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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 84 49 60.5 48.5-71.3 6 6.8 2.9-15.2 5 5.2 2.1-12.3 4 4.9 1.7-13.0 20 22.6 14.2-34.0
GENDER
Male 84 49 60.5 48.5-71.3 6 6.8 2.9-15.2 5 5.2 2.1-12.3 4 4.9 1.7-13.0 20 22.6 14.2-34.0
Female 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
RACE
White 49 30 64.9 49.1-78.1 3 5.0 1.5-15.2 3 5.5 1.7-16.2 4 8.1 2.9-20.8 9 16.4 7.7-31.5
Other 35 19 53.8 36.2-70.5 3 9.6 2.9-27.6 2 4.8 1.1-18.4 0 0.0 . - . 11 31.9 17.7-50.4
AGE
18-44 10 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.6 0.7-32.7 1 11.2 1.5-51.0 1 5.6 0.7-32.7 7 77.6 44.1-93.8
45+ 74 49 68.2 55.8-78.5 5 7.0 2.8-16.5 4 4.5 1.6-11.7 3 4.8 1.5-14.2 13 15.5 8.7-26.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 30 14 47.7 29.0-67.1 2 5.7 1.3-21.4 1 3.9 0.5-23.1 0 0.0 . - . 13 42.7 24.8-62.9
Some College + 54 35 66.7 52.0-78.7 4 7.4 2.6-19.3 4 5.9 2.1-15.2 4 7.2 2.6-18.8 7 12.8 5.8-25.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 42 22 52.4 35.9-68.3 3 6.9 2.1-20.2 3 7.6 2.4-21.3 2 4.1 1.0-16.0 12 29.0 15.9-46.9
$50,000+ 26 14 53.0 33.2-72.0 3 11.0 3.2-31.4 1 3.6 0.5-21.6 2 9.0 2.2-30.2 6 23.4 10.4-44.7

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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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