2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,680 610 34.4 31.7-37.2 1,070 65.6 62.8-68.3
-Piedmont NC 808 299 35.5 31.7-39.5 509 64.5 60.5-68.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 570 218 37.2 32.7-41.9 352 62.8 58.1-67.3
Non-Hispanic Black 133 60 36.7 27.7-46.9 73 63.3 53.1-72.3
Other 105 21 18.3 11.0-28.8 84 81.7 71.2-89.0
AGE
40-44 97 15 15.1 8.7-24.9 82 84.9 75.1-91.3
45-54 212 46 21.3 15.7-28.3 166 78.7 71.7-84.3
55-64 198 90 48.1 40.2-56.1 108 51.9 43.9-59.8
65-74 169 89 50.9 42.2-59.7 80 49.1 40.3-57.8
75+ 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 180 65 35.9 28.3-44.4 115 64.1 55.6-71.7
Some Post-H.S. 197 73 35.7 28.6-43.6 124 64.3 56.4-71.4
College Graduate 358 149 41.0 35.4-46.9 209 59.0 53.1-64.6
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 235 97 37.5 30.2-45.4 138 62.5 54.6-69.8
No 566 200 34.6 30.2-39.3 366 65.4 60.7-69.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 199 73 37.6 29.8-46.1 126 62.4 53.9-70.2
Non-Veteran 605 226 35.0 30.7-39.6 379 65.0 60.4-69.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 457 152 34.3 29.4-39.5 305 65.7 60.5-70.6
Unemployed 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 244 119 44.5 37.2-52.0 125 55.5 48.0-62.8
Unable to Work 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 101 37 32.5 23.3-43.4 64 67.5 56.6-76.7
$75,000+ 310 130 42.7 36.5-49.2 180 57.3 50.8-63.5
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 468 188 40.0 35.0-45.2 280 60.0 54.8-65.0
HOUSING
Own 610 249 38.8 34.4-43.4 361 61.2 56.6-65.6
Rent 165 37 21.9 15.6-30.0 128 78.1 70.0-84.4
Other arrangement 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 442 157 34.7 29.7-39.9 285 65.3 60.1-70.3
Regional City or Suburban County 191 80 41.1 33.3-49.4 111 58.9 50.6-66.7
Rural 175 62 30.4 22.8-39.2 113 69.6 60.8-77.2
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 363 142 37.9 32.0-44.2 221 62.1 55.8-68.0
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 409 138 32.7 27.6-38.1 271 67.3 61.9-72.4
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 233 82 34.7 27.9-42.3 151 65.3 57.7-72.1
2nd Quartile 324 116 32.3 26.7-38.4 208 67.7 61.6-73.3
3rd Quartile 224 88 42.1 34.7-49.9 136 57.9 50.1-65.3
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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