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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph 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
-Randolph County 244 128 52.2 45.0-59.2 116 47.8 40.8-55.0
GENDER
Male 85 39 46.4 34.7-58.5 46 53.6 41.5-65.3
Female 159 89 56.5 47.9-64.8 70 43.5 35.2-52.1
RACE
White 233 124 53.2 45.9-60.3 109 46.8 39.7-54.1
Other 11 4 37.8 12.7-71.6 7 62.2 28.4-87.3
AGE
50+ 244 128 52.2 45.0-59.2 116 47.8 40.8-55.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 150 77 49.7 40.5-58.8 73 50.3 41.2-59.5
Some College + 94 51 56.5 45.3-67.0 43 43.5 33.0-54.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 155 82 51.9 42.7-60.9 73 48.1 39.1-57.3
$50,000+ 47 25 51.8 36.7-66.5 22 48.2 33.5-63.3

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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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