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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 247 39 14.4 10.2-19.9 15 6.6 3.6-11.6 21 7.8 4.9-12.2 40 16.3 11.7-22.2 132 55.0 47.7-62.0
GENDER
Male 96 21 18.6 11.4-28.8 8 8.4 3.6-18.2 5 6.1 2.5-14.3 14 15.3 8.7-25.4 48 51.6 40.2-62.9
Female 151 18 10.7 6.6-16.9 7 5.0 2.3-10.8 16 9.3 5.5-15.2 26 17.1 11.4-24.9 84 57.9 48.8-66.4
RACE
White 225 36 14.9 10.4-20.9 14 5.8 3.3-10.1 18 6.7 4.1-10.9 37 16.1 11.4-22.3 120 56.4 48.9-63.6
Other 22 3 9.7 2.9-27.9 1 13.2 2.0-53.6 3 17.1 5.1-44.1 3 17.4 5.1-45.3 12 42.6 21.6-66.6
AGE
50+ 247 39 14.4 10.2-19.9 15 6.6 3.6-11.6 21 7.8 4.9-12.2 40 16.3 11.7-22.2 132 55.0 47.7-62.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 123 17 12.3 7.6-19.5 8 5.8 2.6-12.4 10 6.5 3.3-12.4 19 14.5 9.0-22.7 69 60.8 50.8-69.9
Some College + 124 22 16.2 10.0-25.1 7 7.2 3.1-15.9 11 8.9 4.7-16.2 21 17.8 11.2-26.9 63 50.0 39.8-60.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 155 26 14.2 9.6-20.6 10 6.8 3.4-12.9 13 9.2 5.1-16.0 26 15.5 10.2-23.0 80 54.4 45.3-63.1
$50,000+ 53 8 14.9 7.4-27.9 4 10.2 3.4-27.2 4 5.4 1.9-14.2 9 17.6 9.1-31.3 28 51.9 37.1-66.4

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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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