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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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 7,580 1,389 18.9 17.6-20.2 1,029 13.5 12.5-14.6 2,075 25.4 24.1-26.7 922 11.4 10.5-12.4 2,165 30.8 29.3-32.4
-Catawba County 204 37 18.6 12.8-26.2 31 14.1 9.7-20.1 44 21.5 15.8-28.6 18 7.4 4.4-12.3 74 38.4 30.9-46.4
GENDER
Male 88 17 20.5 11.8-33.2 14 14.8 8.6-24.3 14 14.5 8.3-24.2 9 8.4 3.9-16.8 34 41.9 30.5-54.2
Female 116 20 16.5 10.4-25.1 17 13.3 7.8-21.5 30 29.5 20.6-40.3 9 6.4 3.2-12.2 40 34.4 25.3-44.8
RACE
White 189 36 20.1 13.8-28.3 28 14.6 9.8-21.1 41 21.4 15.5-28.7 18 8.4 5.0-13.8 66 35.6 28.1-43.8
Other 14 1 7.1 1.0-37.3 3 10.6 3.0-31.2 3 23.4 7.2-54.9 0 0.0 . - . 7 58.9 30.8-82.2
AGE
50+ 204 37 18.6 12.8-26.2 31 14.1 9.7-20.1 44 21.5 15.8-28.6 18 7.4 4.4-12.3 74 38.4 30.9-46.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 89 15 17.3 8.7-31.6 15 14.5 8.3-24.1 14 16.1 9.2-26.7 6 7.6 3.0-18.0 39 44.5 32.5-57.2
Some College + 115 22 19.5 12.7-28.8 16 13.8 8.2-22.3 30 25.5 17.6-35.6 12 7.3 4.0-12.9 35 33.8 24.4-44.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 106 18 18.6 10.1-31.6 20 15.9 9.8-24.8 17 14.5 8.5-23.8 10 8.6 4.0-17.3 41 42.4 31.1-54.5
$50,000+ 58 13 21.2 12.2-34.2 7 12.7 6.0-24.9 17 28.1 17.4-42.1 3 3.9 1.2-11.5 18 34.1 21.9-48.8

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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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