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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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 6,859 1,242 18.6 17.3-20.1 926 13.4 12.3-14.6 1,870 25.1 23.8-26.6 818 11.2 10.2-12.2 2,003 31.6 30.0-33.3
-Orange County 168 26 15.1 9.8-22.5 22 11.8 7.5-17.9 49 25.7 19.2-33.5 14 7.3 4.1-12.7 57 40.1 31.3-49.6
GENDER
Male 65 11 14.7 7.2-27.7 8 10.0 4.7-20.0 18 25.2 15.5-38.2 6 7.3 3.0-16.8 22 42.7 28.8-58.0
Female 103 15 15.4 9.3-24.6 14 13.5 7.9-22.3 31 26.2 18.5-35.7 8 7.4 3.5-14.9 35 37.4 27.5-48.6
RACE
White 139 19 13.2 8.2-20.7 19 13.4 8.4-20.7 44 31.2 23.5-40.2 13 9.1 5.1-15.9 44 33.0 24.9-42.3
Other 27 7 21.4 8.4-44.6 2 5.7 1.2-22.6 4 6.9 2.3-18.9 1 1.7 0.2-11.4 13 64.3 41.4-82.1
AGE
50+ 168 26 15.1 9.8-22.5 22 11.8 7.5-17.9 49 25.7 19.2-33.5 14 7.3 4.1-12.7 57 40.1 31.3-49.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 41 5 10.4 4.1-23.9 5 11.7 4.4-27.7 12 23.3 12.4-39.5 2 2.9 0.7-11.2 17 51.7 32.6-70.3
Some College + 127 21 16.5 10.2-25.5 17 11.8 7.1-18.9 37 26.4 18.9-35.6 12 8.7 4.7-15.5 40 36.6 27.1-47.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 59 10 14.9 7.7-26.9 7 12.6 5.6-25.8 12 14.5 7.8-25.4 3 3.2 1.0- 9.7 27 54.8 39.3-69.5
$50,000+ 80 13 16.3 8.6-28.8 11 11.3 6.0-20.3 26 30.0 20.2-41.9 9 10.7 5.3-20.6 21 31.7 21.1-44.6

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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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