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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 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
-Orange County 168 31 17.1 11.4-24.7 14 6.9 4.0-11.7 16 7.0 4.2-11.5 11 5.5 2.9-10.3 96 63.5 54.9-71.4
GENDER
Male 63 16 23.0 13.2-37.0 4 4.1 1.4-11.4 4 4.5 1.6-12.1 3 3.3 0.8-12.3 36 65.1 50.8-77.1
Female 105 15 11.4 6.7-18.7 10 9.6 5.1-17.4 12 9.4 5.3-16.2 8 7.6 3.7-14.9 60 62.0 51.8-71.3
RACE
White 137 29 19.2 13.2-27.0 11 7.3 3.9-13.2 13 7.9 4.5-13.5 9 6.0 2.9-12.1 75 59.6 50.5-68.0
Other 29 2 10.9 2.1-41.1 3 5.7 1.7-17.8 3 4.4 1.3-13.5 2 3.9 0.9-15.0 19 75.1 52.2-89.3
AGE
50+ 168 31 17.1 11.4-24.7 14 6.9 4.0-11.7 16 7.0 4.2-11.5 11 5.5 2.9-10.3 96 63.5 54.9-71.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 43 9 27.0 12.6-48.7 4 5.9 2.1-15.7 9 16.6 8.1-31.0 2 3.9 0.9-14.6 19 46.6 28.1-66.1
Some College + 125 22 14.0 8.9-21.2 10 7.2 3.8-13.3 7 4.0 1.8- 8.5 9 6.0 2.9-12.0 77 68.9 59.7-76.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 60 14 25.2 13.6-42.1 5 6.9 2.7-16.7 4 4.5 1.6-11.8 3 4.1 1.3-12.0 34 59.3 43.3-73.5
$50,000+ 79 15 15.1 8.8-24.8 6 5.6 2.4-12.5 4 3.9 1.4-10.5 7 7.7 3.4-16.6 47 67.7 56.1-77.5

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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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