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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 357 64 18.3 13.8-24.0 55 17.0 12.8-22.2 110 27.2 22.5-32.4 48 12.7 9.3-17.0 80 24.8 19.6-30.7
GENDER
Male 112 18 18.5 10.4-30.5 20 20.4 12.8-31.0 33 22.8 15.9-31.7 19 15.7 9.7-24.3 22 22.6 14.6-33.4
Female 245 46 18.3 13.5-24.2 35 14.7 10.5-20.3 77 30.1 24.2-36.7 29 10.7 7.3-15.6 58 26.2 20.0-33.5
RACE
White 250 39 14.4 10.4-19.6 34 14.1 10.0-19.5 88 33.4 27.4-40.0 33 12.5 8.7-17.7 56 25.6 19.6-32.6
Other 107 25 25.5 15.9-38.3 21 22.4 14.1-33.7 22 15.8 9.9-24.2 15 13.0 7.4-21.8 24 23.3 14.6-35.0
AGE
50+ 357 64 18.3 13.8-24.0 55 17.0 12.8-22.2 110 27.2 22.5-32.4 48 12.7 9.3-17.0 80 24.8 19.6-30.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 97 20 21.0 13.0-31.9 15 16.7 9.7-27.2 27 24.6 16.6-34.9 7 6.7 3.0-14.1 28 31.0 21.3-42.8
Some College + 260 44 17.4 12.2-24.3 40 17.1 12.3-23.3 83 28.1 22.6-34.4 41 14.8 10.6-20.3 52 22.6 16.8-29.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 144 32 22.1 15.3-30.8 21 17.4 10.8-27.0 36 21.2 14.9-29.2 22 13.6 8.5-21.0 33 25.7 17.6-35.8
$50,000+ 158 22 16.2 9.5-26.1 28 17.6 11.9-25.2 56 31.1 23.9-39.5 21 13.3 8.5-20.2 31 21.8 14.9-30.8

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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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