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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 150 37 23.6 16.8-32.0 24 15.8 10.2-23.6 17 13.0 7.8-21.0 10 4.9 2.5- 9.3 62 42.8 34.0-52.1
GENDER
Male 58 14 22.7 13.3-36.0 9 15.5 7.8-28.4 4 9.8 3.5-24.2 2 2.6 0.6-10.5 29 49.4 35.7-63.2
Female 92 23 24.5 16.2-35.4 15 16.1 9.4-26.2 13 16.8 9.9-27.1 8 7.5 3.6-14.9 33 35.0 25.3-46.2
RACE
White 107 27 22.7 15.3-32.3 16 16.4 9.7-26.3 16 18.1 10.8-28.7 9 6.3 3.1-12.5 39 36.5 27.1-47.1
Other 43 10 25.5 13.3-43.5 8 14.4 6.4-29.5 1 1.6 0.2-10.9 1 1.6 0.2-10.4 23 56.8 39.4-72.7
AGE
18-44 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
45+ 150 37 23.6 16.8-32.0 24 15.8 10.2-23.6 17 13.0 7.8-21.0 10 4.9 2.5- 9.3 62 42.8 34.0-52.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 74 14 19.1 10.9-31.5 12 15.1 8.1-26.6 7 9.3 4.4-18.7 5 5.3 2.0-12.9 36 51.1 38.4-63.8
Some College + 76 23 28.6 18.8-41.0 12 16.5 8.9-28.6 10 17.2 8.7-31.3 5 4.4 1.7-10.7 26 33.2 22.7-45.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 76 15 20.0 11.4-32.7 8 10.2 4.7-20.8 11 16.1 8.3-29.0 6 5.2 2.1-12.4 36 48.4 35.4-61.6
$50,000+ 42 9 21.7 11.2-37.8 10 24.6 12.7-42.3 5 13.7 5.5-29.9 4 7.2 2.6-18.3 14 32.8 19.8-49.2

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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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