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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne County

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 50+)

How long has it been since you had your last sigmoidoscopy or colonoscopy?*

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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 7,580 1,389 18.9 17.6-20.2 1,029 13.5 12.5-14.6 2,075 25.4 24.1-26.7 922 11.4 10.5-12.4 2,165 30.8 29.3-32.4
-Wayne County 238 49 18.0 13.2-24.1 34 14.3 9.9-20.2 66 24.5 18.6-31.7 16 7.3 4.0-12.8 73 35.9 28.1-44.5
GENDER
Male 71 14 18.8 10.9-30.5 11 17.5 9.8-29.4 17 19.3 11.7-30.3 5 9.0 3.3-22.5 24 35.3 23.8-48.9
Female 167 35 17.4 12.1-24.5 23 12.1 7.7-18.6 49 28.0 20.0-37.7 11 6.1 3.2-11.2 49 36.3 26.3-47.6
RACE
White 163 32 17.0 11.5-24.3 24 16.1 10.5-23.8 47 26.8 19.3-36.0 12 8.7 4.3-16.7 48 31.5 23.6-40.6
Other 71 17 21.2 12.4-33.9 10 11.5 5.5-22.6 19 21.2 12.6-33.4 4 4.9 1.7-12.8 21 41.3 25.7-58.9
AGE
50+ 238 49 18.0 13.2-24.1 34 14.3 9.9-20.2 66 24.5 18.6-31.7 16 7.3 4.0-12.8 73 35.9 28.1-44.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 24 14.1 8.8-21.8 20 15.2 9.4-23.7 40 24.2 17.0-33.3 10 8.5 3.8-17.7 40 38.1 27.0-50.4
Some College + 104 25 23.2 15.4-33.4 14 13.1 7.3-22.4 26 25.0 15.8-37.1 6 5.7 2.5-12.7 33 33.0 23.4-44.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 133 28 17.6 11.9-25.3 18 14.7 8.8-23.4 39 24.3 17.2-33.2 7 8.0 3.2-18.8 41 35.4 25.8-46.2
$50,000+ 56 10 20.8 11.0-35.9 10 17.5 9.0-31.3 12 20.6 11.5-34.0 6 9.4 4.1-20.2 18 31.7 20.3-45.8

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*This question was asked only of those who reported having sigmoidoscopy/colonoscopy exam - those respondents who were not asked formed 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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