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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 50+)

A blood stool test is a test that may use a special kit at home to determine whether the stool contains blood.
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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,711 3,697 44.9 43.4-46.5 4,014 55.1 53.5-56.6
-Guilford County 463 291 59.7 54.4-64.8 172 40.3 35.2-45.6
GENDER
Male 177 93 48.6 40.4-56.8 84 51.4 43.2-59.6
Female 286 198 68.7 62.2-74.6 88 31.3 25.4-37.8
RACE
White 371 237 61.8 55.8-67.4 134 38.2 32.6-44.2
Other 89 52 52.3 40.6-63.7 37 47.7 36.3-59.4
AGE
50+ 463 291 59.7 54.4-64.8 172 40.3 35.2-45.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 177 110 58.8 50.1-66.9 67 41.2 33.1-49.9
Some College + 285 180 60.1 53.3-66.5 105 39.9 33.5-46.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 228 142 59.5 51.9-66.7 86 40.5 33.3-48.1
$50,000+ 171 104 57.3 48.8-65.4 67 42.7 34.6-51.2

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^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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