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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover 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
-New Hanover County 225 30 14.3 9.6-20.7 10 6.7 2.5-17.1 24 9.3 6.1-14.1 31 11.8 7.8-17.3 130 57.9 49.5-65.8
GENDER
Male 83 20 21.1 13.1-32.1 5 9.6 2.8-28.5 8 7.8 3.8-15.4 8 8.8 4.0-18.0 42 52.6 39.7-65.2
Female 142 10 6.0 3.1-11.4 5 3.2 1.3- 7.8 16 11.2 6.7-18.0 23 15.4 10.1-22.8 88 64.2 55.3-72.3
RACE
White 195 26 14.7 9.6-21.8 8 3.8 1.8- 7.7 21 9.3 5.9-14.4 28 13.1 8.6-19.5 112 59.0 50.7-66.9
Other 30 4 12.1 4.0-31.4 2 22.6 4.1-66.7 3 9.6 2.8-27.8 3 4.3 1.2-13.6 18 51.5 26.2-76.0
AGE
50+ 225 30 14.3 9.6-20.7 10 6.7 2.5-17.1 24 9.3 6.1-14.1 31 11.8 7.8-17.3 130 57.9 49.5-65.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 71 14 19.1 10.4-32.4 3 3.3 1.0-10.0 7 9.1 4.1-19.0 7 6.6 2.8-14.8 40 61.9 47.5-74.4
Some College + 154 16 12.3 7.3-20.1 7 8.1 2.6-23.0 17 9.4 5.6-15.4 24 13.9 8.8-21.2 90 56.2 46.0-65.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 115 15 12.3 6.8-21.1 8 11.4 3.8-29.9 13 8.8 4.9-15.6 13 9.7 5.0-18.1 66 57.7 44.8-69.7
$50,000+ 73 10 17.5 9.1-30.9 2 2.4 0.6- 9.4 6 8.0 3.4-17.5 9 10.3 4.9-20.7 46 61.8 48.5-73.5

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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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