Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2016 BRFSS Data)

Home-Based Fecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT) in Past Two Years
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


Utah


Wyoming


Illinois


Minnesota


Delaware


Idaho


Vermont


North Dakota


Missouri


Alaska


South Dakota


New Hampshire


Iowa


Wisconsin


Maine


Pennsylvania


New Mexico


Nebraska


Kansas


Indiana


New Jersey


New York


Montana


South Carolina


Virginia


Ohio


Texas


Mississippi


Massachusetts


Rhode Island


Oklahoma


Connecticut


Louisiana


Maryland


Kentucky


Alabama


Colorado


Arkansas


North Carolina


Michigan


Tennessee


West Virginia


Nevada


Arizona


Washington


Oregon


Georgia


District of Columbia


Florida


Puerto Rico


Hawaii


California




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 11/22/2019 3:30 am.

1 n/a - There is not a specific Healthy People 2020 Objective for this data item.
2 2016 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. Data for the US is a median and not a percent.

BRFSS Prevalence estimates presented here may vary from other published estimates due to differences in the methodology used to generate estimates.

Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.