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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Colorectal Cancer Screening

How long has it been since you had your last blood stool test using a home kit?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-5 years > 5 years Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,277 2,068 29.0 27.7-30.3 847 11.8 10.9-12.7 571 7.6 6.9- 8.4 528 6.5 5.9- 7.3 3,263 45.1 43.7-46.6
-Davidson County 188 51 31.4 23.5-40.5 27 12.2 8.1-18.0 15 6.7 3.8-11.6 15 6.1 3.4-10.5 80 43.6 35.4-52.1
GENDER
Male 74 21 32.3 20.4-47.1 9 11.1 5.5-21.1 4 4.9 1.8-12.5 2 2.6 0.6-11.5 38 49.1 36.1-62.3
Female 114 30 30.5 21.3-41.5 18 13.4 8.2-21.0 11 8.7 4.4-16.4 13 9.7 5.5-16.8 42 37.7 28.4-48.1
RACE
White 178 47 30.4 22.3-39.9 25 12.3 8.0-18.4 15 7.1 4.0-12.2 14 6.0 3.3-10.6 77 44.2 35.8-53.0
Other 10 4 51.3 21.1-80.5 2 10.1 2.3-35.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 7.6 1.0-40.1 3 31.0 9.3-66.3
AGE
18-44 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
45+ 188 51 31.4 23.5-40.5 27 12.2 8.1-18.0 15 6.7 3.8-11.6 15 6.1 3.4-10.5 80 43.6 35.4-52.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 118 30 27.7 19.4-38.0 18 12.4 7.5-19.9 10 6.5 3.3-12.5 7 5.2 2.2-11.7 53 48.1 38.1-58.3
Some College + 70 21 36.8 23.0-53.2 9 11.9 5.8-22.8 5 7.0 2.7-17.4 8 7.4 3.4-15.2 27 36.9 24.4-51.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 94 24 30.1 20.3-42.1 14 11.8 6.5-20.4 9 8.1 4.0-15.8 6 5.3 2.0-13.4 41 44.7 33.8-56.1
$50,000+ 37 12 46.8 27.5-67.1 6 15.0 6.3-31.7 4 10.5 3.7-26.8 3 4.8 1.4-14.9 12 22.9 12.2-39.0

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported being age 50 and older and reported having a blood stool test and those respondents who were not asked formed NEVER category.

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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