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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 50+)-FEMALES

Respondents age 50-75 who have had a blood stool test within the past 3 years.
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,305 650 18.7 17.2-20.3 2,655 81.3 79.7-82.8
-FEMALES 1,918 383 19.0 17.1-21.1 1,535 81.0 78.9-82.9
RACE
White 1,416 285 19.0 16.8-21.5 1,131 81.0 78.5-83.2
African American 397 83 20.6 16.4-25.7 314 79.4 74.3-83.6
Other Minorities 89 11 10.9 5.5-20.2 78 89.1 79.8-94.5
AGE
50-54 320 38 10.7 7.6-14.9 282 89.3 85.1-92.4
55-64 775 153 19.3 16.4-22.6 622 80.7 77.4-83.6
65-74 759 176 23.9 20.5-27.6 583 76.1 72.4-79.5
75 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 189 38 19.3 13.6-26.7 151 80.7 73.3-86.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 564 114 20.0 16.5-23.9 450 80.0 76.1-83.5
Some Post-H.S. 551 122 20.3 16.8-24.3 429 79.7 75.7-83.2
College Graduate 611 108 15.8 13.0-19.1 503 84.2 80.9-87.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 211 36 15.9 10.9-22.6 175 84.1 77.4-89.1
$15,000- 24,999 302 71 23.6 18.6-29.4 231 76.4 70.6-81.4
$25,000- 34,999 203 49 23.0 17.0-30.2 154 77.0 69.8-83.0
$35,000- 49,999 245 42 18.6 13.3-25.4 203 81.4 74.6-86.7
$50,000- 74,999 222 47 19.2 14.3-25.2 175 80.8 74.8-85.7
$75,000+ 333 61 17.4 13.3-22.4 272 82.6 77.6-86.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 674 147 21.5 18.1-25.3 527 78.5 74.7-81.9
No 1,231 234 17.8 15.5-20.3 997 82.2 79.7-84.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,881 374 18.9 17.0-21.0 1,507 81.1 79.0-83.0
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,166 234 19.0 16.6-21.7 932 81.0 78.3-83.4
No 752 149 18.9 16.0-22.3 603 81.1 77.7-84.0

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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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