2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you had any other types of cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,822 478 6.5 5.8- 7.3 5,344 93.5 92.7-94.2
-Piedmont NC 2,839 213 5.9 5.1- 7.0 2,626 94.1 93.0-94.9
GENDER
Male 1,303 79 4.5 3.5- 5.9 1,224 95.5 94.1-96.5
Female 1,536 134 7.2 5.9- 8.9 1,402 92.8 91.1-94.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,833 157 7.0 5.8- 8.4 1,676 93.0 91.6-94.2
Non-Hispanic Black 546 41 5.2 3.6- 7.5 505 94.8 92.5-96.4
Other 460 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 646 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 406 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 492 25 4.6 3.0- 7.1 467 95.4 92.9-97.0
55-64 469 43 8.2 5.7-11.5 426 91.8 88.5-94.3
65-74 459 64 13.8 10.5-17.9 395 86.2 82.1-89.5
75+ 301 66 21.0 15.6-27.7 235 79.0 72.3-84.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 242 20 6.0 3.5-10.3 222 94.0 89.7-96.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 641 48 6.6 4.7- 9.2 593 93.4 90.8-95.3
Some Post-H.S. 733 61 6.5 4.9- 8.6 672 93.5 91.4-95.1
College Graduate 1,215 84 5.0 3.9- 6.3 1,131 95.0 93.7-96.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 700 94 10.4 8.1-13.3 606 89.6 86.7-91.9
No 2,021 112 4.5 3.6- 5.5 1,909 95.5 94.5-96.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 282 31 8.1 5.4-12.1 251 91.9 87.9-94.6
Non-Veteran 2,529 181 5.7 4.8- 6.8 2,348 94.3 93.2-95.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,563 66 3.7 2.8- 5.0 1,497 96.3 95.0-97.2
Unemployed 184 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 676 108 14.7 11.7-18.3 568 85.3 81.7-88.3
Unable to Work 166 21 10.6 6.5-16.9 145 89.4 83.1-93.5
Other not in Labor Force 198 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 225 21 7.0 3.9-12.1 204 93.0 87.9-96.1
$15,000- 24,999 336 33 9.0 5.7-13.8 303 91.0 86.2-94.3
$25,000- 34,999 213 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 281 18 6.5 3.8-10.9 263 93.5 89.1-96.2
$50,000- 74,999 325 26 5.6 3.6- 8.7 299 94.4 91.3-96.4
$75,000+ 876 58 4.7 3.5- 6.3 818 95.3 93.7-96.5
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 227 15 3.7 2.1- 6.4 212 96.3 93.6-97.9
101% to 150% 255 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 217 22 8.6 5.0-14.2 195 91.4 85.8-95.0
More than 200% 1,417 105 5.5 4.4- 6.8 1,312 94.5 93.2-95.6
HOUSING
Own 1,787 158 7.1 5.9- 8.5 1,629 92.9 91.5-94.1
Rent 826 45 4.2 3.0- 5.9 781 95.8 94.1-97.0
Other arrangement 197 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,570 114 5.3 4.3- 6.5 1,456 94.7 93.5-95.7
Regional City or Suburban County 691 60 7.6 5.7-10.2 631 92.4 89.8-94.3
Rural 578 39 5.4 3.6- 8.2 539 94.6 91.8-96.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,174 105 7.2 5.7- 9.1 1,069 92.8 90.9-94.3
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,563 100 5.0 3.9- 6.2 1,463 95.0 93.8-96.1
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 928 50 4.1 3.0- 5.7 878 95.9 94.3-97.0
2nd Quartile 1,119 96 6.7 5.3- 8.5 1,023 93.3 91.5-94.7
3rd Quartile 712 61 6.8 4.9- 9.3 651 93.2 90.7-95.1
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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