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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Colorectal Cancer Screening

How long has it been since you had your last sigmoidoscopy or colonoscopy?*

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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 7,314 1,432 20.0 18.9-21.2 1,009 14.4 13.4-15.5 1,095 14.9 14.0-16.0 446 5.4 4.8- 6.0 3,332 45.3 43.8-46.7
-Randolph County 178 39 19.7 14.1-26.8 30 18.5 12.5-26.4 30 16.2 11.0-23.3 12 7.4 3.9-13.4 67 38.2 30.1-47.1
GENDER
Male 65 12 18.0 10.0-30.1 15 25.4 15.2-39.2 10 13.2 6.9-23.9 5 8.3 3.2-19.7 23 35.1 23.1-49.4
Female 113 27 21.4 14.5-30.4 15 11.6 6.9-18.9 20 19.2 12.0-29.4 7 6.4 2.9-13.5 44 41.4 31.2-52.3
RACE
White 160 35 18.6 13.0-25.9 28 19.2 12.9-27.7 28 17.3 11.6-25.0 12 8.4 4.5-15.2 57 36.5 28.1-45.7
Other 17 4 27.9 10.1-57.1 2 13.9 3.1-44.7 2 9.1 2.0-33.0 0 0.0 . - . 9 49.1 23.4-75.2
AGE
18-44 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
45+ 178 39 19.7 14.1-26.8 30 18.5 12.5-26.4 30 16.2 11.0-23.3 12 7.4 3.9-13.4 67 38.2 30.1-47.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 103 24 19.1 12.3-28.5 15 15.3 8.7-25.5 17 16.2 9.5-26.1 8 7.6 3.4-16.1 39 41.9 30.7-54.0
Some College + 75 15 20.5 12.1-32.6 15 23.1 13.5-36.6 13 16.4 9.2-27.4 4 7.0 2.5-18.1 28 33.0 22.7-45.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 99 24 22.7 14.9-33.1 11 13.4 7.0-24.3 16 15.8 9.2-25.8 9 8.8 4.2-17.8 39 39.2 28.3-51.4
$50,000+ 30 6 16.2 7.0-33.2 7 24.1 10.6-45.7 7 22.8 10.6-42.3 1 4.9 0.7-27.6 9 32.0 16.6-52.8

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported being age 50 and older and reported having sigmoidoscopy/colonoscopy examsand 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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