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Table 1.5b: Screening for Colorectal Cancer by State, 2001

Ever received a flexible sigmoidoscopy or colonoscopy, persons age 50 and over, by State, 2001 a
     
State Percent Standard error
United States 47.6 0.3
Alabama 44.6 1.6
Alaska 49.6 2.5
Arizona 49.8 1.8
Arkansas 44.1 1.5
California 49.1 1.6
Colorado 47.9 2.1
Connecticut 53.7 1.1
Delaware 58.3 1.6
District of Columbia 56.4 2.2
Florida 46.9 1.3
Georgia 49.7 1.5
Hawaii 50.1 1.6
Idaho 43.6 1.4
Illinois 40.9 1.8
Indiana 45.6 1.4
Iowa 45.1 1.4
Kansas 44.1 1.3
Kentucky 39.4 1.2
Louisiana 39.5 1.3
Maine 47.9 1.6
Maryland 53.4 1.5
Massachusetts 53.2 1.0
Michigan 55.4 1.4
Minnesota 62.2 1.3
Mississippi 40.8 1.6
Missouri 42.9 1.6
Montana 43.2 1.7
Nebraska 38.1 1.4
Nevada 46.3 2.2
New Hampshire 52.3 1.3
New Jersey 46.4 1.3
New Mexico 44.8 1.5
New York 47.3 1.5
North Carolina 47.7 1.4
North Dakota 49.8 1.7
Ohio 45.9 1.6
Oklahoma 38.6 1.3
Oregon 53.4 1.7
Pennsylvania 47.2 1.4
Rhode Island 51.7 1.4
South Carolina 47.0 1.6
South Dakota 44.5 1.1
Tennessee 40.4 1.6
Texas 43.4 1.2
Utah 47.5 1.8
Vermont 49.6 1.3
Virginia 52.1 1.6
Washington 52.3 1.4
West Virginia 38.9 1.4
Wisconsin 57.0 1.6
Wyoming 46.9 1.5

aMeasure is age adjusted.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System.

Table 1.5a: National Screening for Colorectal Cancer, 2000 Table 1.6a: National Screening for Colorectal Cancer, 2000

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