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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 458 85 18.0 14.4-22.3 69 17.2 13.4-21.8 123 26.0 21.7-30.9 65 12.4 9.5-15.9 116 26.4 22.0-31.4
GENDER
Male 176 32 17.5 12.2-24.5 30 18.9 13.0-26.6 47 25.1 18.7-32.8 18 8.3 5.0-13.2 49 30.3 23.0-38.6
Female 282 53 18.5 13.9-24.1 39 15.8 11.3-21.7 76 26.8 21.2-33.2 47 15.7 11.5-20.9 67 23.3 18.2-29.3
RACE
White 367 64 17.3 13.4-22.2 55 17.1 12.9-22.3 104 27.7 22.7-33.3 48 10.7 7.9-14.4 96 27.1 22.2-32.7
Other 88 21 20.9 13.3-31.1 13 17.1 9.5-28.8 18 20.0 12.4-30.6 16 17.7 10.7-27.9 20 24.4 15.3-36.6
AGE
50+ 458 85 18.0 14.4-22.3 69 17.2 13.4-21.8 123 26.0 21.7-30.9 65 12.4 9.5-15.9 116 26.4 22.0-31.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 176 35 19.4 13.6-26.9 24 15.4 10.0-22.9 40 21.0 15.1-28.3 23 11.9 7.6-18.2 54 32.3 24.8-40.9
Some College + 281 50 17.3 12.9-22.8 45 18.2 13.4-24.4 83 29.0 23.2-35.4 41 12.4 8.9-17.0 62 23.1 17.9-29.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 224 44 21.6 15.9-28.5 33 15.9 11.0-22.5 66 27.4 21.5-34.4 28 11.4 7.6-16.9 53 23.6 17.7-30.8
$50,000+ 171 22 11.8 7.6-17.8 27 16.5 11.2-23.5 48 28.9 21.8-37.2 32 15.2 10.6-21.5 42 27.6 20.6-35.8

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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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