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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 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
-Randolph County 237 48 21.0 15.5-27.8 19 7.3 4.6-11.4 13 5.4 3.0- 9.7 41 17.1 12.4-23.1 116 49.2 42.0-56.4
GENDER
Male 85 19 25.0 15.5-37.7 6 5.9 2.6-12.7 4 5.6 2.0-14.7 10 9.9 5.2-18.0 46 53.6 41.5-65.3
Female 152 29 17.8 12.3-25.0 13 8.4 4.8-14.3 9 5.3 2.7-10.2 31 22.8 15.9-31.5 70 45.7 37.1-54.5
RACE
White 226 45 20.4 14.9-27.3 19 7.8 5.0-12.2 13 5.8 3.2-10.3 40 17.7 12.8-24.0 109 48.2 41.0-55.6
Other 11 3 29.5 8.2-66.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 8.3 1.1-42.4 7 62.2 28.4-87.3
AGE
50+ 237 48 21.0 15.5-27.8 19 7.3 4.6-11.4 13 5.4 3.0- 9.7 41 17.1 12.4-23.1 116 49.2 42.0-56.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 145 30 20.0 13.4-28.7 10 6.2 3.3-11.4 9 5.2 2.6-10.2 23 16.7 10.8-24.9 73 51.9 42.5-61.1
Some College + 92 18 22.7 14.0-34.7 9 9.2 4.7-17.2 4 5.9 2.0-15.9 18 17.7 11.0-27.1 43 44.6 33.8-55.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 152 34 24.1 16.6-33.5 12 6.9 3.8-12.2 8 4.5 2.2- 9.3 25 15.1 10.1-22.2 73 49.3 40.2-58.5
$50,000+ 47 11 22.9 12.8-37.7 4 7.9 3.0-19.4 1 4.5 0.6-25.5 9 16.5 8.5-29.6 22 48.2 33.5-63.3

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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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