Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

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

Home-based FOBT in the past two years or ever had a colorectal endoscopy
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


Puerto Rico


Oklahoma


Mississippi


New Mexico


Wyoming


Texas


Nevada


Montana


Georgia


New Jersey


Illinois


Louisiana


Indiana


Alaska


Idaho


Nebraska


North Dakota


Arizona


Arkansas


Ohio


Missouri


West Virginia


South Dakota


Tennessee


Florida


Pennsylvania


New York


Kansas


District of Columbia


Iowa


Virginia


Colorado


Alabama


Kentucky


South Carolina


California


Utah


Maryland


Michigan


Delaware


Hawaii


Washington


Oregon


North Carolina


Wisconsin


Connecticut


Minnesota


Vermont


Rhode Island


New Hampshire


Massachusetts


Maine




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.