2020 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 45+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,607 1,126 30.7 28.9-32.7 2,481 69.3 67.3-71.1
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 446 138 30.8 25.8-36.2 308 69.2 63.8-74.2
Region 3 420 132 29.4 24.7-34.5 288 70.6 65.5-75.3
Region 4 547 156 30.0 25.6-34.8 391 70.0 65.2-74.4
Region 5 413 153 38.2 32.7-44.1 260 61.8 55.9-67.3
Region 6 377 137 36.5 30.7-42.7 240 63.5 57.3-69.3
Region 7 440 121 26.7 22.1-32.0 319 73.3 68.0-77.9
Region 8 590 168 26.7 22.5-31.4 422 73.3 68.6-77.5
Region 9 & 10 374 121 31.2 26.0-36.9 253 68.8 63.1-74.0
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,353 430 31.2 28.1-34.5 923 68.8 65.5-71.9
Piedmont 1,679 517 30.9 28.2-33.6 1,162 69.1 66.4-71.8
Western NC 575 179 29.9 25.5-34.8 396 70.1 65.2-74.5
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 377 112 28.9 23.8-34.6 265 71.1 65.4-76.2
Northwest 623 202 31.7 27.3-36.4 421 68.3 63.6-72.7
Charlotte 420 114 28.7 23.9-34.1 306 71.3 65.9-76.1
Greensboro 321 123 39.9 33.5-46.7 198 60.1 53.3-66.5
Southern Regional 541 178 32.5 27.4-38.1 363 67.5 61.9-72.6
Southeast 320 94 28.1 22.8-34.2 226 71.9 65.8-77.2
Wake 500 140 25.8 21.5-30.7 360 74.2 69.3-78.5
Area L & Eastern 505 163 32.5 27.7-37.7 342 67.5 62.3-72.3
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 446 138 30.8 25.8-36.4 308 69.2 63.6-74.2
Region 2 612 202 31.9 27.6-36.5 410 68.1 63.5-72.4
Region 3 554 158 30.2 25.9-35.0 396 69.8 65.0-74.1
Region 4 629 193 30.5 26.3-35.0 436 69.5 65.0-73.7
Region 5 870 278 30.4 26.7-34.4 592 69.6 65.6-73.3
Region 6 496 157 31.0 26.4-36.0 339 69.0 64.0-73.6

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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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