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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 100 46 41.1 31.4-51.6 8 7.8 3.6-16.2 3 2.8 0.8- 9.7 6 5.5 2.4-12.4 37 42.7 32.5-53.6
GENDER
Male 100 46 41.1 31.4-51.6 8 7.8 3.6-16.2 3 2.8 0.8- 9.7 6 5.5 2.4-12.4 37 42.7 32.5-53.6
Female 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
RACE
White 92 41 39.5 29.5-50.4 8 8.7 4.0-18.0 3 3.1 0.8-10.7 6 6.2 2.6-13.8 34 42.5 31.8-53.9
Other 7 5 64.5 26.0-90.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 35.5 9.6-74.0
AGE
18-44 15 2 17.2 4.4-48.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 13 82.8 51.7-95.6
45+ 85 44 46.4 35.4-57.8 8 9.5 4.4-19.5 3 3.4 0.9-11.7 6 6.7 2.9-14.9 24 33.9 23.5-46.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 55 20 31.4 20.2-45.2 5 8.8 3.0-22.9 3 5.1 1.4-17.0 4 6.5 2.2-17.5 23 48.3 34.2-62.6
Some College + 44 26 54.7 38.8-69.7 3 6.9 2.2-19.4 0 0.0 . - . 2 4.6 1.1-16.6 13 33.8 20.2-50.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 58 24 34.6 23.2-48.2 7 11.9 5.1-25.2 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 3 6.1 1.9-17.7 23 46.9 33.4-60.9
$50,000+ 20 11 52.6 30.3-73.8 0 0.0 . - . 2 10.7 2.6-34.9 0 0.0 . - . 7 36.8 17.8-61.0

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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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