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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 blood stool test using a home kit?*

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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 7,512 1,123 14.8 13.8-16.0 540 6.5 5.8- 7.3 829 10.2 9.3-11.1 1,006 12.2 11.3-13.2 4,014 56.3 54.7-57.9
-Durham County 354 76 21.6 17.2-26.9 20 4.6 2.9- 7.3 54 13.4 10.0-17.6 42 10.3 7.5-14.0 162 50.1 44.0-56.2
GENDER
Male 113 27 23.6 16.1-33.2 5 3.3 1.3- 7.8 19 14.4 8.7-22.9 12 8.5 4.6-15.1 50 50.3 39.5-61.0
Female 241 49 20.3 15.2-26.7 15 5.5 3.2- 9.3 35 12.7 9.0-17.5 30 11.5 7.9-16.4 112 49.9 42.8-57.1
RACE
White 247 52 21.8 16.7-28.0 15 5.4 3.2- 9.1 45 16.6 12.3-22.0 37 13.9 9.9-19.1 98 42.3 35.4-49.4
Other 107 24 21.3 13.5-31.7 5 3.2 1.3- 7.7 9 7.5 3.4-15.8 5 3.8 1.5- 9.0 64 64.3 53.0-74.2
AGE
50+ 354 76 21.6 17.2-26.9 20 4.6 2.9- 7.3 54 13.4 10.0-17.6 42 10.3 7.5-14.0 162 50.1 44.0-56.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 99 22 24.4 15.6-36.0 7 6.7 3.1-14.1 10 8.8 4.5-16.2 11 9.1 4.8-16.7 49 51.0 39.9-62.0
Some College + 255 54 20.6 15.7-26.6 13 3.9 2.2- 6.7 44 15.1 10.9-20.4 31 10.7 7.4-15.3 113 49.7 42.5-57.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 145 37 27.6 19.9-37.0 6 3.4 1.4- 8.1 15 9.8 5.4-17.2 17 9.3 5.5-15.1 70 49.9 40.3-59.5
$50,000+ 154 31 19.4 13.5-27.1 9 4.6 2.4- 8.8 30 15.9 10.8-22.6 17 9.6 5.9-15.5 67 50.5 41.3-59.6

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*This question was asked only of those who reported having a blood stool test
and those respondents who were not asked formed the 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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