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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 174 39 24.7 17.6-33.5 24 11.7 7.6-17.7 44 23.0 16.8-30.7 19 8.2 4.9-13.3 48 32.4 24.6-41.4
GENDER
Male 56 19 38.3 24.8-53.7 8 11.8 5.8-22.7 12 18.1 9.6-31.4 5 6.4 2.5-15.6 12 25.4 14.2-41.2
Female 118 20 14.5 8.7-23.0 16 11.6 6.7-19.5 32 26.7 18.7-36.6 14 9.5 5.2-16.8 36 37.7 27.9-48.7
RACE
White 99 19 17.4 10.6-27.3 12 12.3 6.7-21.4 25 24.5 16.4-34.8 15 11.1 6.1-19.1 28 34.8 24.4-46.8
Other 74 20 33.7 21.5-48.6 11 10.6 5.5-19.6 19 21.3 12.6-33.8 4 4.6 1.6-12.6 20 29.7 18.7-43.8
AGE
50+ 174 39 24.7 17.6-33.5 24 11.7 7.6-17.7 44 23.0 16.8-30.7 19 8.2 4.9-13.3 48 32.4 24.6-41.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 75 13 18.8 10.0-32.5 10 12.6 6.3-23.4 20 24.5 15.4-36.6 10 8.8 4.3-17.2 22 35.4 23.1-49.9
Some College + 99 26 28.6 19.1-40.6 14 11.2 6.2-19.1 24 22.0 14.2-32.5 9 7.7 3.7-15.4 26 30.5 21.0-42.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 85 18 17.4 9.8-29.0 10 9.9 4.9-19.1 19 23.1 13.9-35.8 10 9.3 4.5-18.3 28 40.3 28.2-53.7
$50,000+ 57 15 34.3 21.4-50.0 10 15.8 8.3-28.0 13 20.0 11.6-32.4 6 8.2 3.4-18.4 13 21.7 12.5-34.8

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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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