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Indiana vs. United States, 1997

 

INDIANA

UNITED STATES
  HAD FECAL BLOOD
  OCCULT TEST WITHIN
  THE PAST 2 YEARS
   
  Total 22.2% 26.1%
  Female 24.2% 28.9%
  Male 19.7% 24.6%
  EVER HAD
  PROTOSCOPIC EXAM
  Total 38.5% 41.0%
  Female 32.3% 37.9%
  Male 46.1% 45.6%

Note; Percentages do not include individuals who indicated "don't know/not sure," refused to answer the question, or had missing values.

Source: 1997 BRFSS