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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Prostate Cancer Screening

How long has it been since you had your last digital rectal exam?*

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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 3,675 1,751 47.8 45.8-49.8 491 13.7 12.3-15.1 154 4.6 3.7- 5.5 319 8.0 7.0- 9.1 960 26.0 24.3-27.8
-Cumberland County 85 49 59.3 47.3-70.3 12 13.0 7.1-22.7 4 3.8 1.4-10.1 7 8.2 3.6-17.8 13 15.6 8.7-26.5
GENDER
Male 85 49 59.3 47.3-70.3 12 13.0 7.1-22.7 4 3.8 1.4-10.1 7 8.2 3.6-17.8 13 15.6 8.7-26.5
Female 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
RACE
White 50 31 63.7 47.7-77.1 7 9.3 4.2-19.3 2 3.7 0.9-13.8 5 9.4 3.3-23.7 5 14.0 5.7-30.2
Other 35 18 52.2 34.8-69.0 5 19.2 8.0-39.2 2 4.0 1.0-15.2 2 6.4 1.6-22.2 8 18.3 8.6-34.9
AGE
18-44 10 1 8.1 1.1-42.0 1 16.8 2.4-62.5 0 0.0 . - . 3 22.2 6.1-55.6 5 52.9 21.1-82.6
45+ 75 48 65.5 52.9-76.3 11 12.6 6.6-22.5 4 4.3 1.6-11.2 4 6.5 2.2-17.6 8 11.1 5.3-21.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 30 14 48.7 29.8-68.0 4 11.4 3.7-30.4 2 6.7 1.6-23.5 2 5.7 1.3-21.9 8 27.5 12.9-49.4
Some College + 55 35 64.1 49.2-76.7 8 13.7 6.6-26.3 2 2.5 0.6-10.3 5 9.3 3.5-22.7 5 10.3 4.1-23.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 43 20 46.8 30.9-63.3 6 13.0 5.5-27.9 3 6.4 2.0-18.9 4 7.2 2.5-18.7 10 26.6 14.0-44.8
$50,000+ 26 16 58.1 37.3-76.3 5 18.9 7.6-39.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 14.4 4.4-38.2 2 8.6 2.1-29.1

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* This question was asked only of only male respondents and reported having a DRE 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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