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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 50+)-MALES

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
-MALES 1,387 267 18.3 16.1-20.8 1,120 81.7 79.2-83.9
RACE
White 1,101 212 17.9 15.6-20.6 889 82.1 79.4-84.4
African American 220 44 20.6 14.6-28.2 176 79.4 71.8-85.4
Other Minorities 60 *** *** *** 52 87.7 76.1-94.1
AGE
50-54 225 30 13.1 8.7-19.4 195 86.9 80.6-91.3
55-64 634 116 19.0 15.7-22.7 518 81.0 77.3-84.3
65-74 498 115 21.6 17.9-25.7 383 78.4 74.3-82.1
75 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 195 30 14.6 10.0-20.9 165 85.4 79.1-90.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 373 66 17.2 13.4-21.7 307 82.8 78.3-86.6
Some Post-H.S. 333 70 20.2 15.6-25.7 263 79.8 74.3-84.4
College Graduate 482 101 20.6 16.8-24.9 381 79.4 75.1-83.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 151 30 18.3 12.5-26.1 121 81.7 73.9-87.5
$15,000- 24,999 203 38 18.3 12.9-25.2 165 81.7 74.8-87.1
$25,000- 34,999 126 24 20.4 12.1-32.4 102 79.6 67.6-87.9
$35,000- 49,999 173 39 23.6 17.0-31.6 134 76.4 68.4-83.0
$50,000- 74,999 180 26 12.3 8.0-18.4 154 87.7 81.6-92.0
$75,000+ 351 71 19.0 14.9-24.0 280 81.0 76.0-85.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 456 92 19.9 15.7-24.7 364 80.1 75.3-84.3
No 923 172 17.3 14.8-20.1 751 82.7 79.9-85.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 441 102 22.3 18.3-26.9 339 77.7 73.1-81.7
Non-Veteran 945 164 16.6 14.0-19.6 781 83.4 80.4-86.0
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 802 154 18.3 15.3-21.6 648 81.7 78.4-84.7
No 585 113 18.4 15.2-22.2 472 81.6 77.8-84.8

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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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