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Table 2 Self reported health information for all subjects enrolled in the study

From: Improving compliance to colorectal cancer screening using blood and stool based tests in patients refusing screening colonoscopy in Germany

   Total Refused colonoscopy
N % 95% CI*
Health status      
  Good 130 82 63.1 54.5–70.9
  Poor 41 26 63.4 48.1–76.4
Self evaluated – Risk of CRC      
  Small 148 97 65.5 57.6–72.7
  Large 23 11 47.8 29.2–67.0
Frequency of regular exercise**      
  0–1 81 39 48.1 37.6–58.9
  1+ 91 70 76.9 67.3–84.4
Diet      
  Calorie Rich, Sweets, Animal Fats and Red Meat 18 8 44.4 24.6–66.3
  Fresh Fruit, Vegetables, White Meat and Fish 57 35 61.4 48.4–72.9
  Varied – a bit of everything 97 66 68.0 58.2–76.5
Alcohol consumption      
  Up to 2–3 per week 155 98 63.2 55.4–70.4
  Daily 14 8 57.1 32.6–78.6
Smoking      
  Non Smoking 134 85 63.4 55.0–71.1
  Smoking 38 24 63.2 47.3–76.6
Number of physician visits in last year      
  <15 44 30 68.2 53.4–80.0
  15+ 123 75 61.0 52.1–69.1
  1. *Confidence Interval.
  2. **Significant based on χ2 test.