A blood stool test is a test that may use a special kit at home to determine whether the stool contains blood.
Have you ever had this test using a home kit?*
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Geographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3458 1362  41.3  (38.9-43.8) 2096  58.7  (56.2-61.1)
       ADDs      
Barren River  243   79  30.7  (24.6-37.6)  164  69.3  (62.4-75.4)
Big Sandy  190   60  29.1  (22.4-36.7)  130  70.9  (63.3-77.6)
Bluegrass  228  111  47.7  (40.0-55.5)  117  52.3  (44.5-60.0)
Buffalo Trace  197   70  33.6  (26.1-42.2)  127  66.4  (57.8-73.9)
Cumberland Valley  222   95  43.1  (35.3-51.2)  127  56.9  (48.8-64.7)
FIVCO  231   81  34.0  (27.3-41.4)  150  66.0  (58.6-72.7)
Gateway  251   90  36.9  (29.4-45.1)  161  63.1  (54.9-70.6)
Green River  241  107  45.5  (38.5-52.8)  134  54.5  (47.2-61.5)
Kentucky River  230   89  31.8  (25.5-38.8)  141  68.2  (61.2-74.5)
KIPDA  246  117  48.8  (41.5-56.2)  129  51.2  (43.8-58.5)
Lake Cumberland  256   86  31.7  (25.5-38.6)  170  68.3  (61.4-74.5)
Lincoln Trail  209   77  37.9  (30.6-45.9)  132  62.1  (54.1-69.4)
Northern Kentucky  219   92  40.7  (33.6-48.2)  127  59.3  (51.8-66.4)
Pennyrile  241   99  40.3  (33.1-47.9)  142  59.7  (52.1-66.9)
Purchase  254  109  37.3  (30.9-44.1)  145  62.7  (55.9-69.1)

*Asked only to respondents age 50 and older.
#Use caution in interpreting data for total respondents less than 50. N = Cell Size, NH = Non-Hispanic, %
= Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.
Unless stated differently above, Missing, 'Don't know', and Refused responses are excluded.