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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 231 38 15.2 10.9-20.7 27 12.4 8.2-18.5 20 7.9 4.8-12.9 36 14.3 10.1-19.8 110 50.2 42.9-57.5
GENDER
Male 70 6 8.4 3.6-18.4 3 4.2 1.3-12.7 6 10.6 4.5-22.9 11 13.7 7.4-23.9 44 63.1 50.0-74.5
Female 161 32 19.3 13.7-26.6 24 17.5 11.3-26.1 14 6.3 3.6-10.6 25 14.7 9.6-21.7 66 42.2 33.9-51.0
RACE
White 167 27 14.5 9.9-20.8 16 9.6 5.7-15.8 15 8.7 4.8-15.3 28 15.1 10.2-21.6 81 52.0 43.5-60.4
Other 62 11 17.2 9.1-30.0 11 20.0 10.1-35.7 5 6.0 2.4-14.3 8 12.6 5.7-25.5 27 44.3 30.4-59.0
AGE
50+ 231 38 15.2 10.9-20.7 27 12.4 8.2-18.5 20 7.9 4.8-12.9 36 14.3 10.1-19.8 110 50.2 42.9-57.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 105 15 14.1 8.3-23.1 13 14.8 7.9-26.0 7 4.9 2.2-10.6 13 11.1 6.0-19.4 57 55.1 43.9-65.8
Some College + 124 23 16.4 10.8-24.0 14 10.6 6.1-17.7 13 10.6 5.6-19.1 23 17.3 11.3-25.6 51 45.1 35.5-55.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 121 14 11.1 6.2-19.1 13 12.7 6.7-22.7 13 8.8 4.8-15.6 20 13.7 8.3-21.6 61 53.7 43.2-63.8
$50,000+ 82 19 20.0 12.8-29.8 8 9.7 4.8-18.7 5 7.5 2.7-18.8 15 17.2 10.3-27.3 35 45.7 34.3-57.5

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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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