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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 50+)-African Americans

Respondents age 50-75 that have had a colonoscopy in the past 10 years.
(CDC calculated variable. )

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,265 2,277 67.3 65.4-69.1 988 32.7 30.9-34.6
-African Americans 601 415 66.3 61.7-70.6 186 33.7 29.4-38.3
GENDER
Male 211 132 59.8 52.0-67.2 79 40.2 32.8-48.0
Female 390 283 71.2 65.7-76.2 107 28.8 23.8-34.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 595 412 66.6 61.9-70.9 183 33.4 29.1-38.1
AGE
50-54 130 61 46.5 37.0-56.4 69 53.5 43.6-63.0
55-64 278 203 75.7 69.9-80.7 75 24.3 19.3-30.1
65-74 184 144 73.2 64.6-80.4 40 26.8 19.6-35.4
75 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 204 128 59.6 51.6-67.0 76 40.4 33.0-48.4
Some Post-H.S. 165 117 71.6 63.3-78.7 48 28.4 21.3-36.7
College Graduate 140 116 79.5 70.4-86.3 24 20.5 13.7-29.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 137 80 53.6 44.1-62.8 57 46.4 37.2-55.9
$25,000- 34,999 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 222 153 66.6 58.7-73.6 69 33.4 26.4-41.3
No 372 260 66.9 61.1-72.2 112 33.1 27.8-38.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 528 363 66.1 61.1-70.7 165 33.9 29.3-38.9
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 342 233 66.1 60.0-71.8 109 33.9 28.2-40.0
No 259 182 66.6 59.5-73.0 77 33.4 27.0-40.5

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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