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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 182 34 15.7 11.0-21.8 14 7.3 4.2-12.4 17 9.9 5.8-16.4 26 12.0 7.8-18.0 91 55.2 46.8-63.4
GENDER
Male 65 11 14.6 7.7-25.8 2 3.3 0.8-13.0 7 10.3 4.5-21.9 8 10.6 4.6-22.7 37 61.3 47.1-73.8
Female 117 23 16.4 10.7-24.3 12 10.1 5.6-17.5 10 9.6 4.7-18.5 18 13.0 8.0-20.4 54 50.9 40.8-61.0
RACE
White 173 33 16.6 11.7-23.1 13 7.3 4.1-12.7 16 9.4 5.4-15.8 24 11.9 7.6-18.2 87 54.7 46.4-62.7
Other 8 1 5.4 0.7-32.7 1 12.3 1.6-55.2 1 29.9 4.8-78.3 2 23.2 4.7-64.7 3 29.1 7.9-66.3
AGE
50+ 182 34 15.7 11.0-21.8 14 7.3 4.2-12.4 17 9.9 5.8-16.4 26 12.0 7.8-18.0 91 55.2 46.8-63.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 66 11 12.4 6.6-22.1 6 9.6 4.2-20.7 4 7.6 2.3-22.4 9 10.9 5.5-20.7 36 59.4 45.6-71.9
Some College + 116 23 17.5 11.4-25.9 8 6.0 2.8-12.0 13 11.1 6.1-19.3 17 12.5 7.2-20.9 55 52.9 42.3-63.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 100 18 17.1 10.5-26.7 7 7.4 3.3-15.6 12 14.6 7.8-25.8 16 12.0 7.1-19.6 47 48.9 37.8-60.2
$50,000+ 52 9 12.9 6.5-24.2 3 4.5 1.4-13.4 5 7.4 2.8-18.5 6 10.6 4.1-24.6 29 64.6 49.3-77.4

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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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