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Table 1.6b
Percent of men and women age 50 and over who report they had a fecal occult blood test within the past 2 years, by State, 2001 and 2003
  2003 2001
State Percenta Standard error Percenta Standard error
         
All reporting States 29.3 0.5 35.3 0.3
         
Alabama DNC DNC 14.4 1.3
Alaska DNC DNC 23.9 2.3
Arizona DNC DNC 36.2 1.7
Arkansas DNC DNC 26.9 1.3
California DNC DNC 34.2 1.4
Colorado DNC DNC 37.0 2.0
Connecticut DNC DNC 38.4 1.0
Delaware 27.8 1.3 30.4 1.5
District of Columbia DNC DNC 40.4 2.1
Florida DNC DNC 38.1 1.2
Georgia DNC DNC 34.5 1.4
Hawaii 43.3 1.4 39.7 1.6
Idaho DNC DNC 27.5 1.2
Illinois DNC DNC 64.5 1.3
Indiana DNC DNC 30.3 1.2
Iowa 34.4 1.1 36.9 1.3
Kansas DNC DNC 37.5 1.3
Kentucky DNC DNC 31.5 1.1
Louisiana DNC DNC 31.4 1.2
Maine 37.3 1.6 43.1 1.6
Maryland DNC DNC 44.4 1.5
Massachusetts DNC DNC 41.3 1.0
Michigan DNC DNC 37.4 1.3
Minnesota DNC DNC 35.5 1.3
Mississippi 23.3 1.0 24.2 1.3
Missouri DNC DNC 31.1 1.5
Montana DNC DNC 30.5 1.6
Nebraska DNC DNC 37.0 1.3
Nevada DNC DNC 30.8 2.4
New Hampshire DNC DNC 42.1 1.3
New Jersey 27.5 0.7 33.1 1.2
New Mexico DNC DNC 28.2 1.4
New York DNC DNC 34.9 1.5
North Carolina DNC DNC 43.9 1.4
North Dakota DNC DNC 26.3 1.5
Ohio 30.5 1.4 33.0 1.5
Oklahoma DNC DNC 25.0 1.2
Oregon DNC DNC 39.5 1.6
Pennsylvania DNC DNC 31.4 1.3
Rhode Island DNC DNC 36.3 1.3
South Carolina 26.8 1.0 34.3 1.5
South Dakota DNC DNC 31.2 1.1
Tennessee DNC DNC 30.7 1.5
Texas DNC DNC 26.2 1.0
Utah 22.3 1.4 23.0 1.6
Vermont DNC DNC 43.9 1.3
Virginia DNC DNC 34.4 1.5
Washington DNC DNC 42.2 1.3
West Virginia DNC DNC 27.9 1.2
Wisconsin DNC DNC 33.0 1.5
Wyoming 19.2 1.0 23.1 1.3
         

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.

DNC - Data system does not collect data for this population.

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

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