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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance 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 7,512 1,123 14.8 13.8-16.0 540 6.5 5.8- 7.3 829 10.2 9.3-11.1 1,006 12.2 11.3-13.2 4,014 56.3 54.7-57.9
-Alamance County 196 37 20.0 14.1-27.6 19 6.8 4.2-10.9 27 12.3 8.2-17.9 20 8.5 5.1-13.9 93 52.4 44.2-60.4
GENDER
Male 77 16 23.4 14.2-36.1 8 6.7 3.2-13.3 12 12.2 6.6-21.4 6 6.0 2.5-13.4 35 51.8 39.2-64.1
Female 119 21 16.6 10.4-25.5 11 7.0 3.7-12.9 15 12.3 7.3-20.2 14 11.0 5.8-19.8 58 53.0 42.8-63.0
RACE
White 167 33 20.7 14.3-29.0 17 7.4 4.5-12.2 23 12.5 8.1-18.8 19 9.9 5.8-16.3 75 49.5 40.7-58.3
Other 28 4 17.3 6.1-40.2 2 4.2 1.0-16.5 4 11.6 4.1-28.9 1 2.3 0.3-14.8 17 64.6 43.6-81.2
AGE
50+ 196 37 20.0 14.1-27.6 19 6.8 4.2-10.9 27 12.3 8.2-17.9 20 8.5 5.1-13.9 93 52.4 44.2-60.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 94 23 22.9 14.8-33.9 7 4.8 2.2-10.1 10 9.9 5.0-18.4 6 4.2 1.8- 9.4 48 58.2 46.6-68.9
Some College + 102 14 17.7 10.1-29.0 12 8.5 4.6-15.1 17 14.2 8.5-22.6 14 11.9 6.4-21.0 45 47.8 36.7-59.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 108 23 22.4 14.3-33.4 11 7.1 3.8-12.8 12 12.2 6.8-20.9 10 7.9 3.6-16.5 52 50.4 39.5-61.2
$50,000+ 52 8 14.9 7.1-28.7 5 6.9 2.7-16.6 7 9.6 4.4-19.4 6 9.5 4.1-20.4 26 59.1 44.2-72.5

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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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