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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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 4 418 289 69.5 64.4-74.2 129 30.5 25.8-35.6
GENDER
Male 202 130 63.1 55.4-70.2 72 36.9 29.8-44.6
Female 216 159 75.2 68.4-80.9 57 24.8 19.1-31.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 322 230 71.4 65.6-76.5 92 28.6 23.5-34.4
Non-Hispanic Black 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
50-64 255 152 63.0 56.4-69.1 103 37.0 30.9-43.6
65+ 163 137 84.1 76.7-89.6 26 15.9 10.4-23.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 139 81 60.7 51.5-69.2 58 39.3 30.8-48.5
Some College + 278 208 75.7 69.9-80.8 70 24.3 19.2-30.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 156 97 63.0 54.2-71.1 59 37.0 28.9-45.8
$50,000+ 188 135 72.7 65.3-78.9 53 27.3 21.1-34.7

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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.

^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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