Table 1.

Weighteda estimates of sociodemographic characteristics for the total sample and CRC screening preference by sociodemographic characteristics.

CRC screening preference
If your healthcare provider gave you a choice between having a colonoscopy and a Cologuard test, which would you choose?If your healthcare provider gave you a choice between having a colonoscopy and a FIT/gFOBT test, which would you choose?If your healthcare provider gave you a choice between having a Cologuard and a FIT/gFOBT test, which would you choose?
Total (N = 1,062)(n = 1,043)b(n = 1,029)c(n = 1,003)d
N (%)N (% Cologuard)PN (% FIT/gFOBT)PN (% Cologuard)P
Total700 (65.4)643 (61.0)679 (66.9)
Age in years
 45–54390 (37.6)273 (68.7)0.160256 (65.2)0.236243 (61.2)0.062
 55–64391 (36.3)253 (66.3)222 (58.4)250 (69.9)
 65–75281 (26.1)174 (59.4)165 (58.2)186 (71.5)
Sexe
 Male491 (48.0)309 (64.6)0.720285 (59.7)0.605309 (66.5)0.877
 Female565 (51.6)388 (66.1)355 (62.1)368 (67.2)
Other or prefer not to answer4 (0.4)2 (100)0 (0)2 (100)
Race/ethnicity
 White, NH765 (66.2)527 (70.2)0.003481 (64.1)0.118507 (70.0)0.076
 Black, NH108 (11.7)63 (49.1)55 (47.1)64 (64.4)
 Hispanic114 (14.2)59 (54.7)57 (57.8)65 (53.4)
 Asian, NH18 (1.6)13 (59.9)14 (69.0)9 (62.4)
 Other or multiple race, NH57 (6.3)38 (69.8)36 (58.3)34 (69.5)
Education
 Less than high school54 (12.2)26 (56.1)0.06626 (64.3)0.36830 (56.8)0.261
 High school211 (29.6)128 (60.3)116 (55.3)127 (64.8)
 Some college424 (25.7)299 (71.7)269 (64.2)275 (71.1)
 Bachelor's degree or higher373 (32.6)247 (68.2)232 (62.3)247 (68.6)
Employment status
 Currently employed574 (52.2)377 (64.6)0.165353 (61.2)0.531355 (64.8)0.048
 Not currently employed212 (22.2)148 (72.0)128 (64.2)139 (62.7)
 Retired276 (25.6)175 (61.4)162 (57.7)185 (75.1)
Income ($)
 <25,000220 (23.4)147 (67.3)0.842127 (63.5)0.786128 (64.7)0.837
 25,000–59,999313 (29.2)209 (63.3)197 (60.3)206 (66.1)
 60,000–124,999373 (32.6)240 (64.8)222 (58.8)242 (69.3)
 >125,000156 (14.8)104 (67.9)97 (63.5)103 (66.2)
Marital status
 Married or living with a partner666 (63.3)425 (64.3)0.438396 (61.0)0.748438 (68.7)0.382
 Widowed, divorced, separated262 (24.6)183 (65)165 (59.1)159 (64.8)
 Never married134 (12.2)92 (72.2)82 (64.4)82 (61.0)
  • Note: P values from Rao–Scott χ2 test.

  • Abbreviations: CRC, colorectal cancer; NH, non-Hispanic.

  • aN is unweighted, % is weighted.

  • bMissing = 19.

  • cMissing = 33.

  • dMissing = 59.

  • eMissing = 2.