2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 3

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 3 373 35 11.0 7.6-15.6 70 19.6 15.3-24.8 268 69.4 63.7-74.7
GENDER
Male 163 15 11.6 6.6-19.5 21 13.3 8.5-20.1 127 75.2 66.6-82.1
Female 210 20 10.5 6.4-16.6 49 24.9 18.5-32.7 141 64.6 56.6-71.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 267 20 9.8 6.1-15.4 49 20.4 15.2-26.7 198 69.8 62.9-76.0
Non-Hispanic Black 69 *** *** *** 17 19.7 11.6-31.4 *** *** ***
Other 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
45-64 233 20 10.8 6.6-17.0 32 14.3 9.9-20.2 181 74.9 67.9-80.9
65+ 140 15 11.4 6.7-18.8 38 31.3 22.7-41.5 87 57.3 47.3-66.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 17 11.3 6.4-19.2 25 20.9 14.0-30.2 93 67.8 58.1-76.2
Some Post-H.S. 93 13 16.4 9.4-27.1 18 19.3 11.8-29.9 *** *** ***
College Graduate 145 *** *** *** 27 18.0 12.2-25.7 113 77.4 69.2-84.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 17 13.1 7.5-21.9 35 28.7 20.4-38.7 84 58.2 48.1-67.6
$50,000+ 171 *** *** *** 22 12.5 8.0-19.2 140 79.4 71.4-85.6
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 66 *** *** *** 13 18.2 10.2-30.2 *** *** ***

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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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