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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 1 & 2 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
Regions 1 & 2 530 338 63.8 58.3-69.0 192 36.2 31.0-41.7
GENDER
Male 230 145 64.5 55.9-72.2 85 35.5 27.8-44.1
Female 300 193 63.2 56.1-69.7 107 36.8 30.3-43.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 477 312 65.3 59.6-70.7 165 34.7 29.3-40.4
Non-Hispanic Black 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
50-64 291 167 57.0 49.4-64.2 124 43.0 35.8-50.6
65+ 239 171 74.6 67.5-80.6 68 25.4 19.4-32.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 218 126 60.2 51.9-68.0 92 39.8 32.0-48.1
Some College + 312 212 66.9 59.5-73.6 100 33.1 26.4-40.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 273 168 63.6 56.2-70.4 105 36.4 29.6-43.8
$50,000+ 168 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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