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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
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Met
Objective
of 70.5%?1

Percent 2
(95% Confidence Interval)

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Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor
United States No 64.2 (63.8, 64.6) 144,603
Massachusetts Yes 75.0 (73.5, 76.5) 5,404
New Hampshire Yes 74.9 (73.0, 76.7) 2,318
Connecticut Yes 74.7 (72.6, 76.7) 2,371
Rhode Island Yes 74.0 (72.0, 75.9) 2,408
Maine Yes 73.6 (72.0, 75.2) 3,233
Maryland Yes 72.0 (70.2, 73.8) 3,184
Vermont Yes 71.3 (69.5, 73.0) 2,620
Delaware Yes 70.8 (68.3, 73.2) 1,589
Washington No 70.4 (69.2, 71.6) 7,406
New York No 69.2 (67.4, 70.9) 2,967
Michigan No 69.1 (67.4, 70.8) 3,268
Minnesota No 68.9 (66.8, 71.0) 2,895
North Carolina No 68.6 (66.8, 70.3) 4,324
Wisconsin No 67.7 (65.2, 70.1) 1,564
District of Columbia No 67.0 (63.7, 70.0) 1,337
Virginia No 67.0 (64.3, 69.6) 1,783
Utah No 66.7 (65.0, 68.4) 2,939
Pennsylvania No 66.4 (64.6, 68.0) 3,704
Florida No 66.0 (64.2, 67.7) 12,292
Georgia No 66.0 (63.8, 68.2) 1,886
South Carolina No 65.3 (63.1, 67.4) 3,349
Colorado No 64.5 (62.9, 66.1) 3,639
New Jersey No 64.5 (62.7, 66.2) 3,603
South Dakota No 63.9 (61.7, 65.9) 2,021
Oregon No 63.5 (61.3, 65.6) 1,677
Iowa No 63.4 (61.3, 65.3) 1,979
Missouri No 63.4 (60.7, 66.0) 1,680
Alabama No 62.8 (60.6, 64.9) 2,495
Kansas No 62.7 (61.0, 64.4) 2,837
Ohio No 62.5 (60.7, 64.3) 3,192
Kentucky No 61.9 (59.6, 64.1) 2,687
California No 61.6 (60.1, 63.0) 5,035
Indiana No 61.1 (59.2, 62.9) 3,169
Tennessee No 61.0 (58.6, 63.5) 1,938
Hawaii No 60.5 (58.2, 62.8) 2,055
Nebraska No 59.9 (58.1, 61.7) 4,566
Louisiana No 59.8 (57.9, 61.7) 2,244
New Mexico No 59.2 (57.1, 61.2) 2,171
Arizona No 59.1 (55.5, 62.7) 1,843
Arkansas No 59.1 (56.4, 61.7) 1,281
Texas No 58.5 (56.3, 60.6) 5,041
Illinois No 58.1 (55.5, 60.7) 1,568
Montana No 57.7 (55.6, 59.7) 2,201
Nevada No 57.6 (54.2, 61.0) 1,181
Alaska No 57.5 (52.7, 62.1) 470
Mississippi No 57.1 (55.1, 59.1) 2,512
North Dakota No 56.7 (54.4, 59.0) 1,327
Wyoming No 56.1 (54.0, 58.1) 1,819
Idaho No 55.7 (53.6, 57.8) 2,025
West Virginia No 54.9 (52.6, 57.2) 1,300
Oklahoma No 54.7 (52.8, 56.5) 2,206
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/23/2014 3:45 pm.
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.
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