Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2018 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


Florida


Georgia


Washington


District of Columbia


Oregon


Arkansas


Tennessee


Arizona


Nevada


Alabama


Texas


Oklahoma


New Mexico


Louisiana


Ohio


North Carolina


Maryland


Michigan


Mississippi


South Carolina


West Virginia


Pennsylvania


Indiana


Maine


New Jersey


Colorado


Kentucky


Connecticut


Rhode Island


Massachusetts


Virginia


Montana


Missouri


New York


Alaska


Puerto Rico


Illinois


Kansas


Minnesota


North Dakota


Nebraska


Iowa


Wisconsin


Delaware


New Hampshire


Idaho


Vermont


South Dakota


Wyoming


Utah




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/12/2020 7:00 pm.

1 n/a - There is not a specific Healthy People 2020 Objective for this data item.
2 2018 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.