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


California


Hawaii


Puerto Rico


Florida


District of Columbia


Georgia


Oregon


Washington


Arizona


Nevada


West Virginia


Tennessee


Michigan


North Carolina


Arkansas


Colorado


Alabama


Kentucky


Maryland


Louisiana


Connecticut


Oklahoma


Rhode Island


Massachusetts


Mississippi


Texas


Ohio


Virginia


South Carolina


Montana


New York


New Jersey


Indiana


Kansas


Nebraska


New Mexico


Pennsylvania


Maine


Wisconsin


Iowa


New Hampshire


Alaska


South Dakota


Missouri


North Dakota


Vermont


Idaho


Delaware


Minnesota


Illinois


Wyoming


Utah




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 04/07/2020 8:32 pm.

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.