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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,652 1,313 34.2 32.3-36.1 2,339 65.8 63.9-67.7
-Non-Hispanic Black 670 220 30.2 26.2-34.5 450 69.8 65.5-73.8
GENDER
Male 270 87 30.5 24.4-37.5 183 69.5 62.5-75.6
Female 400 133 29.9 24.9-35.5 267 70.1 64.5-75.1
AGE
50-54 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 260 80 30.5 24.0-37.9 180 69.5 62.1-76.0
65-74 189 83 45.9 37.7-54.4 106 54.1 45.6-62.3
75+ 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 125 39 30.3 21.4-40.9 86 69.7 59.1-78.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 253 88 33.6 26.9-40.9 165 66.4 59.1-73.1
Some Post-H.S. 153 50 27.4 20.2-36.1 103 72.6 63.9-79.8
College Graduate 138 43 27.0 19.5-36.0 95 73.0 64.0-80.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 144 44 26.8 19.4-35.8 100 73.2 64.2-80.6
$25,000- 34,999 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 241 82 28.8 22.7-35.9 159 71.2 64.1-77.3
No 404 130 31.0 25.8-36.8 274 69.0 63.2-74.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 274 88 29.8 23.7-36.6 186 70.2 63.4-76.3
No 393 130 30.3 25.2-36.1 263 69.7 63.9-74.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 566 175 28.5 24.2-33.2 391 71.5 66.8-75.8
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 208 67 30.2 23.7-37.7 141 69.8 62.3-76.3
Regional City or Suburban County 115 37 30.4 21.5-41.0 78 69.6 59.0-78.5
Rural 347 116 30.1 24.5-36.4 231 69.9 63.6-75.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 210 47 22.2 16.4-29.5 163 77.8 70.5-83.6
Unemployed 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 280 120 40.9 33.9-48.2 160 59.1 51.8-66.1
Unable to Work 145 41 25.7 18.1-35.2 104 74.3 64.8-81.9
Other not in Labor Force 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 151 45 26.0 18.9-34.8 106 74.0 65.2-81.1
151% to 200% 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 217 74 31.3 24.6-39.0 143 68.7 61.0-75.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 211 77 34.0 26.4-42.5 134 66.0 57.5-73.6
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 204 65 29.0 22.3-36.8 139 71.0 63.2-77.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 255 78 29.3 23.3-36.0 177 70.7 64.0-76.7

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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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