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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 332 241 72.3 66.4-77.5 91 27.7 22.5-33.6
GENDER
Male 144 106 75.9 67.0-82.9 38 24.1 17.1-33.0
Female 188 135 69.2 61.0-76.3 53 30.8 23.7-39.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 223 161 71.2 63.9-77.5 62 28.8 22.5-36.1
Non-Hispanic Black 86 67 80.7 69.3-88.6 19 19.3 11.4-30.7
Other 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
50-64 206 142 68.7 61.1-75.4 64 31.3 24.6-38.9
65+ 126 99 80.2 71.4-86.8 27 19.8 13.2-28.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 220 166 76.5 69.8-82.1 54 23.5 17.9-30.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 162 129 80.6 73.2-86.3 33 19.4 13.7-26.8

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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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