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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Prostate Cancer Screening

How long has it been since you had your last PSA test?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years > 3 years Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,502 1,705 48.1 46.1-50.2 346 10.1 8.9-11.4 103 3.0 2.4- 3.9 132 3.8 3.1- 4.6 1,216 35.0 33.1-37.0
-Cabarrus County 94 36 37.6 27.8-48.6 9 10.1 5.2-18.6 2 2.9 0.7-11.8 5 5.5 2.3-12.9 42 43.8 33.2-54.9
GENDER
Male 94 36 37.6 27.8-48.6 9 10.1 5.2-18.6 2 2.9 0.7-11.8 5 5.5 2.3-12.9 42 43.8 33.2-54.9
Female 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
RACE
White 80 30 37.1 26.7-48.8 8 11.6 5.9-21.8 2 3.7 0.9-14.4 5 6.9 2.8-15.9 35 40.7 29.9-52.4
Other 13 5 37.6 15.2-66.9 1 4.0 0.5-24.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 7 58.4 29.9-82.2
AGE
18-44 15 2 17.4 4.2-50.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 11.6 1.7-50.2 0 0.0 . - . 12 71.0 39.7-90.1
45+ 79 34 41.8 30.6-53.8 9 12.2 6.3-22.1 1 1.2 0.2- 8.0 5 6.7 2.7-15.4 30 38.2 27.1-50.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 44 14 32.9 19.6-49.7 6 13.8 6.1-28.3 1 4.1 0.6-23.7 1 2.0 0.3-13.2 22 47.1 31.6-63.2
Some College + 50 22 42.0 28.5-56.8 3 6.6 2.1-19.0 1 1.9 0.3-12.3 4 8.8 3.3-21.7 20 40.7 27.0-56.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 42 15 34.9 20.9-52.1 3 7.7 2.4-21.9 1 2.2 0.3-14.2 1 2.2 0.3-14.2 22 53.0 36.2-69.1
$50,000+ 31 12 36.6 21.5-54.9 3 9.5 2.9-26.5 1 5.8 0.8-31.1 1 4.7 0.7-26.7 14 43.4 26.9-61.5

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* This question was asked only of male respondents who reported having a PSA test and those respondents who were not asked formed NEVER category.

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

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

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