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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 10 Demographics

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 50+)

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
Region 10 300 217 71.3 65.3-76.6 83 28.7 23.4-34.7
GENDER
Male 138 94 67.5 58.4-75.4 44 32.5 24.6-41.6
Female 162 123 74.1 65.6-81.1 39 25.9 18.9-34.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 201 148 70.7 63.0-77.4 53 29.3 22.6-37.0
Non-Hispanic Black 77 58 78.0 67.0-86.1 19 22.0 13.9-33.0
Other 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
50-64 187 123 64.4 56.5-71.6 64 35.6 28.4-43.5
65+ 113 94 84.3 75.6-90.2 19 15.7 9.8-24.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 113 77 65.0 54.6-74.1 36 35.0 25.9-45.4
Some College + 187 140 75.9 68.6-81.9 47 24.1 18.1-31.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 149 103 66.9 57.9-74.9 46 33.1 25.1-42.1
$50,000+ 108 84 76.1 65.8-84.0 24 23.9 16.0-34.2

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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.

^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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