State Cancer Profiles

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/22/2014 11:28 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
New Hampshire n/a 77.2 (75.5, 78.7) 3,825
Massachusetts n/a 76.3 (75.1, 77.5) 9,455
Maine n/a 75.1 (73.7, 76.4) 4,810
Delaware n/a 74.9 (72.7, 76.9) 2,455
Rhode Island n/a 74.5 (72.5, 76.3) 2,508
Connecticut n/a 74.2 (72.5, 75.8) 4,019
Minnesota n/a 73.9 (72.5, 75.3) 5,308
Vermont n/a 73.6 (71.9, 75.3) 2,964
Wisconsin n/a 73.6 (71.2, 75.9) 2,359
Michigan n/a 72.4 (70.8, 73.8) 5,097
Maryland n/a 72.0 (70.3, 73.6) 6,143
Utah n/a 71.6 (70.1, 73.1) 4,881
New York n/a 71.3 (69.0, 73.4) 2,390
Washington n/a 70.6 (69.3, 71.8) 7,267
North Carolina n/a 70.2 (68.7, 71.6) 5,057
District of Columbia n/a 69.3 (66.0, 72.4) 1,726
Iowa n/a 69.2 (67.6, 70.8) 3,195
Virginia n/a 69.2 (67.3, 70.9) 3,180
Georgia n/a 68.9 (66.8, 70.9) 2,615
Oregon n/a 68.9 (66.7, 70.9) 2,514
Pennsylvania n/a 68.4 (67.2, 69.7) 8,716
Florida n/a 68.1 (66.0, 70.1) 3,652
South Carolina n/a 68.0 (66.5, 69.5) 5,745
Alabama n/a 67.2 (65.5, 68.9) 4,215
Kansas n/a 67.0 (65.6, 68.3) 5,381
Colorado n/a 66.5 (65.0, 67.9) 4,899
Missouri n/a 66.4 (64.2, 68.4) 2,973
Kentucky n/a 65.5 (63.7, 67.2) 4,673
Idaho n/a 65.2 (62.7, 67.7) 2,641
South Dakota n/a 65.2 (62.7, 67.6) 3,135
Ohio n/a 64.7 (63.3, 66.2) 5,371
New Jersey n/a 64.5 (63.0, 66.0) 5,966
Illinois n/a 64.3 (62.0, 66.5) 2,453
Nebraska n/a 64.2 (63.0, 65.4) 7,813
Tennessee n/a 63.8 (61.9, 65.7) 3,055
Hawaii n/a 63.7 (61.3, 65.9) 2,724
West Virginia n/a 63.1 (61.2, 65.0) 2,272
Arizona n/a 62.4 (60.1, 64.7) 3,151
Indiana n/a 62.1 (60.4, 63.8) 3,380
Texas n/a 62.1 (60.1, 64.1) 3,464
North Dakota n/a 61.6 (59.4, 63.7) 1,996
Louisiana n/a 61.4 (59.4, 63.2) 3,887
Montana n/a 61.3 (59.6, 62.9) 3,419
Oklahoma n/a 61.3 (59.6, 63.0) 3,114
Arkansas n/a 61.2 (59.0, 63.3) 2,190
New Mexico n/a 61.0 (59.4, 62.7) 3,210
Wyoming n/a 60.5 (58.2, 62.8) 2,851
Nevada n/a 60.4 (57.4, 63.3) 1,877
Alaska n/a 60.2 (57.3, 63.1) 1,352
Mississippi n/a 59.7 (57.9, 61.5) 3,284
California n/a 56.1 (54.5, 57.8) 5,109