2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 2

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 45+)

Respondents age 50-75 who have had a blood stool test within the past year.
(CDC calculated variable)

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Respond.^
Had a blood stool test in the past year Have had a blood stool test one or more years ago Have never had a blood stool test
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,512 256 11.3 9.8-13.1 521 20.0 18.1-22.0 1,735 68.7 66.3-70.9
Medicaid Region 2 427 40 10.4 7.2-14.8 96 22.1 17.6-27.4 291 67.5 61.7-72.8
GENDER
Male 178 15 7.3 4.3-12.2 38 19.6 13.9-26.8 125 73.2 65.4-79.7
Female 249 25 12.7 7.9-19.7 58 23.9 17.6-31.6 166 63.4 55.1-70.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 335 33 11.4 7.7-16.8 74 22.2 17.1-28.3 228 66.4 59.7-72.5
Non-Hispanic Black 64 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
45-64 249 15 4.8 2.8- 8.2 44 19.2 13.7-26.4 190 75.9 68.7-81.9
65+ 178 25 20.4 13.1-30.5 52 27.2 20.2-35.5 101 52.4 43.2-61.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 136 18 15.2 8.8-25.1 23 18.7 11.2-29.5 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 125 14 9.2 5.1-16.1 33 28.1 20.1-37.7 78 62.7 52.8-71.6
College Graduate 166 *** *** *** 40 19.4 13.9-26.5 118 75.1 67.4-81.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 176 26 17.2 10.8-26.2 40 24.3 16.9-33.8 110 58.5 48.8-67.5
$50,000+ 178 *** *** *** 40 22.1 16.0-29.7 131 73.9 66.0-80.5
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 73 *** *** *** 16 17.0 9.8-27.7 *** *** ***

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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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