Table 3.

Individuals invited to a colorectal cancer screening program by the test used and number of invitations

Individuals invited to screening program
ScreeningNumber ofNever screenedInconsistent screeneesConsistent screenees
testainvitationsN%n%n%
gFOBTa219,74072.13,55613.04,08214.9
315,69063.55,49522.23,54114.3
413,10658.36,32728.23,03113.5
All48,53665.11,537820.610,65414.3
FITb25,89263.61,30914.12,05922.2
34,51454.72,20826.81,53218.6
447045.932531.723022.4
All1,087658.73,84220.73,82120.6
  • aIndividuals who were offered gFOBT were included in the analysis, irrespective of further invitation for FIT-based screening (n = 74,568).

  • bIndividuals who were offered FIT as the only screening test of choice (n = 18,539).