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Table 2 Level of support, attitude and perceived social norm regarding CRC screening programme

From: The Dutch public are positive about the colorectal cancer-screening programme, but is this a well-informed opinion?

Variablesa,b N (%)
Support CRC screening programme
Direct question
  Low support (score <3) 28 (2)
  Moderate support (score = 3) 211 (12)
  High support (score >3) 1440 (86)
Forced-choice question
  Low support (score <3) 192 (11)
  Moderate support (score = 3) 193 (12)
  High support (score >3) 1294 (77)
Ranking question
  Low support (ranked at No. 4 or 5) 592 (35)
  Moderate support (ranked at No. 3) 283 (17)
  High support (ranked at No. 1 or 2) 804 (48)
Attitude CRC screening programme
Personal attitude
  Negative attitude (score <3) 120 (7)
  Neutral attitude (score = 3) 131 (8)
  Positive attitude (score >3) 1428 (85)
Collective attitude
  Negative attitude (score <3) 54 (3)
  Neutral attitude (score = 3) 65 (4)
  Positive attitude (score >3) 1560 (93)
Perceived social norm CRC screening programme
 Negative perceived social norm (score <3) 38 (2)
 Neutral perceived social norm (score = 3) 161 (10)
 Positive perceived social norm (score >3) 1480 (88)
  1. aTotal n = 1679
  2. bMinimum score: 1, maximum score: 5