2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 5

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 45+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,513 162 4.1 3.4- 5.0 3,351 95.9 95.0-96.6
Medicaid Region 5 845 51 5.5 3.8- 7.7 794 94.5 92.3-96.2
GENDER
Male 364 29 7.2 4.6-11.2 335 92.8 88.8-95.4
Female 481 22 3.7 2.1- 6.5 459 96.3 93.5-97.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 528 28 4.8 2.9- 7.7 500 95.2 92.3-97.1
Non-Hispanic Black 187 14 7.5 3.9-13.8 173 92.5 86.2-96.1
Other 130 *** *** *** 121 94.4 88.5-97.3
AGE
45-64 422 17 4.7 2.6- 8.4 405 95.3 91.6-97.4
65+ 390 33 6.1 4.1- 8.9 357 93.9 91.1-95.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 293 22 6.9 4.0-11.7 271 93.1 88.3-96.0
Some Post-H.S. 264 18 5.4 3.2- 9.1 246 94.6 90.9-96.8
College Graduate 282 11 3.5 1.4- 8.5 271 96.5 91.5-98.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 363 30 7.7 4.8-12.1 333 92.3 87.9-95.2
$50,000+ 309 11 2.7 1.3- 5.8 298 97.3 94.2-98.7
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 173 *** *** *** 163 94.0 87.5-97.2

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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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