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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 50+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,632 4,790 47.5 46.2-48.8 4,842 52.5 51.2-53.8
-Johnston County 248 113 47.9 40.4-55.4 135 52.1 44.6-59.6
GENDER
Male 102 50 49.1 37.8-60.5 52 50.9 39.5-62.2
Female 146 63 46.6 37.2-56.3 83 53.4 43.7-62.8
RACE
White 217 101 48.8 40.7-56.8 116 51.2 43.2-59.3
Other 30 12 42.8 24.9-62.7 18 57.2 37.3-75.1
AGE
50+ 248 113 47.9 40.4-55.4 135 52.1 44.6-59.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 121 52 47.4 36.9-58.1 69 52.6 41.9-63.1
Some College + 125 60 48.3 37.9-58.8 65 51.7 41.2-62.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 128 59 47.0 37.3-56.9 69 53.0 43.1-62.7
$50,000+ 84 44 51.5 39.1-63.7 40 48.5 36.3-60.9

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^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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