2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

A Pap test is a test for cancer of the cervix. Have you ever had a Pap test?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,028 2,820 90.1 88.4-91.5 208 9.9 8.5-11.6
-Piedmont NC 1,463 1,347 89.9 87.7-91.8 116 10.1 8.2-12.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 938 874 91.5 88.8-93.5 64 8.5 6.5-11.2
Non-Hispanic Black 313 300 93.0 87.6-96.1 13 7.0 3.9-12.4
Other 212 173 76.3 68.1-82.9 39 23.7 17.1-31.9
AGE
18-34 301 239 76.7 70.6-81.8 62 23.3 18.2-29.4
35-44 200 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 253 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 253 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 256 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 167 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 119 102 80.3 68.7-88.3 17 19.7 11.7-31.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 292 264 87.4 81.6-91.6 28 12.6 8.4-18.4
Some Post-H.S. 411 376 90.1 86.1-93.1 35 9.9 6.9-13.9
College Graduate 640 604 94.3 91.7-96.1 36 5.7 3.9- 8.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 396 357 86.3 80.7-90.5 39 13.7 9.5-19.3
No 1,063 987 91.3 88.9-93.2 76 8.7 6.8-11.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,425 1,312 89.9 87.6-91.8 113 10.1 8.2-12.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 729 684 93.5 90.9-95.3 45 6.5 4.7- 9.1
Unemployed 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 393 371 92.9 87.5-96.0 22 7.1 4.0-12.5
Unable to Work 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 141 113 74.8 65.3-82.5 28 25.2 17.5-34.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 185 163 85.5 77.3-91.1 22 14.5 8.9-22.7
$25,000- 34,999 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 162 145 89.1 81.3-93.9 17 10.9 6.1-18.7
$50,000- 74,999 169 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 415 394 93.2 89.0-95.8 21 6.8 4.2-11.0
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 135 117 86.1 76.7-92.1 18 13.9 7.9-23.3
151% to 200% 131 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 713 676 93.2 90.2-95.3 37 6.8 4.7- 9.8
HOUSING
Own 958 915 95.1 92.9-96.6 43 4.9 3.4- 7.1
Rent 397 353 86.7 81.9-90.4 44 13.3 9.6-18.1
Other arrangement 93 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 775 706 88.7 85.4-91.4 69 11.3 8.6-14.6
Regional City or Suburban County 392 364 90.7 86.4-93.7 28 9.3 6.3-13.6
Rural 296 277 92.3 86.4-95.7 19 7.7 4.3-13.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 621 578 91.3 87.8-93.9 43 8.7 6.1-12.2
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 791 721 88.7 85.4-91.3 70 11.3 8.7-14.6
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 482 435 88.8 84.8-91.9 47 11.2 8.1-15.2
2nd Quartile 580 540 90.3 86.4-93.1 40 9.7 6.9-13.6
3rd Quartile 362 333 89.9 84.8-93.4 29 10.1 6.6-15.2
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator.

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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