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Table 1.5b: Percent of men and women age 50 and over who report they ever received a flexible sigmoidoscopy or colonoscopy, by State, 2001 and 2002

  2002 2000
State Percenta Standard error Percenta Standard error
All reporting States 49.8 0.4 47.6 0.3
Alabama 50.1 2.0 44.6 1.6
Alaska 54.3 3.6 49.6 2.5
Arizona 50.7 2.9 49.8 1.8
Arkansas 44.5 1.8 44.1 1.5
California 53.5 2.1 49.1 1.6
Colorado 52.0 2.3 47.9 2.1
Connecticut 55.6 1.7 53.7 1.1
Delaware 61.6 2.1 58.3 1.6
District of Columbia 63.7 2.7 56.4 2.2
Florida 50.9 1.5 46.9 1.3
Georgia 51.1 1.9 49.7 1.5
Hawaii 38.0 1.7 50.1 1.6
Idaho 45.5 1.7 43.6 1.4
Illinois 45.3 1.7 40.9 1.8
Indiana 45.7 1.6 45.6 1.4
Iowa 48.7 1.9 45.1 1.4
Kansas 49.5 1.8 44.1 1.3
Kentucky 45.7 1.7 39.4 1.2
Louisiana 41.1 1.7 39.5 1.3
Maine 47.4 2.3 47.9 1.6
Maryland 53.8 2.1 53.4 1.5
Massachusetts 53.8 1.6 53.2 1.0
Michigan 56.5 1.7 55.4 1.4
Minnesota 65.7 1.6 62.2 1.3
Mississippi 41.3 1.8 40.8 1.6
Missouri 43.6 2.1 42.9 1.6
Montana 45.9 2.2 43.2 1.7
Nebraska 44.6 1.8 38.1 1.4
Nevada 48.7 2.7 46.3 2.2
New Hampshire 50.9 1.7 52.3 1.3
New Jersey 48.7 2.8 46.4 1.3
New Mexico 46.7 1.7 44.8 1.5
New York 50.4 2.0 47.3 1.5
North Carolina 48.7 1.9 47.7 1.4
North Dakota 51.3 2.0 49.8 1.7
Ohio 46.4 1.9 45.9 1.6
Oklahoma 41.6 1.3 38.6 1.3
Oregon 50.8 2.0 53.4 1.7
Pennsylvania 46.6 1.1 47.2 1.4
Rhode Island 54.3 2.0 51.7 1.4
South Carolina 50.6 1.9 47.0 1.6
South Dakota 42.4 1.7 44.5 1.1
Tennessee 46.0 2.1 40.4 1.6
Texas 47.5 1.7 43.4 1.2
Utah 48.1 2.3 47.5 1.8
Vermont 54.6 1.8 49.6 1.3
Virginia 47.6 2.3 52.1 1.6
Washington 58.0 1.8 52.3 1.4
West Virginia 40.3 1.9 38.9 1.4
Wisconsin 55.3 1.9 57.0 1.6
Wyoming 44.7 1.9 46.9 1.5

a Rates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.

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

 

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