Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2012 BRFSS Data)

Ever had a Sigmoidoscopy or Colonoscopy
All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, Ages 50+
Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: n/a

Sorted by Percent

Explanation of Column Headers

Percent (95% Confidence Interval) - The percent of people
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - Number of people who responded to the survey and are in the current category.

Line by Line Interpretation of the Report


United States
California
Mississippi
Alaska
Nevada
Wyoming
New Mexico
Arkansas
Montana
Oklahoma
Louisiana
North Dakota
Indiana
Texas
Arizona
West Virginia
Hawaii
Tennessee
Nebraska
Illinois
New Jersey
Ohio
Idaho
South Dakota
Kentucky
Missouri
Colorado
Kansas
Alabama
South Carolina
Florida
Pennsylvania
Georgia
Oregon
Iowa
Virginia
District of Columbia
North Carolina
Washington
New York
Utah
Maryland
Michigan
Vermont
Wisconsin
Minnesota
Connecticut
Rhode Island
Delaware
Maine
Massachusetts
New Hampshire


Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/25/2014 6:06 pm.
1 n/a - There is not a specific Healthy People 2020 Objective for this data item.
2 2012 BRFSS Survey Data is the source for this data collected by the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

BRFSS Prevalence estimates presented here may vary from other published estimates due to differences in the methodology used to generate estimates.