2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,043 998 35.4 33.3-37.6 1,202 38.3 36.2-40.5 843 26.3 24.4-28.3
-Western 475 123 26.8 21.9-32.3 203 42.9 37.3-48.6 149 30.3 25.5-35.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 400 99 26.1 21.0-32.0 168 42.5 36.6-48.7 133 31.4 26.2-37.1
Non-Hispanic Black 19 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 56 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 76 *** *** *** *** *** *** 19 21.8 13.6-33.0
35-44 51 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 65 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 86 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 106 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 80 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 48 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 122 27 18.8 12.4-27.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 146 40 31.0 22.5-41.0 62 38.9 30.4-48.1 44 30.1 22.6-38.9
College Graduate 157 46 33.3 25.3-42.4 61 34.2 26.6-42.7 50 32.5 24.8-41.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 172 37 20.8 14.8-28.5 83 44.0 35.2-53.1 52 35.2 26.5-44.9
No 303 86 29.9 23.5-37.2 120 42.3 35.3-49.6 97 27.8 22.3-34.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 466 120 26.7 21.8-32.3 200 43.2 37.6-49.0 146 30.1 25.2-35.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 195 67 33.6 25.6-42.7 65 36.4 27.7-46.1 63 30.0 22.9-38.2
Unemployed 21 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 164 16 8.4 4.8-14.4 95 59.8 50.6-68.3 53 31.8 24.0-40.7
Unable to Work 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 77 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 44 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 72 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 46 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 90 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 16 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 63 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 190 56 30.3 23.1-38.5 73 37.6 29.9-46.1 61 32.1 24.9-40.3
HOUSING
Own 328 69 22.2 16.7-28.9 147 44.7 38.0-51.6 112 33.1 27.2-39.7
Rent 115 *** *** *** *** *** *** 31 27.0 18.2-37.9
Other arrangement 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Regional City or Suburban County 138 *** *** *** 66 46.5 36.5-56.7 39 26.8 19.3-36.1
Rural 337 90 26.8 21.3-33.2 137 41.6 35.1-48.5 110 31.5 25.7-38.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 103 30 30.7 21.5-41.9 *** *** *** 24 23.3 15.2-33.8
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 184 42 23.4 16.2-32.7 69 39.0 29.9-48.9 73 37.5 29.0-47.0
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 188 51 28.2 20.7-37.3 85 45.4 37.0-54.1 52 26.3 19.8-34.1
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 247 64 24.7 18.6-32.1 107 42.8 35.6-50.4 76 32.5 25.7-40.1
2nd Quartile 85 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 143 37 28.6 19.7-39.6 60 43.5 33.6-53.9 46 27.9 19.9-37.5

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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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