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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 378 167 38.9 33.0-45.1 211 61.1 54.9-67.0
GENDER
Male 134 54 35.2 25.9-45.7 80 64.8 54.3-74.1
Female 244 113 41.9 35.1-49.1 131 58.1 50.9-64.9
RACE
White 298 140 43.3 36.9-49.9 158 56.7 50.1-63.1
Other 77 25 26.1 15.9-39.8 52 73.9 60.2-84.1
AGE
50+ 378 167 38.9 33.0-45.1 211 61.1 54.9-67.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 106 50 36.0 24.5-49.3 56 64.0 50.7-75.5
Some College + 271 117 40.1 33.7-46.9 154 59.9 53.1-66.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 160 71 34.3 25.3-44.7 89 65.7 55.3-74.7
$50,000+ 163 70 40.2 32.1-48.8 93 59.8 51.2-67.9

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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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