2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 4

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 4 419 39 10.6 7.4-14.9 94 20.4 16.4-25.0 286 69.0 63.6-74.0
GENDER
Male 174 16 12.0 7.1-19.5 42 22.6 16.4-30.3 116 65.4 56.9-73.1
Female 245 23 9.5 5.8-15.1 52 18.6 13.8-24.5 170 71.9 64.9-78.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 279 25 12.0 7.9-17.9 65 21.6 16.7-27.4 189 66.4 59.7-72.5
Non-Hispanic Black 102 13 10.1 5.2-18.6 24 21.3 13.6-31.7 *** *** ***
Other 38 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
45-64 252 20 10.9 6.8-16.9 48 17.4 12.8-23.3 184 71.7 64.7-77.8
65+ 167 19 10.2 6.1-16.5 46 25.9 19.1-34.2 102 63.9 55.0-71.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 112 14 12.2 6.7-21.1 24 19.8 12.8-29.5 74 68.0 57.2-77.1
Some Post-H.S. 92 *** *** *** 14 13.0 7.4-22.0 68 73.4 62.2-82.2
College Graduate 215 15 7.2 3.9-12.8 56 25.9 19.9-33.0 144 66.9 59.3-73.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 134 22 18.3 11.4-28.0 29 21.1 14.0-30.5 83 60.7 50.0-70.4
$50,000+ 206 13 7.9 4.3-14.0 49 20.6 15.4-27.0 144 71.5 64.1-77.9
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 79 *** *** *** 16 18.5 10.5-30.5 *** *** ***

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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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