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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 50+)-MALES

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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
-MALES 3,586 1,726 45.6 43.5-47.7 1,860 54.4 52.3-56.5
RACE
White 3,024 1,514 48.5 46.3-50.7 1,510 51.5 49.3-53.7
African American 395 165 40.5 34.3-47.1 230 59.5 52.9-65.7
Other Minorities 156 41 19.4 13.3-27.6 115 80.6 72.4-86.7
AGE
50-54 598 173 28.2 23.8-33.0 425 71.8 67.0-76.2
55-64 1,349 642 46.4 43.0-49.7 707 53.6 50.3-57.0
65-74 978 548 56.4 52.6-60.1 430 43.6 39.9-47.4
75+ 661 363 56.6 51.8-61.4 298 43.4 38.6-48.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 579 223 35.0 30.5-39.8 356 65.0 60.2-69.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,061 483 43.6 39.6-47.6 578 56.4 52.4-60.4
Some Post-H.S. 806 408 47.1 42.7-51.5 398 52.9 48.5-57.3
College Graduate 1,134 609 51.0 47.3-54.7 525 49.0 45.3-52.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 340 103 27.1 21.7-33.3 237 72.9 66.7-78.3
$15,000- 24,999 570 275 48.0 42.4-53.6 295 52.0 46.4-57.6
$25,000- 34,999 417 200 47.4 41.5-53.3 217 52.6 46.7-58.5
$35,000- 49,999 579 283 44.8 39.7-50.0 296 55.2 50.0-60.3
$50,000-74,999 551 281 48.3 43.0-53.5 270 51.7 46.5-57.0
$75,000+ 791 434 49.9 45.6-54.2 357 50.1 45.8-54.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,578 779 46.3 43.0-49.5 799 53.7 50.5-57.0
No 1,937 921 45.4 42.6-48.3 1,016 54.6 51.7-57.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,737 986 54.9 51.9-57.9 751 45.1 42.1-48.1
Non-Veteran 1,845 739 38.1 35.2-41.0 1,106 61.9 59.0-64.8

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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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