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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 10 Demographics

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 50+)

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,937 275 9.2 8.0-10.6 2,662 90.8 89.4-92.0
Region 10 313 26 7.6 5.0-11.3 287 92.4 88.7-95.0
GENDER
Male 145 *** *** *** 137 94.5 88.6-97.4
Female 168 18 9.1 5.5-14.7 150 90.9 85.3-94.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 207 23 10.6 6.8-16.1 184 89.4 83.9-93.2
Non-Hispanic Black 81 *** *** *** 78 97.0 90.6-99.1
Other 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
50-64 191 *** *** *** 184 96.8 93.1-98.5
65+ 122 19 15.3 9.4-23.9 103 84.7 76.1-90.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 116 *** *** *** 110 95.3 89.2-98.0
Some College + 197 20 9.7 6.0-15.1 177 90.3 84.9-94.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 156 11 6.5 3.4-11.9 145 93.5 88.1-96.6
$50,000+ 111 11 7.5 4.0-13.8 100 92.5 86.2-96.0

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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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