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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 186 34 17.6 12.2-24.7 25 12.5 8.1-18.9 45 22.1 16.2-29.3 14 9.4 5.0-16.9 68 38.5 30.7-46.8
GENDER
Male 60 9 14.5 7.4-26.6 9 15.3 7.8-27.9 14 22.0 12.7-35.3 4 7.2 2.7-18.1 24 41.0 28.3-55.1
Female 126 25 19.7 12.6-29.3 16 10.6 6.0-18.2 31 22.2 15.2-31.1 10 10.9 4.9-22.3 44 36.7 27.5-47.0
RACE
White 92 16 19.9 11.7-31.8 13 12.6 6.9-22.0 27 29.6 20.1-41.2 6 4.8 1.9-11.9 30 33.0 23.2-44.6
Other 94 18 15.3 9.3-24.3 12 12.4 6.5-22.4 18 14.9 8.9-23.7 8 13.7 6.4-27.0 38 43.7 32.4-55.6
AGE
50+ 186 34 17.6 12.2-24.7 25 12.5 8.1-18.9 45 22.1 16.2-29.3 14 9.4 5.0-16.9 68 38.5 30.7-46.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 110 18 15.5 9.2-24.8 14 11.8 6.5-20.5 26 21.2 13.9-30.8 6 8.6 3.4-20.2 46 42.9 32.7-53.8
Some College + 76 16 21.2 12.5-33.6 11 13.7 7.1-24.8 19 23.7 14.9-35.5 8 10.8 5.0-21.6 22 30.6 20.1-43.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 125 23 16.8 10.5-25.9 16 11.3 6.2-19.5 25 17.2 11.1-25.7 10 9.3 4.4-18.7 51 45.4 35.3-55.9
$50,000+ 25 6 23.1 10.0-44.7 5 21.1 8.6-43.1 9 35.4 18.2-57.4 2 9.6 2.3-32.0 3 10.8 3.4-29.3

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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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