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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 50+)

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 9,418 1,630 16.8 15.9-17.8 762 8.0 7.4- 8.7 521 4.9 4.4- 5.5 1,663 16.9 15.9-17.8 4,842 53.4 52.1-54.7
-Cabarrus County 203 24 12.8 8.2-19.6 23 11.8 7.6-18.0 11 3.8 2.0- 7.0 43 19.8 13.7-27.9 102 51.8 43.4-60.0
GENDER
Male 75 11 16.9 8.9-29.8 13 14.6 8.2-24.6 4 3.9 1.4-10.2 13 14.0 7.9-23.5 34 50.5 37.6-63.4
Female 128 13 9.3 5.2-16.1 10 9.5 4.6-18.6 7 3.6 1.6- 7.9 30 24.8 15.5-37.1 68 52.8 42.0-63.4
RACE
White 184 22 12.4 7.8-19.0 20 10.4 6.4-16.3 10 3.9 2.0- 7.5 39 21.1 14.4-29.9 93 52.2 43.5-60.9
Other 18 2 17.7 3.5-55.8 3 25.4 8.2-56.5 1 2.5 0.3-16.5 4 10.2 3.3-27.4 8 44.3 20.1-71.5
AGE
50+ 203 24 12.8 8.2-19.6 23 11.8 7.6-18.0 11 3.8 2.0- 7.0 43 19.8 13.7-27.9 102 51.8 43.4-60.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 106 12 11.6 6.2-20.7 11 10.1 5.1-18.8 7 4.5 2.0- 9.6 20 20.4 11.2-34.2 56 53.5 41.1-65.4
Some College + 96 12 14.2 7.4-25.6 11 12.9 6.9-22.9 4 3.0 1.0- 8.4 23 19.4 12.6-28.8 46 50.4 39.3-61.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 113 15 13.8 7.8-23.3 13 13.8 7.7-23.6 8 5.0 2.4-10.2 25 19.5 12.9-28.5 52 47.8 37.4-58.4
$50,000+ 64 8 13.9 6.5-27.2 7 10.1 4.5-21.4 3 3.4 1.1-10.3 13 19.8 9.4-36.9 33 52.8 37.9-67.3

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

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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