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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 50+)

How long has it been since you had your last sigmoidoscopy or colonoscopy?*

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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 9,494 1,862 19.7 18.7-20.8 1,337 14.1 13.2-15.0 2,342 23.8 22.7-24.9 863 8.7 8.0- 9.4 3,090 33.7 32.4-35.0
-Randolph County 243 38 16.0 11.5-21.8 29 11.8 8.1-16.8 59 23.0 17.6-29.5 28 9.6 6.5-14.0 89 39.6 32.7-46.9
GENDER
Male 84 18 22.1 13.8-33.5 8 8.6 4.2-16.7 17 20.3 12.2-31.8 8 6.4 3.0-13.2 33 42.6 30.9-55.1
Female 159 20 11.4 7.2-17.5 21 14.2 9.2-21.3 42 25.0 18.4-33.2 20 12.0 7.6-18.4 56 37.4 29.5-46.0
RACE
White 233 35 15.6 11.1-21.6 29 12.6 8.7-17.9 57 23.1 17.6-29.6 27 9.7 6.5-14.2 85 39.0 32.2-46.4
Other 10 3 21.1 5.3-56.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 21.8 4.0-65.1 1 8.8 1.2-44.6 4 48.3 17.5-80.4
AGE
50+ 243 38 16.0 11.5-21.8 29 11.8 8.1-16.8 59 23.0 17.6-29.5 28 9.6 6.5-14.0 89 39.6 32.7-46.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 148 24 17.4 11.5-25.6 17 11.4 7.0-18.1 36 21.6 15.1-29.9 18 10.4 6.4-16.5 53 39.2 30.3-48.8
Some College + 95 14 13.5 7.8-22.4 12 12.4 6.9-21.2 23 25.4 16.7-36.8 10 8.3 4.4-15.3 36 40.3 30.0-51.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 155 24 15.1 9.8-22.5 17 10.9 6.7-17.2 38 21.7 15.4-29.6 21 11.0 6.9-17.0 55 41.4 32.5-51.0
$50,000+ 47 10 24.1 13.1-40.0 5 8.3 3.2-19.8 11 24.7 13.5-40.8 6 11.5 5.1-23.8 15 31.4 19.3-46.6

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*This question was asked only of those who reported having sigmoidoscopy/colonoscopy exam - those respondents who were not asked formed 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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