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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 229 63 25.0 19.1-32.1 20 9.8 5.7-16.3 15 9.0 4.6-17.0 15 7.4 3.8-13.9 116 48.7 40.6-56.9
GENDER
Male 72 23 28.0 18.4-40.2 6 7.5 3.2-16.8 4 11.6 3.8-30.3 3 4.5 1.2-15.6 36 48.4 35.2-61.8
Female 157 40 23.0 15.9-32.0 14 11.4 5.8-21.0 11 7.3 3.5-14.5 12 9.4 4.4-19.0 80 48.9 38.9-59.1
RACE
White 193 51 25.2 18.6-33.1 16 8.4 4.5-14.9 13 10.0 4.8-19.4 13 7.1 3.4-14.3 100 49.4 40.6-58.3
Other 36 12 24.4 12.8-41.4 4 16.7 5.7-40.1 2 4.6 1.1-17.1 2 9.0 2.0-32.5 16 45.3 26.2-65.8
AGE
18-44 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
45+ 229 63 25.0 19.1-32.1 20 9.8 5.7-16.3 15 9.0 4.6-17.0 15 7.4 3.8-13.9 116 48.7 40.6-56.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 141 36 21.8 14.8-30.8 13 11.4 5.7-21.3 6 4.6 1.7-11.9 12 10.4 4.9-20.6 74 51.9 41.4-62.3
Some College + 88 27 30.0 20.1-42.1 7 7.4 3.4-15.4 9 15.8 6.8-32.6 3 2.9 0.9- 8.9 42 43.8 31.5-56.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 121 28 22.0 14.4-32.1 10 10.1 4.7-20.1 6 5.8 2.3-14.1 9 9.4 3.9-20.8 68 52.7 41.4-63.8
$50,000+ 52 16 28.0 16.5-43.2 3 5.0 1.5-15.1 5 18.4 6.2-43.7 2 3.1 0.7-11.6 26 45.6 30.2-61.9

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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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