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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 239 52 18.8 14.0-24.6 26 12.0 8.0-17.6 13 5.2 2.9- 9.2 43 15.9 11.5-21.6 105 48.2 41.1-55.4
GENDER
Male 107 24 18.1 11.7-26.8 16 14.5 8.7-23.2 5 4.8 1.9-11.6 17 15.1 9.1-24.1 45 47.6 37.2-58.2
Female 132 28 19.5 13.3-27.8 10 9.1 4.5-17.5 8 5.7 2.8-11.5 26 16.8 11.2-24.4 60 48.9 39.6-58.3
RACE
White 222 47 18.2 13.4-24.3 25 12.5 8.2-18.5 13 5.6 3.1- 9.9 41 16.1 11.6-22.0 96 47.5 40.2-55.0
Other 15 4 23.0 7.9-50.9 1 6.0 0.8-33.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.8 0.5-23.4 9 67.2 40.1-86.2
AGE
50+ 239 52 18.8 14.0-24.6 26 12.0 8.0-17.6 13 5.2 2.9- 9.2 43 15.9 11.5-21.6 105 48.2 41.1-55.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 146 31 19.7 13.5-27.8 16 12.6 7.4-20.7 4 2.8 0.9- 7.8 26 13.3 8.7-19.6 69 51.7 42.4-60.8
Some College + 93 21 17.2 11.0-25.9 10 10.9 5.8-19.6 9 9.2 4.6-17.7 17 20.2 12.2-31.5 36 42.5 31.8-53.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 152 37 19.5 14.0-26.5 13 9.6 5.3-16.7 8 5.2 2.4-10.9 23 13.2 8.4-20.2 71 52.5 43.5-61.4
$50,000+ 54 11 18.2 9.5-32.2 12 20.6 11.4-34.5 2 3.3 0.8-12.3 8 15.0 7.2-28.9 21 42.9 29.2-57.7

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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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