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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 207 24 11.5 7.5-17.4 10 4.8 2.4- 9.2 11 4.3 2.1- 8.4 33 16.8 11.5-23.8 129 62.7 54.7-70.0
GENDER
Male 75 10 11.9 6.2-21.6 4 4.8 1.7-12.6 5 5.0 1.8-12.8 10 14.4 7.3-26.4 46 64.0 51.1-75.1
Female 132 14 11.2 6.2-19.4 6 4.8 2.0-11.2 6 3.6 1.3- 9.4 23 19.0 12.3-28.1 83 61.4 51.5-70.5
RACE
White 76 6 5.8 2.4-13.5 4 7.4 2.6-19.0 4 3.3 1.0- 9.7 15 18.3 10.8-29.3 47 65.3 52.5-76.1
Other 130 18 14.3 8.8-22.5 6 3.5 1.5- 8.1 7 4.8 2.0-10.9 18 16.1 9.7-25.6 81 61.3 51.1-70.6
AGE
50+ 207 24 11.5 7.5-17.4 10 4.8 2.4- 9.2 11 4.3 2.1- 8.4 33 16.8 11.5-23.8 129 62.7 54.7-70.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 139 19 14.1 8.7-22.1 7 4.1 1.8- 9.2 8 5.4 2.5-11.6 25 20.0 13.1-29.4 80 56.3 46.4-65.8
Some College + 68 5 6.0 2.3-14.9 3 6.2 2.0-17.7 3 1.8 0.6- 5.6 8 9.8 4.6-19.7 49 76.2 63.7-85.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 144 17 10.5 6.2-17.0 9 6.5 3.2-12.7 9 5.4 2.5-11.3 24 18.6 12.0-27.7 85 59.1 49.3-68.2
$50,000+ 19 1 5.6 0.8-31.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 7.5 1.7-26.9 16 86.9 64.4-96.1

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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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