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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 50+)-Non-Hispanic Black

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 2,877 1,993 69.5 67.4-71.6 884 30.5 28.4-32.6
-Non-Hispanic Black 543 376 70.2 65.2-74.7 167 29.8 25.3-34.8
GENDER
Male 223 138 62.4 54.3-69.9 85 37.6 30.1-45.7
Female 320 238 76.3 70.3-81.5 82 23.7 18.5-29.7
AGE
50-54 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 250 175 75.3 68.5-81.0 75 24.7 19.0-31.5
65-75 191 150 80.0 72.7-85.7 41 20.0 14.3-27.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 207 146 67.6 59.1-75.2 61 32.4 24.8-40.9
Some Post-H.S. 131 92 76.2 67.1-83.4 39 23.8 16.6-32.9
College Graduate 116 85 72.7 62.0-81.3 31 27.3 18.7-38.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 119 75 62.8 52.1-72.5 44 37.2 27.5-47.9
$25,000- 34,999 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 190 142 76.7 68.6-83.2 48 23.3 16.8-31.4
No 331 220 67.2 60.6-73.1 111 32.8 26.9-39.4
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 215 156 71.7 63.3-78.8 59 28.3 21.2-36.7
No 326 218 69.2 62.8-74.9 108 30.8 25.1-37.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 85 64 79.0 67.9-87.1 21 21.0 12.9-32.1
Non-Veteran 458 312 68.5 62.9-73.5 146 31.5 26.5-37.1
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 173 114 65.7 57.0-73.4 59 34.3 26.6-43.0
Regional City or Suburban County 95 74 79.2 68.4-87.0 21 20.8 13.0-31.6
Rural 275 188 71.0 63.9-77.2 87 29.0 22.8-36.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 198 124 65.2 56.8-72.7 74 34.8 27.3-43.2
Unemployed 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 185 146 78.5 69.9-85.2 39 21.5 14.8-30.1
Unable to Work 134 93 69.8 59.3-78.5 41 30.2 21.5-40.7
Other not in Labor Force 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 126 86 69.1 58.7-77.8 40 30.9 22.2-41.3
151% to 200% 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 190 152 81.5 73.4-87.5 38 18.5 12.5-26.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 169 118 71.3 61.4-79.5 51 28.7 20.5-38.6
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 164 116 73.9 65.8-80.7 48 26.1 19.3-34.2
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 210 142 67.6 59.8-74.6 68 32.4 25.4-40.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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