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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 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 9 262 178 66.1 58.8-72.8 84 33.9 27.2-41.2
GENDER
Male 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 161 105 61.8 52.2-70.6 56 38.2 29.4-47.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 177 117 62.0 53.0-70.2 60 38.0 29.8-47.0
Non-Hispanic Black 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 13 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
50-64 155 100 61.7 51.8-70.7 55 38.3 29.3-48.2
65+ 107 78 74.2 64.1-82.2 29 25.8 17.8-35.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 149 104 70.2 60.9-78.1 45 29.8 21.9-39.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 116 71 67.5 57.2-76.3 45 32.5 23.7-42.8
$50,000+ 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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