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


Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 12/19/2014 8:32 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.