 8.5-25.2 *** *** *** 14 13.7 7.5-23.7 *** *** ***
65-74 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 27 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 18 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 84 *** *** *** 16 18.6 11.2-29.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** 16 15.1 8.6-24.9
Some Post-H.S. 162 57 39.3 30.7-48.6 27 16.2 10.8-23.6 18 8.3 4.9-13.6 14 7.2 4.0-12.6 46 29.0 21.3-38.2
College Graduate 260 101 41.1 34.4-48.1 48 20.2 15.2-26.3 28 11.1 7.5-16.1 23 7.8 4.9-12.1 60 19.8 15.0-25.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 25 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 71 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 197 76 43.3 35.5-51.4 33 17.4 12.1-24.3 20 7.7 4.8-12.2 *** *** *** 55 24.8 18.5-32.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 129 *** *** *** 26 19.8 13.0-29.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** 35 24.4 16.6-34.5
No 397 159 42.6 37.0-48.5 69 17.8 14.0-22.5 43 9.1 6.6-12.4 33 7.5 5.1-10.9 93 23.0 18.3-28.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 26 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 500 194 41.9 36.8-47.2 91 18.7 15.1-22.9 53 9.2 6.8-12.1 42 7.5 5.3-10.5 120 22.8 18.6-27.6
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY1
Urban 160 73 48.3 39.8-57.0 27 17.4 11.9-24.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** 36 20.8 14.7-28.4
Regional City or Suburban County 156 63 40.9 31.9-50.5 28 18.3 12.4-26.2 13 6.8 3.7-11.9 19 13.6 8.4-21.2 33 20.4 13.5-29.7
Rural 210 68 35.5 27.8-44.1 40 19.2 13.7-26.2 29 12.4 8.4-17.9 *** *** *** 59 28.7 21.4-37.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 340 130 39.9 34.0-46.1 71 22.0 17.4-27.4 41 10.8 7.8-14.8 25 7.3 4.6-11.3 73 20.1 15.6-25.6
Unemployed 33 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 76 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 23 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 50 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 13 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 36 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 59 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 49 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 302 107 38.0 31.8-44.6 55 18.7 14.2-24.2 31 9.0 6.2-12.9 24 7.3 4.6-11.4 85 27.0 21.5-33.4
HOUSING
Own 363 132 40.2 34.2-46.5 63 16.6 12.8-21.3 35 7.6 5.3-10.8 33 8.7 5.8-12.6 100 27.0 21.7-32.9
Rent 141 62 45.1 35.8-54.8 27 23.0 15.7-32.3 18 13.0 7.9-20.7 *** *** *** 25 14.1 9.0-21.4
Other arrangement 21 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 129 *** *** *** 27 22.1 14.9-31.6 15 9.2 5.4-15.3 *** *** *** 28 21.2 13.8-31.0
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 153 58 41.1 31.9-51.0 27 17.3 11.6-24.9 17 9.4 5.6-15.5 *** *** *** 42 26.3 18.7-35.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 244 98 42.8 35.8-50.1 41 17.4 12.6-23.5 22 8.2 5.2-12.6 25 9.3 6.1-14.1 58 22.3 16.6-29.2
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 203 77 40.5 33.0-48.6 37 19.4 13.9-26.4 16 6.7 4.0-10.8 23 11.2 7.2-17.0 50 22.3 16.1-30.0
2nd Quartile 132 53 41.8 32.6-51.6 23 15.8 10.3-23.4 13 10.6 6.0-17.9 *** *** *** 34 24.5 17.1-33.8
3rd Quartile 145 58 44.6 34.8-54.8 26 19.0 12.6-27.6 17 8.7 5.2-14.1 *** *** *** 34 22.0 14.8-31.5
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 46 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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