Table 2.

CCC Program average risk participants screened with FOBT, who were diagnosed with colorectal cancer, by age group, Ontario, 2011

Age group (y)Number of cancers diagnosedaNumber screenedCancer detection rate (per 1,000; 95% CI)
50–74657510,6301.3 (1.2–1.4)
50–5481125,6550.6 (0.5–0.8)
55–59113111,6181.0 (0.8–1.2)
60–64132110,7491.2 (1.0–1.4)
65–6916891,8421.8 (1.6–2.1)
70–7416370,7662.3 (2.0–2.7)
  • aNumber of persons who completed a CCC Program FOBT kit (regardless of FOBT test result) and were diagnosed with colorectal cancer.