2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 45+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,513 162 4.1 3.4- 5.0 3,351 95.9 95.0-96.6
-Piedmont NC 1,647 73 4.0 3.1- 5.2 1,574 96.0 94.8-96.9
GENDER
Male 711 38 4.3 2.9- 6.2 673 95.7 93.8-97.1
Female 936 35 3.8 2.6- 5.6 901 96.2 94.4-97.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,175 46 3.5 2.5- 5.0 1,129 96.5 95.0-97.5
Non-Hispanic Black 314 18 4.7 2.7- 8.1 296 95.3 91.9-97.3
Other 158 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
45-54 462 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 451 14 3.0 1.7- 5.3 437 97.0 94.7-98.3
65-74 418 26 7.5 4.9-11.3 392 92.5 88.7-95.1
75+ 263 25 7.0 4.4-10.8 238 93.0 89.2-95.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 143 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 356 25 7.3 4.7-11.2 331 92.7 88.8-95.3
Some Post-H.S. 424 20 3.9 2.3- 6.5 404 96.1 93.5-97.7
College Graduate 720 21 2.1 1.3- 3.4 699 97.9 96.6-98.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 499 43 7.8 5.6-11.0 456 92.2 89.0-94.4
No 1,139 30 2.3 1.5- 3.6 1,109 97.7 96.4-98.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 211 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,430 57 3.8 2.8- 5.1 1,373 96.2 94.9-97.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 755 16 2.4 1.3- 4.2 739 97.6 95.8-98.7
Unemployed 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 614 40 5.7 4.0- 8.2 574 94.3 91.8-96.0
Unable to Work 136 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 202 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 152 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 199 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 534 18 2.8 1.6- 4.8 516 97.2 95.2-98.4
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 886 32 3.1 2.0- 4.7 854 96.9 95.3-98.0
HOUSING
Own 1,272 52 3.7 2.6- 5.0 1,220 96.3 95.0-97.4
Rent 301 19 7.0 4.3-11.1 282 93.0 88.9-95.7
Other arrangement 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 843 33 2.8 1.9- 4.1 810 97.2 95.9-98.1
Regional City or Suburban County 432 24 6.3 4.0- 9.8 408 93.7 90.2-96.0
Rural 372 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 746 32 3.4 2.3- 5.0 714 96.6 95.0-97.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 832 37 4.3 2.9- 6.3 795 95.7 93.7-97.1
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 504 23 4.2 2.5- 6.8 481 95.8 93.2-97.5
2nd Quartile 663 29 3.7 2.4- 5.7 634 96.3 94.3-97.6
3rd Quartile 429 20 4.7 2.9- 7.6 409 95.3 92.4-97.1
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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