C-16 Increase the proportion of adults who receive a colorectal cancer screening based on the most recent guidelines
Leading Health Indicators are a subset of Healthy People 2020 objectives selected to communicate high-priority health issues.
|Baseline:||52.1 percent of adults aged 50 to 75 years received a colorectal cancer screening based on the most recent guidelines in 2008 (age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population)|
|Target-Setting Method:||Projection/trend analysis|
National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), CDC/NCHS
This objective was revised. Read more about the revision history.