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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 201 40 17.3 12.4-23.6 27 13.9 9.3-20.1 52 27.9 21.1-35.9 30 11.6 7.8-16.8 52 29.3 22.3-37.6
GENDER
Male 79 14 13.9 7.9-23.4 9 8.9 4.3-17.4 22 33.3 22.0-46.8 11 11.5 6.0-20.8 23 32.5 21.5-45.8
Female 122 26 20.5 13.7-29.5 18 18.5 11.6-28.1 30 23.0 16.1-31.7 19 11.6 7.2-18.2 29 26.5 18.3-36.6
RACE
White 183 39 18.6 13.3-25.4 27 15.4 10.4-22.2 47 27.9 20.7-36.5 27 11.6 7.6-17.2 43 26.6 19.4-35.3
Other 17 1 5.6 0.8-31.1 0 0.0 . - . 5 29.5 12.2-55.8 2 6.4 1.5-23.2 9 58.5 33.9-79.4
AGE
50+ 201 40 17.3 12.4-23.6 27 13.9 9.3-20.1 52 27.9 21.1-35.9 30 11.6 7.8-16.8 52 29.3 22.3-37.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 21 19.4 12.3-29.3 12 12.2 6.7-21.2 25 21.9 14.5-31.7 19 17.1 10.6-26.5 24 29.4 19.5-41.7
Some College + 100 19 15.3 9.4-24.0 15 15.5 9.0-25.2 27 33.7 23.2-46.0 11 6.2 3.3-11.4 28 29.3 20.0-40.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 125 24 15.1 9.9-22.5 11 8.0 4.3-14.4 31 26.2 18.2-36.2 22 13.2 8.3-20.2 37 37.4 27.5-48.5
$50,000+ 57 7 13.2 6.2-26.1 13 21.2 12.1-34.7 17 33.0 20.2-48.9 7 10.5 4.6-22.1 13 22.1 12.7-35.7

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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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