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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 207 41 19.8 14.2-26.9 14 6.6 3.6-12.0 8 4.1 1.9- 8.4 25 13.1 8.3-20.0 119 56.5 48.5-64.1
GENDER
Male 85 20 24.2 15.1-36.2 6 8.1 3.2-18.9 4 5.7 2.1-14.8 8 13.4 6.1-26.7 47 48.6 36.8-60.6
Female 122 21 15.8 9.8-24.4 8 5.3 2.5-10.7 4 2.6 0.9- 6.8 17 12.8 7.8-20.2 72 63.6 53.8-72.4
RACE
White 164 34 22.1 15.3-30.7 11 6.3 3.2-11.9 7 4.8 2.2-10.5 21 13.8 8.5-21.5 91 53.1 44.2-61.7
Other 42 7 13.0 5.8-26.6 3 7.9 1.9-27.3 1 1.7 0.2-11.3 4 11.2 3.3-31.4 27 66.2 48.1-80.6
AGE
50+ 207 41 19.8 14.2-26.9 14 6.6 3.6-12.0 8 4.1 1.9- 8.4 25 13.1 8.3-20.0 119 56.5 48.5-64.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 97 19 17.2 10.0-27.8 6 6.8 2.6-16.5 6 5.6 2.3-12.8 14 14.4 7.6-25.6 52 56.1 44.2-67.3
Some College + 110 22 22.1 14.3-32.4 8 6.5 2.9-13.9 2 2.7 0.7-10.7 11 11.9 6.2-21.6 67 56.8 46.0-67.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 105 21 22.0 13.7-33.5 6 5.6 2.0-15.1 1 0.9 0.1- 6.0 16 15.8 9.1-26.1 61 55.6 44.2-66.5
$50,000+ 67 11 16.3 8.6-28.7 7 9.6 4.3-20.3 3 4.5 1.3-14.7 8 13.8 6.2-28.2 38 55.7 42.2-68.4

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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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