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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 208 29 13.7 9.4-19.5 16 6.4 3.7-10.7 28 16.4 10.8-24.0 34 14.0 9.7-19.7 101 49.6 41.6-57.5
GENDER
Male 88 15 16.2 9.7-25.8 6 5.2 2.1-12.5 10 13.6 7.2-24.2 10 9.7 4.9-18.3 47 55.2 43.5-66.4
Female 120 14 11.0 6.3-18.6 10 7.6 3.9-14.1 18 19.3 11.1-31.4 24 18.5 12.2-27.2 54 43.6 33.5-54.1
RACE
White 187 27 14.5 9.8-20.9 16 7.4 4.3-12.3 22 14.9 9.2-23.3 32 15.1 10.4-21.4 90 48.1 39.9-56.3
Other 20 2 8.6 2.0-30.2 0 0.0 . - . 6 26.5 10.9-51.5 2 7.1 1.5-28.0 10 57.8 33.0-79.2
AGE
50+ 208 29 13.7 9.4-19.5 16 6.4 3.7-10.7 28 16.4 10.8-24.0 34 14.0 9.7-19.7 101 49.6 41.6-57.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 82 15 20.5 12.4-32.0 5 5.1 1.9-13.1 14 19.1 11.2-30.8 10 11.9 6.0-22.2 38 43.3 31.3-56.2
Some College + 125 13 8.5 4.7-14.9 11 7.2 3.8-13.3 14 14.9 8.0-26.1 24 15.4 10.0-23.0 63 54.0 43.7-64.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 95 17 19.2 11.8-29.7 5 4.7 1.8-11.9 16 22.1 12.6-35.8 19 18.2 11.2-28.1 38 35.8 25.5-47.6
$50,000+ 79 9 9.1 4.5-17.5 8 7.8 3.7-16.0 7 11.9 5.6-23.5 10 10.5 5.3-19.9 45 60.6 48.1-71.8

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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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