Table 4.

Results of logistic regression analyses examining the differences in CRC screening preferences by healthcare access, health status, and CRC awareness and experience, controlling for sociodemographic characteristics.

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?
Odds of choosing CologuardOdds of choosing FIT/gFOBTOdds of choosing Cologuard
UnadjustedAdjustedaUnadjustedAdjustedbUnadjustedAdjustedc
(n = 1,018)d(n = 1,018)(n = 1,004)d(n = 1,004)(n = 979)d(n = 979)
OR (95% CI)OR (95% CI)OR (95% CI)OR (95% CI)OR (95% CI)OR (95% CI)
Health insurance
 Private insuranceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReference
 Public insurance0.88 (0.60–1.28)1.04 (0.65–1.68)0.80 (0.55–1.16)0.83 (0.57–1.22)1.19 (0.80–1.76)1.07 (0.70–1.65)
 No insurance2.06 (0.96–4.85)2.53 (1.22–5.65)2.49 (1.04–6.79)2.73 (1.13–7.47)0.72 (0.33–1.61)0.72 (0.33–1.61)
Recent healthcare visit
 Within the last 2 yearsReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReference
 3–5 years ago0.75 (0.32–1.88)0.69 (0.31–1.60)1.15 (0.52–2.71)1.12 (0.52–2.55)0.52 (0.24–1.11)0.53 (0.25–1.15)
 More than 5 years ago or never0.96 (0.35–2.99)0.89 (0.35–2.52)2.31 (0.93–6.79)2.19 (0.85–6.76)1 (0.43–2.49)0.96 (0.42–2.35)
General health rating
 ExcellentReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReference
 Very good1.43 (0.81–2.53)1.40 (0.78–2.5)1.29 (0.71–2.34)1.30 (0.72–2.34)1.54 (0.82–2.86)1.56 (0.83–2.93)
 Good0.89 (0.48–1.63)0.92 (0.49–1.70)1.20 (0.63–2.25)1.28 (0.69–2.38)1.13 (0.59–2.13)1.15 (0.59–2.20)
 Fair or poor1.27 (0.64–2.51)1.24 (0.62–2.49)1.61 (0.79–3.25)1.75 (0.87–3.55)1.20 (0.56–2.53)1.28 (0.59–2.80)
Body mass index
 Normal weightReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReference
 Overweight1.26 (0.80–1.98)1.22 (0.77–1.91)1.23 (0.78–1.94)1.20 (0.75–1.91)1.33 (0.83–2.12)1.36 (0.85–2.17)
 Obese0.94 (0.59–1.49)1 (0.63–1.60)0.99 (0.61–1.59)1.06 (0.65–1.72)1.16 (0.72–1.85)1.17 (0.73–1.89)
Cancer history
 NoReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReference
 Yes0.78 (0.47–1.31)0.74 (0.44–1.24)0.74 (0.44–1.23)0.69 (0.41–1.16)1.12 (0.65–1.99)1.06 (0.60–1.89)
Ever heard of stool-based colorectal cancer screening
 NoReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReference
 Yes1.72 (1.05–2.84)1.55 (0.92–2.63)0.97 (0.60–1.58)0.89 (0.54–1.46)2.15 (1.31–3.52)2.07 (1.26–3.40)
Ever had stool-based colorectal cancer screening
 NoReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReference
 Yes1.15 (0.73–1.82)1.31 (0.83–2.08)2.43 (1.54–3.88)2.75 (1.74–4.41)0.43 (0.27–0.68)0.41 (0.26–0.67)
Provider recommended a stool-based test for colorectal cancer screening during past 12 months
 NoReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReference
 Yes1.76 (1.05–2.99)1.78 (1.06–3.04)1.66 (0.98–2.85)1.68 (0.99–2.89)0.74 (0.45–1.22)0.75 (0.46–1.25)
Ever heard of colonoscopy
 NoReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReference
 Yes0.88 (0.42–1.73)0.90 (0.42–1.82)1.03 (0.50–2.07)1.07 (0.50–2.18)0.88 (0.48–1.61)0.86 (0.46–1.57)
Ever had a colonoscopy
 NoReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReference
 Yes0.42 (0.27–0.64)0.39 (0.24–0.63)0.44 (0.29–0.67)0.40 (0.26–0.62)1.59 (1.05–2.39)1.48 (0.98–2.25)
Provider recommended a colonoscopy during past 12 months
 NoReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReferenceReference
 Yes0.56 (0.36–0.85)0.63 (0.41–0.96)0.75 (0.50–1.12)0.83 (0.55–1.25)1.02 (0.65–1.60)1.03 (0.67–1.61)
  • Note: Statistically significant associations (P < .05) are bold.

  • Abbreviation: CRC, colorectal cancer.

  • aAdjusted for age and race.

  • bAdjusted for race.

  • cAdjusted for employment status.

  • dSample size lower than 1,062 due to missing responses; list-wise deletion was used for each analysis.