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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Cumberland County

Prostate Cancer Screening

Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you had prostate cancer?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,378 63 3.8 2.7- 5.3 1,315 96.2 94.7-97.3
Cumberland County 81 1 1.2 0.2- 8.1 80 98.8 91.9-99.8
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 101 5 4.6 1.9-11.0 96 95.4 89.0-98.1
Durham 71 3 3.8 1.1-12.3 68 96.2 87.7-98.9
Forsyth 115 7 4.4 2.0- 9.3 108 95.6 90.7-98.0
Gaston 114 7 5.6 2.6-11.4 107 94.4 88.6-97.4
Guilford 90 4 2.1 0.7- 5.6 86 97.9 94.4-99.3
Mecklenburg 89 4 3.0 1.1- 8.3 85 97.0 91.7-98.9
New Hanover 101 8 8.6 4.2-16.8 93 91.4 83.2-95.8
Onslow 87 4 2.9 1.0- 7.9 83 97.1 92.1-99.0
Wake 77 0 0.0 . - . 77 100 . - .
Western NC 167 8 5.0 2.5- 9.7 159 95.0 90.3-97.5
Piedmont NC 152 5 3.2 1.3- 7.7 147 96.8 92.3-98.7
Eastern NC 133 7 4.8 2.2-10.3 126 95.2 89.7-97.8

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for Cumberland County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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* This question was asked only of male respondents who reported being age 40 and older.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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