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 Screening and Risk Factors Report
National Cancer Institute State Cancer Profiles Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2010 BRFSS Data)

FOBT in last year and/or flex sig in last 5 years and FOBT in last 3 years and/or colonoscopy in last 10 years
All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, Ages 50-75
Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: C-16
Increase the proportion of adults who receive a colorectal cancer screening based on the most recent guidelines

Sorted by Percent
State
Met
Objective
of 70.5%?1

Percent 2
(95% Confidence Interval)

Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor
United States No 64.2 (63.8, 64.6) 144,603
Oklahoma No 54.7 (52.8, 56.5) 2,206
West Virginia No 54.9 (52.6, 57.2) 1,300
Idaho No 55.7 (53.6, 57.8) 2,025
Wyoming No 56.1 (54.0, 58.1) 1,819
North Dakota No 56.7 (54.4, 59.0) 1,327
Mississippi No 57.1 (55.1, 59.1) 2,512
Alaska No 57.5 (52.7, 62.1) 470
Nevada No 57.6 (54.2, 61.0) 1,181
Montana No 57.7 (55.6, 59.7) 2,201
Illinois No 58.1 (55.5, 60.7) 1,568
Texas No 58.5 (56.3, 60.6) 5,041
Arizona No 59.1 (55.5, 62.7) 1,843
Arkansas No 59.1 (56.4, 61.7) 1,281
New Mexico No 59.2 (57.1, 61.2) 2,171
Louisiana No 59.8 (57.9, 61.7) 2,244
Nebraska No 59.9 (58.1, 61.7) 4,566
Hawaii No 60.5 (58.2, 62.8) 2,055
Tennessee No 61.0 (58.6, 63.5) 1,938
Indiana No 61.1 (59.2, 62.9) 3,169
California No 61.6 (60.1, 63.0) 5,035
Kentucky No 61.9 (59.6, 64.1) 2,687
Ohio No 62.5 (60.7, 64.3) 3,192
Kansas No 62.7 (61.0, 64.4) 2,837
Alabama No 62.8 (60.6, 64.9) 2,495
Iowa No 63.4 (61.3, 65.3) 1,979
Missouri No 63.4 (60.7, 66.0) 1,680
Oregon No 63.5 (61.3, 65.6) 1,677
South Dakota No 63.9 (61.7, 65.9) 2,021
Colorado No 64.5 (62.9, 66.1) 3,639
New Jersey No 64.5 (62.7, 66.2) 3,603
South Carolina No 65.3 (63.1, 67.4) 3,349
Florida No 66.0 (64.2, 67.7) 12,292
Georgia No 66.0 (63.8, 68.2) 1,886
Pennsylvania No 66.4 (64.6, 68.0) 3,704
Utah No 66.7 (65.0, 68.4) 2,939
District of Columbia No 67.0 (63.7, 70.0) 1,337
Virginia No 67.0 (64.3, 69.6) 1,783
Wisconsin No 67.7 (65.2, 70.1) 1,564
North Carolina No 68.6 (66.8, 70.3) 4,324
Minnesota No 68.9 (66.8, 71.0) 2,895
Michigan No 69.1 (67.4, 70.8) 3,268
New York No 69.2 (67.4, 70.9) 2,967
Washington No 70.4 (69.2, 71.6) 7,406
Delaware Yes 70.8 (68.3, 73.2) 1,589
Vermont Yes 71.3 (69.5, 73.0) 2,620
Maryland Yes 72.0 (70.2, 73.8) 3,184
Maine Yes 73.6 (72.0, 75.2) 3,233
Rhode Island Yes 74.0 (72.0, 75.9) 2,408
Connecticut Yes 74.7 (72.6, 76.7) 2,371
New Hampshire Yes 74.9 (73.0, 76.7) 2,318
Massachusetts Yes 75.0 (73.5, 76.5) 5,404
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/22/2014 3:20 am.
1 Healthy People 2020 Objectives is managed by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
2 2010 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.

Note: Healthy People 2020 Objectives are age-adjusted to the year 2000 standard population while these estimates are not age-adjusted.