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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 242 37 14.3 10.0-19.9 32 13.2 8.9-19.1 77 30.0 23.9-36.8 26 8.6 5.7-12.8 70 34.0 27.2-41.5
GENDER
Male 77 10 11.0 5.7-20.2 14 17.0 9.4-28.7 21 26.1 17.0-37.9 4 4.6 1.7-11.8 28 41.3 29.2-54.5
Female 165 27 16.6 10.9-24.3 18 10.5 6.2-17.3 56 32.6 25.2-41.1 22 11.3 7.2-17.4 42 28.9 21.6-37.5
RACE
White 227 34 13.9 9.6-19.8 31 13.9 9.3-20.3 74 30.1 23.9-37.1 26 9.2 6.1-13.7 62 32.8 25.8-40.7
Other 15 3 18.9 5.6-47.5 1 3.2 0.4-20.2 3 28.7 9.8-59.9 0 0.0 . - . 8 49.3 24.3-74.6
AGE
50+ 242 37 14.3 10.0-19.9 32 13.2 8.9-19.1 77 30.0 23.9-36.8 26 8.6 5.7-12.8 70 34.0 27.2-41.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 132 21 16.2 10.1-24.9 14 10.5 5.4-19.3 43 32.3 23.9-41.9 13 7.1 4.0-12.3 41 34.0 25.3-43.9
Some College + 109 16 12.2 7.2-20.2 18 16.5 10.0-26.1 34 27.8 19.5-37.8 13 10.5 5.9-18.2 28 32.9 22.7-45.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 140 25 16.0 10.3-24.1 12 6.6 3.6-11.9 40 27.9 20.2-37.2 20 11.9 7.4-18.6 43 37.5 28.2-47.9
$50,000+ 57 7 13.6 6.5-26.6 11 24.6 13.5-40.6 21 32.8 21.3-46.9 4 5.1 1.8-13.6 14 23.8 14.0-37.5

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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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