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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 193 45 23.2 17.1-30.6 15 6.5 3.8-10.9 31 15.3 10.6-21.5 35 15.2 10.6-21.2 67 39.9 32.1-48.3
GENDER
Male 76 19 25.0 15.6-37.5 6 5.4 2.3-12.0 17 19.1 11.6-29.9 8 7.0 3.3-14.1 26 43.5 31.1-56.8
Female 117 26 21.5 14.4-30.9 9 7.5 3.7-14.5 14 11.8 6.9-19.5 27 22.5 15.2-31.9 41 36.7 27.5-47.0
RACE
White 155 34 22.0 15.4-30.4 14 7.8 4.4-13.2 28 18.6 12.8-26.3 31 18.0 12.4-25.4 48 33.6 25.5-42.9
Other 37 10 24.1 12.4-41.5 1 2.5 0.4-16.2 3 4.8 1.4-15.3 4 6.4 2.2-17.1 19 62.1 44.5-77.1
AGE
50+ 193 45 23.2 17.1-30.6 15 6.5 3.8-10.9 31 15.3 10.6-21.5 35 15.2 10.6-21.2 67 39.9 32.1-48.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 65 17 22.3 13.4-34.8 3 4.2 1.3-12.8 4 5.4 1.9-14.7 12 15.1 8.0-26.5 29 53.0 39.4-66.2
Some College + 128 28 23.6 16.1-33.3 12 7.6 4.1-13.6 27 20.2 13.7-28.7 23 15.2 9.8-22.8 38 33.4 24.4-43.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 87 20 21.3 13.3-32.3 7 6.8 3.0-14.6 12 13.3 7.4-22.9 14 14.0 8.0-23.5 34 44.6 32.6-57.2
$50,000+ 71 17 27.4 17.1-40.9 5 6.5 2.6-15.2 13 17.1 9.8-28.3 15 16.8 9.7-27.5 21 32.2 21.2-45.6

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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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