2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 2

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 45+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,579 276 7.0 6.0- 8.0 3,303 93.0 92.0-94.0
Medicaid Region 2 608 46 6.4 4.6- 8.8 562 93.6 91.2-95.4
GENDER
Male 266 17 5.7 3.4- 9.3 249 94.3 90.7-96.6
Female 342 29 6.9 4.5-10.6 313 93.1 89.4-95.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 474 26 4.8 3.0- 7.5 448 95.2 92.5-97.0
Non-Hispanic Black 94 17 13.5 8.0-22.0 77 86.5 78.0-92.0
Other 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
45-64 309 11 3.1 1.6- 5.9 298 96.9 94.1-98.4
65+ 283 34 11.2 7.5-16.2 249 88.8 83.8-92.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 200 19 8.2 5.0-13.2 181 91.8 86.8-95.0
Some Post-H.S. 185 14 6.3 3.4-11.3 171 93.7 88.7-96.6
College Graduate 222 13 3.8 2.1- 6.8 209 96.2 93.2-97.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 253 24 8.7 5.6-13.3 229 91.3 86.7-94.4
$50,000+ 239 12 4.3 2.1- 8.4 227 95.7 91.6-97.9
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 116 *** *** *** 106 94.3 88.7-97.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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