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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus 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 6,859 1,242 18.6 17.3-20.1 926 13.4 12.3-14.6 1,870 25.1 23.8-26.6 818 11.2 10.2-12.2 2,003 31.6 30.0-33.3
-Cabarrus County 180 30 16.2 10.6-23.8 20 11.9 7.6-18.1 54 25.5 19.1-33.2 27 14.1 9.1-21.1 49 32.4 24.1-41.9
GENDER
Male 66 7 13.7 5.9-28.9 10 13.4 7.1-23.9 21 24.0 15.1-36.0 7 12.0 5.2-25.1 21 36.9 23.9-52.1
Female 114 23 18.0 11.4-27.3 10 10.7 5.6-19.5 33 26.7 18.2-37.2 20 15.7 9.6-24.7 28 28.9 19.1-41.2
RACE
White 161 29 17.8 11.7-26.2 18 12.6 7.9-19.6 49 26.8 19.9-35.0 25 15.6 10.0-23.5 40 27.2 19.4-36.7
Other 18 1 8.0 1.1-40.3 2 8.5 2.0-29.9 5 19.5 6.6-45.5 2 6.8 1.4-27.5 8 57.3 31.4-79.7
AGE
50+ 180 30 16.2 10.6-23.8 20 11.9 7.6-18.1 54 25.5 19.1-33.2 27 14.1 9.1-21.1 49 32.4 24.1-41.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 94 20 22.5 13.5-35.2 5 4.3 1.7-10.4 21 21.4 13.1-32.9 17 16.5 9.5-27.1 31 35.3 24.0-48.5
Some College + 85 10 9.1 4.7-16.8 15 20.4 12.4-31.8 32 29.7 20.5-40.9 10 11.5 5.6-22.0 18 29.3 18.1-43.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 97 17 19.6 11.0-32.4 10 10.2 5.4-18.6 30 27.5 18.4-38.8 17 19.5 11.4-31.3 23 23.3 13.9-36.2
$50,000+ 44 4 8.2 3.0-20.2 8 20.8 10.6-37.0 17 31.9 19.6-47.4 3 5.0 1.5-15.5 12 34.1 20.3-51.3

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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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