Table 3.

Model-based SAE state estimated mean (%) and county statistics summarized by state for being current with any colorectal cancer test type and with FOBT screening

Any colorectal cancer test typeFOBT
County summary statisticCounty summary statistic
StateState meanaMinQ1MeanMedianQ3MaxRangeState meanMinQ1MeanMedianQ3MaxRange
Massachusetts75.0372.3573.8574.9274.9275.9077.795.4410.029.049.359.329.6810.3512.433.38
Maine74.3469.6172.3873.6873.8875.1376.957.347.035.847.017.377.377.858.853.01
Rhode Island74.1871.4776.4776.2977.1877.4078.927.448.227.958.058.328.148.608.850.90
Connecticut73.1171.9472.7873.8374.0074.8075.553.608.547.637.928.358.218.809.311.68
Delaware72.8171.4271.4273.3073.2775.2275.223.806.405.707.706.696.947.417.411.71
New Hampshire72.4067.1471.0871.7271.5973.5873.976.836.495.996.276.726.646.878.262.28
Maryland72.2566.1970.0771.4171.6073.2475.229.0310.627.679.4410.1610.0711.0412.424.76
Washington, DC72.1772.1710.6710.67
Michigan71.8367.5671.1972.3972.3773.6876.789.228.637.298.398.648.578.9010.943.65
Minnesota71.3863.2370.1371.1071.5672.1974.6311.395.805.235.795.965.926.067.512.28
North Carolina70.6062.4768.6170.1970.3371.4674.8312.3610.558.9610.2910.7610.6811.2312.483.52
Vermont70.4764.8268.6069.9669.8171.5773.418.606.795.526.487.187.067.809.293.77
Wisconsin70.3859.1169.5470.4170.6471.5875.6416.536.405.816.396.636.566.799.894.09
Washington70.1958.4667.8669.1969.4071.2775.0716.6110.268.889.7810.2810.1610.7412.353.48
Florida69.6359.8367.8069.6270.0271.3379.7619.9413.1710.6912.3612.8412.6913.2315.60 4.91
Virginia69.5758.7866.6968.6869.1870.8075.6116.837.396.367.247.517.467.758.792.43
Utah69.2753.3565.7866.7966.9468.9672.8419.503.733.283.944.124.114.295.332.04
Oregon68.9261.7866.5368.0768.1269.7072.0410.2610.018.729.439.709.659.9611.132.42
South Carolina68.8561.4465.4067.1967.2169.3974.3712.937.806.847.577.978.068.369.142.3
Kentucky68.4057.2664.6466.7466.9569.0473.7816.529.568.599.339.649.560.8612.233.65
Georgia68.0658.2564.8466.9266.8668.6574.3116.079.978.839.6410.0010.0010.3411.402.57
Iowa67.7162.2666.5667.4767.3868.5371.088.827.276.457.107.297.257.468.512.06
California67.6858.1067.3969.3369.9572.1775.5517.4516.8314.4615.8116.4916.2516.7620.546.08
New York67.6160.9168.2269.2269.4570.5573.8312.938.307.448.068.208.198.319.041.60
South Dakota67.5843.8064.9365.8468.2169.3272.4128.618.216.477.908.558.148.5612.726.25
Pennsylvania67.4764.5066.4267.5167.4868.5971.637.147.456.597.227.497.537.748.341.75
Alabama67.0958.2363.8265.2965.3366.8070.80 12.578.287.588.018.518.538.889.982.40
Tennessee67.0160.2064.4365.8165.5967.0171,7611.569.228.288.949.159.109.3210.89 2.61
Hawaii66.7861.2364.4064.6064.4264.9668.006.7515.3311.6714.8015.8715.0518.6919.127.44
Colorado66.6253.2861.5563.5763.8966.5270.3817.108.326.927.888.138.098.3810.433.51
Kansas66.4354.3362.6864.2564.7066.1571.8117.488.106.538.218.398.388.619.402.88
West Virginia66.2057.8063.9865.2065.4166.4670.1812.389.558.629.299.629.579.9610.66 2.04
Louisiana65.7354.0263.0364.3564.3065.9969.1115.099.458.269.069.429.479.7811.002.74
Arizona65.5749.4456.8960.4360.3466.3268.5519.1110.728.358.9210.359.7811.6814.165.81
Ohio65.1758.7563.0664.1764.3265.3870.0911.347.756.887.317.567.517.729.082.20
New Jersey65.1556.3663.1165.1866.5467.2268.9712.617.716.677.317.697.738.118.822.15
Missouri63.9655.8359.5861.6161.4763.3268.6212.797.116.327.237.367.367.538.181.85
Mississippi63.3752.8460.4661.9262.3263.8669.0916.2510.639.4510.3510.8210.7411.3412.152.70
North Dakota63.0043.7359.9560.9862.0763.1368.1924.467.065.697.057.387.237.5410.424.73
Texas62.9345.1461.2762.8763.9065.7971.8026.668.567.168.428.638.648.8110.513.34
Montana62.8648.8559.4861.1061.8163.4366.3817.536.535.756.486.776.666.849.573.82
Indiana62.8452.6561.1662.9562.6764.5469.6817.037.907.017.627.807.767.939.462.45
Nevada62.6254.6460.3061.0761.6662.5465.8211.1811.017.648.459.098.799.3012.204.56
Nebraska62.4249.5757.9059.4559.2061.1865.3815.807.175.646.907.237.207.449.684.03
Illinois62.1251.7860.9762.1162.2963.2666.7114.936.365.606.246.346.336.447.071.47
Arkansas61.7450.9658.5760.0460.1161.7369.1618.207.186.677.077.377.377.588.271.60
Idaho61.4346.4657.4759.1359.3261.2366.0119.556.315.556.236.456.426.587.732.18
Alaska60.7540.1152.1456.6059.1260.9866.2926.175.504.835.466.285.837.068.563.73
New Mexico60.7145.9654.8557.6357.1861.2069.8023.857.536.247.227.477.407.6510.594.35
Oklahoma59.2750.1355.5057.4557.6259.0963.6113.498.226.947.588.017.928.3710.093.15
Wyoming58.9252.0356.3858.3358.0260.6463.8411.815.354.355.295.545.595.766.732.38
  • NOTE: Q1, lower quartile; Q3, upper quartile.

  • Any colorectal cancer test type = FOBT within the past year; sigmoidoscopy within 5 years with FOBT within 3 years; or colonoscopy within 10 years.

  • aPercentages are in decreasing order of state prevalence of being current with any colorectal cancer test option. Percentages for FOBT match by state.

  • Ranges with percentages ≥15% are highlighted.