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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 242 33 14.1 9.6-20.3 16 8.3 4.8-14.0 16 5.8 3.4- 9.7 42 18.4 12.7-26.0 135 53.3 45.6-60.8
GENDER
Male 100 15 15.9 9.0-26.5 8 9.5 4.4-19.4 9 7.3 3.6-14.2 16 15.3 8.1-27.0 52 52.0 40.4-63.4
Female 142 18 12.4 7.4-19.9 8 7.1 3.3-14.7 7 4.3 2.0- 9.2 26 21.6 13.7-32.3 83 54.6 44.7-64.1
RACE
White 213 27 13.3 8.7-19.9 16 9.4 5.4-15.8 16 6.6 3.9-10.9 38 18.9 12.7-27.2 116 51.8 43.6-59.9
Other 28 6 20.9 8.3-43.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 4 15.5 5.7-35.8 18 63.5 42.3-80.6
AGE
50+ 242 33 14.1 9.6-20.3 16 8.3 4.8-14.0 16 5.8 3.4- 9.7 42 18.4 12.7-26.0 135 53.3 45.6-60.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 119 19 18.1 10.8-28.7 5 5.7 2.1-14.5 9 6.8 3.4-12.9 17 16.4 8.9-28.1 69 53.1 42.2-63.7
Some College + 122 14 10.6 6.1-17.8 11 10.8 5.6-19.9 7 4.9 2.1-11.0 25 20.4 12.6-31.3 65 53.3 42.5-63.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 125 19 16.5 10.1-25.8 5 5.7 2.2-13.9 10 7.0 3.7-13.1 22 16.2 10.4-24.4 69 54.6 44.6-64.2
$50,000+ 83 12 12.1 6.6-21.0 8 12.2 5.7-24.1 5 5.7 2.2-13.8 18 21.0 11.9-34.4 40 49.0 36.6-61.5

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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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