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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

Colorectal Cancer Screening

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How long has it been since you had your last sigmoidoscopy or colonoscopy?*

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  Total
Respond.#
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-5 years 5-10 years More than 10 years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 567 218 39.1 34.8-43.5 111 20.7 17.3-24.7 139 24.1 20.5-28.1 44 7.6 5.5-10.4 55 8.5 6.4-11.1
GENDER
Male 219 85 38.4 31.8-45.5 54 25.6 19.7-32.4 50 22.7 17.4-29.1 15 7.6 4.4-12.9 15 5.7 3.3- 9.5
Female 348 133 39.5 34.1-45.3 57 16.9 13.1-21.7 89 25.2 20.6-30.5 29 7.6 5.2-11.0 40 10.7 7.7-14.5
RACE
White 468 163 34.0 29.5-38.7 94 21.8 17.9-26.3 125 26.9 22.8-31.4 39 8.5 6.1-11.9 47 8.8 6.5-11.8
African American 79 45 61.1 48.8-72.0 17 19.5 11.6-30.7 11 12.4 6.5-22.6 2 1.9 0.4- 7.4 4 5.2 1.9-13.7
Other Minorities 15 6 40.1 18.2-66.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 22.0 6.8-52.1 2 12.4 2.2-47.1 4 25.5 9.5-52.6
HISPANIC
Yes 10 8 75.2 37.9-93.7 1 13.4 1.9-55.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 11.4 1.6-51.0 0 0.0 . - .
No 553 208 38.2 33.9-42.7 109 20.8 17.3-24.9 139 24.8 21.1-28.8 43 7.6 5.5-10.4 54 8.6 6.5-11.3
AGE
50-54 104 40 36.8 27.2-47.7 17 15.5 9.3-24.7 27 26.0 17.5-36.9 10 12.2 6.0-23.2 10 9.4 4.8-17.5
55-64 186 78 45.0 37.4-52.9 39 21.4 15.7-28.4 43 22.1 16.5-28.9 12 5.7 3.2-10.1 14 5.7 3.3- 9.9
65+ 277 100 36.1 30.2-42.4 55 22.1 17.1-28.1 69 24.7 19.7-30.5 22 7.2 4.7-11.0 31 9.9 6.8-14.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 102 43 43.7 33.5-54.4 21 21.9 14.1-32.2 21 20.8 13.5-30.6 3 1.8 0.6- 5.5 14 11.9 6.9-19.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 142 59 44.5 35.8-53.5 26 18.5 12.4-26.7 37 23.9 17.4-31.9 9 5.9 3.0-11.2 11 7.2 3.9-13.1
Some Post-H.S. 158 56 34.7 27.2-43.1 31 22.3 15.8-30.5 41 26.0 19.2-34.2 10 7.5 3.7-14.8 20 9.4 5.8-14.7
College Graduate 164 60 35.5 28.0-43.7 33 20.5 14.6-27.9 40 24.7 18.3-32.4 21 12.9 8.3-19.5 10 6.5 3.4-12.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 69 25 37.7 26.0-51.1 15 24.8 14.6-38.9 17 22.3 13.6-34.5 5 6.2 2.5-14.5 7 9.0 4.1-18.4
$15,000- 24,999 94 45 51.5 40.5-62.3 6 6.9 3.1-14.9 27 27.4 18.9-38.0 7 5.3 2.4-11.3 9 8.8 4.3-17.2
$25,000- 34,999 64 24 36.8 25.0-50.4 16 28.3 17.5-42.5 15 22.5 13.3-35.6 5 6.6 2.5-16.5 4 5.7 2.1-14.6
$35,000- 49,999 81 32 38.4 27.9-50.2 12 15.7 8.7-26.7 20 26.1 17.0-38.0 8 10.3 4.7-21.0 9 9.5 4.7-18.0
$50,000+ 146 54 37.2 29.2-46.0 36 24.2 17.6-32.3 37 23.8 17.4-31.7 11 9.5 5.2-16.9 8 5.3 2.6-10.8
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 40 12 34.3 20.5-51.4 8 21.7 11.0-38.3 12 29.1 16.7-45.6 5 10.1 4.1-22.7 3 4.9 1.5-14.3
Appalachia II 79 28 34.1 23.8-46.0 13 17.7 10.1-29.2 25 33.7 23.2-46.0 1 1.4 0.2- 9.2 12 13.2 7.2-22.9
Appalachia III 30 14 49.1 31.1-67.4 2 9.2 2.3-30.4 7 19.2 8.6-37.3 2 6.6 1.5-24.2 5 16.0 6.5-34.3
Catawba 40 11 28.7 16.1-45.9 9 22.2 11.4-38.7 12 30.0 17.2-46.9 4 11.9 4.4-28.2 4 7.2 2.5-18.6
Edisto 9 5 62.8 26.9-88.6 1 20.2 3.0-67.7 1 5.7 0.7-33.2 1 5.7 0.7-33.2 1 5.7 0.7-33.2
Low Country 31 18 57.9 39.5-74.4 5 16.0 6.6-33.9 5 17.7 7.3-37.0 1 3.6 0.5-21.4 2 4.8 1.2-17.5
Palmetto 91 37 41.0 30.6-52.3 26 31.2 21.8-42.6 15 15.7 9.3-25.3 8 8.7 4.2-17.2 5 3.3 1.3- 8.1
Pee Dee 42 18 40.5 25.7-57.4 7 21.4 10.0-40.1 10 19.8 10.3-34.6 4 12.4 4.4-30.2 3 5.9 1.7-18.7
Savannah 28 9 36.9 19.8-57.9 6 18.9 8.3-37.7 9 32.7 16.9-53.8 1 2.0 0.3-12.9 3 9.5 2.9-27.3
Trident 56 18 29.9 18.7-44.0 14 24.6 14.4-38.8 13 23.8 13.8-37.8 5 8.2 2.5-23.8 6 13.5 6.2-27.1
Upper Savannah 41 17 42.5 27.2-59.3 5 12.5 4.9-28.2 9 22.3 11.6-38.5 6 14.4 6.3-29.6 4 8.4 3.1-20.8
Waccamaw 34 11 31.9 18.0-50.0 5 16.5 6.9-34.7 12 33.2 19.1-51.3 4 11.2 3.9-28.2 2 7.2 1.8-24.6
Wateree 37 15 43.5 27.3-61.2 9 22.4 11.1-40.1 7 20.8 9.7-39.0 2 3.5 0.9-13.2 4 9.8 3.5-24.5

* This question was asked only of respondents who reported being age 50 and older and reported having sigmoidoscopy/colonoscopy exams.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
Palmetto: Fairfield,Lexington,Newberry,Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield,Darlington,Dillon,Florence,Marion,Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley,Charleston,Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville,Edgefield,Greenwood,Laurens,McCormick,Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown,Horry,Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon,Kershaw,Lee,Sumter

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