2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

Have you had a hysterectomy?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,990 825 23.8 22.0-25.7 2,165 76.2 74.3-78.0
-Western 470 159 32.9 27.7-38.6 311 67.1 61.4-72.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 395 140 34.7 29.0-40.8 255 65.3 59.2-71.0
Non-Hispanic Black 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 120 39 26.4 18.5-36.4 81 73.6 63.6-81.5
Some Post-H.S. 145 55 35.1 26.6-44.5 90 64.9 55.5-73.4
College Graduate 155 41 24.4 17.7-32.7 114 75.6 67.3-82.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 169 85 50.2 41.0-59.4 84 49.8 40.6-59.0
No 301 74 24.0 18.2-31.0 227 76.0 69.0-81.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 461 157 33.2 27.9-38.9 304 66.8 61.1-72.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 193 45 23.4 16.4-32.2 148 76.6 67.8-83.6
Unemployed 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 164 83 50.8 41.4-60.1 81 49.2 39.9-58.6
Unable to Work 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 90 23 22.1 14.4-32.5 67 77.9 67.5-85.6
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 190 60 29.7 22.9-37.6 130 70.3 62.4-77.1
HOUSING
Own 325 122 37.7 31.1-44.7 203 62.3 55.3-68.9
Rent 115 30 22.0 14.9-31.4 85 78.0 68.6-85.1
Other arrangement 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Regional City or Suburban County 137 40 32.4 23.0-43.4 *** *** ***
Rural 333 119 33.1 27.1-39.7 214 66.9 60.3-72.9
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 184 58 27.2 19.5-36.6 126 72.8 63.4-80.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 187 63 36.4 28.3-45.4 124 63.6 54.6-71.7
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 246 81 33.5 26.6-41.1 165 66.5 58.9-73.4
2nd Quartile 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 140 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*This question was asked of female respondents who reported not being pregnant at the time of interview.

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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