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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 167 26 14.8 9.6-22.1 15 7.1 3.9-12.5 12 7.4 4.0-13.2 26 13.8 8.9-20.8 88 56.9 47.1-66.2
GENDER
Male 56 8 11.8 5.5-23.6 5 7.1 2.4-19.4 3 3.4 1.0-10.8 9 14.7 7.1-28.1 31 63.0 45.8-77.5
Female 111 18 17.0 10.2-27.0 10 7.1 3.7-13.1 9 10.3 5.3-19.3 17 13.2 7.6-21.8 57 52.4 41.8-62.8
RACE
White 145 22 16.0 10.2-24.1 12 6.2 3.4-11.0 11 8.4 4.5-15.1 24 16.5 10.7-24.5 76 53.0 43.8-62.0
Other 22 4 10.0 2.8-30.2 3 10.7 2.4-37.1 1 3.2 0.4-21.1 2 3.0 0.6-13.0 12 73.1 45.1-90.0
AGE
50+ 167 26 14.8 9.6-22.1 15 7.1 3.9-12.5 12 7.4 4.0-13.2 26 13.8 8.9-20.8 88 56.9 47.1-66.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 86 10 11.2 5.4-21.8 10 7.2 3.6-13.9 8 8.6 4.0-17.5 9 9.8 4.5-20.1 49 63.2 48.8-75.5
Some College + 81 16 18.7 11.1-29.7 5 6.9 2.5-17.5 4 6.1 2.2-15.9 17 18.1 10.8-28.7 39 50.3 38.1-62.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 96 13 15.2 8.3-26.4 12 8.3 4.4-15.2 3 3.8 1.1-11.7 17 13.7 7.8-22.9 51 59.0 45.0-71.7
$50,000+ 43 5 9.6 4.0-21.5 2 6.6 1.5-24.4 7 15.2 7.1-29.5 4 9.3 3.3-23.6 25 59.2 43.0-73.6

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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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