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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph 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
-Randolph County 174 52 32.1 24.5-40.8 22 11.0 7.1-16.7 16 7.0 4.0-11.8 14 5.6 3.1-10.1 70 44.3 35.7-53.2
GENDER
Male 63 20 30.9 19.7-44.8 9 12.0 6.2-22.0 4 4.7 1.6-13.3 3 4.3 1.3-13.7 27 48.1 34.6-62.0
Female 111 32 33.3 23.9-44.3 13 10.1 5.7-17.2 12 9.2 5.0-16.4 11 6.9 3.7-12.7 43 40.5 30.3-51.5
RACE
White 155 47 33.5 25.3-42.8 22 12.7 8.2-19.1 15 7.6 4.3-13.1 14 6.5 3.5-11.6 57 39.7 30.9-49.2
Other 18 5 23.4 8.6-49.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.9 0.4-18.8 0 0.0 . - . 12 73.7 47.6-89.6
AGE
18-44 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
45+ 174 52 32.1 24.5-40.8 22 11.0 7.1-16.7 16 7.0 4.0-11.8 14 5.6 3.1-10.1 70 44.3 35.7-53.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 102 35 35.9 25.7-47.7 11 8.4 4.5-15.4 9 6.1 3.1-11.9 10 5.7 2.9-10.9 37 43.8 32.3-56.0
Some College + 72 17 26.6 16.4-40.2 11 14.7 8.1-25.4 7 8.1 3.4-18.2 4 5.5 1.8-15.9 33 45.0 32.7-57.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 96 33 37.2 26.6-49.3 10 7.5 3.9-14.2 10 7.3 3.5-14.5 8 5.3 2.3-11.7 35 42.6 31.1-55.0
$50,000+ 30 9 31.3 16.2-51.8 7 24.5 11.5-44.7 3 8.1 2.5-22.9 3 8.0 2.2-25.3 8 28.1 13.6-49.4

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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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