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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 50+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,711 3,697 44.9 43.4-46.5 4,014 55.1 53.5-56.6
-Rowan County 251 119 45.9 38.9-53.1 132 54.1 46.9-61.1
GENDER
Male 97 49 49.1 37.9-60.5 48 50.9 39.5-62.1
Female 154 70 43.2 34.6-52.1 84 56.8 47.9-65.4
RACE
White 229 109 44.7 37.5-52.1 120 55.3 47.9-62.5
Other 22 10 57.4 33.4-78.4 12 42.6 21.6-66.6
AGE
50+ 251 119 45.9 38.9-53.1 132 54.1 46.9-61.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 126 57 40.9 31.7-50.7 69 59.1 49.3-68.3
Some College + 125 62 50.4 40.3-60.5 63 49.6 39.5-59.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 156 76 45.9 37.2-54.9 80 54.1 45.1-62.8
$50,000+ 55 27 50.2 35.8-64.6 28 49.8 35.4-64.2

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^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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