State Cancer Profiles

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 11/26/2014 6:13 am.
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.

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
State Met Objective?1 Percent 2
(95% Confidence Interval)
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor
United States n/a 66.1 (65.7, 66.4) 199,736
California n/a 56.1 (54.5, 57.8) 5,109
Mississippi n/a 59.7 (57.9, 61.5) 3,284
Alaska n/a 60.2 (57.3, 63.1) 1,352
Nevada n/a 60.4 (57.4, 63.3) 1,877
Wyoming n/a 60.5 (58.2, 62.8) 2,851
New Mexico n/a 61.0 (59.4, 62.7) 3,210
Arkansas n/a 61.2 (59.0, 63.3) 2,190
Montana n/a 61.3 (59.6, 62.9) 3,419
Oklahoma n/a 61.3 (59.6, 63.0) 3,114
Louisiana n/a 61.4 (59.4, 63.2) 3,887
North Dakota n/a 61.6 (59.4, 63.7) 1,996
Indiana n/a 62.1 (60.4, 63.8) 3,380
Texas n/a 62.1 (60.1, 64.1) 3,464
Arizona n/a 62.4 (60.1, 64.7) 3,151
West Virginia n/a 63.1 (61.2, 65.0) 2,272
Hawaii n/a 63.7 (61.3, 65.9) 2,724
Tennessee n/a 63.8 (61.9, 65.7) 3,055
Nebraska n/a 64.2 (63.0, 65.4) 7,813
Illinois n/a 64.3 (62.0, 66.5) 2,453
New Jersey n/a 64.5 (63.0, 66.0) 5,966
Ohio n/a 64.7 (63.3, 66.2) 5,371
Idaho n/a 65.2 (62.7, 67.7) 2,641
South Dakota n/a 65.2 (62.7, 67.6) 3,135
Kentucky n/a 65.5 (63.7, 67.2) 4,673
Missouri n/a 66.4 (64.2, 68.4) 2,973
Colorado n/a 66.5 (65.0, 67.9) 4,899
Kansas n/a 67.0 (65.6, 68.3) 5,381
Alabama n/a 67.2 (65.5, 68.9) 4,215
South Carolina n/a 68.0 (66.5, 69.5) 5,745
Florida n/a 68.1 (66.0, 70.1) 3,652
Pennsylvania n/a 68.4 (67.2, 69.7) 8,716
Georgia n/a 68.9 (66.8, 70.9) 2,615
Oregon n/a 68.9 (66.7, 70.9) 2,514
Iowa n/a 69.2 (67.6, 70.8) 3,195
Virginia n/a 69.2 (67.3, 70.9) 3,180
District of Columbia n/a 69.3 (66.0, 72.4) 1,726
North Carolina n/a 70.2 (68.7, 71.6) 5,057
Washington n/a 70.6 (69.3, 71.8) 7,267
New York n/a 71.3 (69.0, 73.4) 2,390
Utah n/a 71.6 (70.1, 73.1) 4,881
Maryland n/a 72.0 (70.3, 73.6) 6,143
Michigan n/a 72.4 (70.8, 73.8) 5,097
Vermont n/a 73.6 (71.9, 75.3) 2,964
Wisconsin n/a 73.6 (71.2, 75.9) 2,359
Minnesota n/a 73.9 (72.5, 75.3) 5,308
Connecticut n/a 74.2 (72.5, 75.8) 4,019
Rhode Island n/a 74.5 (72.5, 76.3) 2,508
Delaware n/a 74.9 (72.7, 76.9) 2,455
Maine n/a 75.1 (73.7, 76.4) 4,810
Massachusetts n/a 76.3 (75.1, 77.5) 9,455
New Hampshire n/a 77.2 (75.5, 78.7) 3,825