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Table 1.6b
Percent of men and women age 50 and over who report they had a colonoscopy/sigmoidoscopy/proctoscopy, by State, 2001 and 2004
  2004 2001
State Percenta Standard error Percenta Standard error
Total (all reporting States) 54.6 0.3 47.6 0.3
Alabama 51.2 1.3 44.6 1.6
Alaska 55.9 2.1 49.6 2.5
Arizona 52.1 1.7 49.8 1.8
Arkansas 47.5 1.1 44.1 1.5
California 54.7 1.4 49.1 1.6
Colorado 51.7 1.2 47.9 2.1
Connecticut 64.0 1.0 53.7 1.1
Delaware 62.3 1.4 58.3 1.6
District of Columbia 63.6 1.7 56.4 2.2
Florida 55.3 1.1 46.9 1.3
Georgia 54.7 1.4 49.7 1.5
Hawaii DNC DNC 50.1 1.6
Idaho 48.4 1.2 43.6 1.4
Illinois 49.2 1.3 40.9 1.8
Indiana 51.1 1.0 45.6 1.4
Iowa 51.6 1.1 45.1 1.4
Kansas 49.9 0.8 44.1 1.3
Kentucky 47.7 1.2 39.4 1.2
Louisiana 46.0 1.0 39.5 1.3
Maine 59.6 1.3 47.9 1.6
Maryland 63.6 1.3 53.4 1.5
Massachusetts 61.3 1.0 53.2 1.0
Michigan 60.9 1.1 55.4 1.4
Minnesota 66.7 1.1 62.2 1.3
Mississippi 47.1 1.1 40.8 1.6
Missouri 53.0 1.3 42.9 1.6
Montana 53.4 1.2 43.2 1.7
Nebraska 46.3 0.9 38.1 1.4
Nevada 47.5 1.9 46.3 2.2
New Hampshire 62.9 1.1 52.3 1.3
New Jersey 56.9 0.8 46.4 1.3
New Mexico 51.4 1.0 44.8 1.5
New York 57.1 1.1 47.3 1.5
North Carolina 55.2 0.7 47.7 1.4
North Dakota 53.5 1.4 49.8 1.7
Ohio 53.5 1.7 45.9 1.6
Oklahoma 47.0 0.9 38.6 1.3
Oregon 55.4 1.1 53.4 1.7
Pennsylvania 53.7 1.0 47.2 1.4
Rhode Island 61.7 1.3 51.7 1.4
South Carolina 56.4 1.0 47.0 1.6
South Dakota 50.2 1.0 44.5 1.1
Tennessee 51.3 1.4 40.4 1.6
Texas 49.4 1.1 43.4 1.2
Utah 57.2 1.3 47.5 1.8
Vermont 59.3 0.9 49.6 1.3
Virginia 60.6 1.4 52.1 1.6
Washington 58.6 0.6 52.3 1.4
West Virginia 46.5 1.3 38.9 1.4
Wisconsin 59.6 1.2 57.0 1.6
Wyoming 49.9 1.2 46.9 1.5

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population using 2 age groups: 50-64, 65 and over.

DNC - Data were not collected by the State.

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

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