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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 372 48 11.5 8.4-15.6 16 3.7 2.1- 6.2 35 8.6 5.9-12.4 62 13.9 10.5-18.3 211 62.2 56.0-68.1
GENDER
Male 132 19 12.9 7.8-20.6 5 3.6 1.4- 9.0 14 9.1 5.1-15.9 14 8.2 4.6-14.2 80 66.2 55.7-75.3
Female 240 29 10.4 6.9-15.2 11 3.7 2.0- 6.8 21 8.2 5.1-13.1 48 18.7 13.7-25.0 131 59.0 51.8-65.9
RACE
White 292 37 12.3 8.6-17.3 15 4.5 2.6- 7.6 30 10.4 7.1-15.0 52 14.7 10.9-19.5 158 58.2 51.5-64.5
Other 77 10 8.8 4.3-17.1 1 1.6 0.2-10.9 5 4.1 1.2-13.0 9 11.6 5.4-23.2 52 73.9 60.2-84.1
AGE
50+ 372 48 11.5 8.4-15.6 16 3.7 2.1- 6.2 35 8.6 5.9-12.4 62 13.9 10.5-18.3 211 62.2 56.0-68.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 102 17 11.4 6.2-19.8 4 3.2 1.1- 9.0 7 5.1 2.2-11.8 18 13.2 7.2-22.9 56 67.1 53.9-78.0
Some College + 269 31 11.6 7.9-16.6 12 3.9 2.1- 7.1 28 10.1 6.7-14.9 44 14.3 10.3-19.3 154 60.2 53.5-66.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 26 13.8 8.5-21.4 5 1.9 0.7- 4.9 13 7.8 4.2-14.2 25 10.3 6.4-16.1 89 66.2 55.8-75.2
$50,000+ 161 15 8.9 5.3-14.7 7 4.5 2.1- 9.4 17 9.8 5.8-16.1 29 15.9 10.8-22.8 93 61.0 52.4-69.0

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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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