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 1,656 929 51.5 48.6-54.5 727 48.5 45.5-51.4
-Piedmont NC 794 437 49.2 45.0-53.4 357 50.8 46.6-55.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 557 296 48.7 43.9-53.5 261 51.3 46.5-56.1
Non-Hispanic Black 132 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
40-44 95 26 19.8 12.7-29.6 69 80.2 70.4-87.3
45-54 208 60 23.3 17.7-30.2 148 76.7 69.8-82.3
55-64 194 126 64.9 56.9-72.1 68 35.1 27.9-43.1
65-74 168 132 76.1 67.2-83.2 36 23.9 16.8-32.8
75+ 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 178 99 51.1 42.7-59.3 79 48.9 40.7-57.3
Some Post-H.S. 195 88 44.7 36.9-52.8 107 55.3 47.2-63.1
College Graduate 346 212 56.0 49.9-61.8 134 44.0 38.2-50.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 235 141 52.9 44.5-61.0 94 47.1 39.0-55.5
No 552 294 47.7 42.9-52.5 258 52.3 47.5-57.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 190 111 57.4 48.7-65.7 79 42.6 34.3-51.3
Non-Veteran 600 326 46.9 42.2-51.7 274 53.1 48.3-57.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 447 198 40.1 35.1-45.3 249 59.9 54.7-64.9
Unemployed 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 238 188 76.1 68.5-82.4 50 23.9 17.6-31.5
Unable to Work 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 304 169 51.9 45.4-58.3 135 48.1 41.7-54.6
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 458 251 52.0 46.7-57.3 207 48.0 42.7-53.3
HOUSING
Own 601 340 51.4 46.6-56.2 261 48.6 43.8-53.4
Rent 160 82 45.6 36.9-54.6 78 54.4 45.4-63.1
Other arrangement 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 431 227 46.2 40.9-51.7 204 53.8 48.3-59.1
Regional City or Suburban County 192 109 55.1 46.9-63.0 83 44.9 37.0-53.1
Rural 171 101 48.6 38.7-58.6 70 51.4 41.4-61.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 356 193 48.1 41.7-54.6 163 51.9 45.4-58.3
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 405 225 49.8 44.2-55.4 180 50.2 44.6-55.8
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 236 131 50.8 43.4-58.2 105 49.2 41.8-56.6
2nd Quartile 321 171 44.4 38.0-50.9 150 55.6 49.1-62.0
3rd Quartile 210 117 55.8 47.9-63.4 93 44.2 36.6-52.1
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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