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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 114 51 40.7 31.5-50.6 15 13.4 8.0-21.6 4 3.1 1.1- 8.9 5 5.4 2.2-12.8 39 37.4 28.2-47.6
GENDER
Male 114 51 40.7 31.5-50.6 15 13.4 8.0-21.6 4 3.1 1.1- 8.9 5 5.4 2.2-12.8 39 37.4 28.2-47.6
Female 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
RACE
White 101 45 40.1 30.5-50.5 15 15.2 9.1-24.3 3 3.0 0.9- 9.8 5 6.1 2.5-14.5 33 35.5 26.0-46.4
Other 13 6 45.1 19.3-73.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.9 0.5-24.2 0 0.0 . - . 6 50.9 23.4-77.9
AGE
18-44 18 3 11.3 3.3-32.4 1 5.7 0.8-31.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.7 0.8-31.4 13 77.3 53.3-91.1
45+ 96 48 46.2 35.8-56.9 14 14.9 8.7-24.1 4 3.7 1.3-10.5 4 5.3 1.9-14.0 26 29.9 20.8-41.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 57 23 37.3 25.0-51.5 7 13.0 6.1-25.6 2 2.6 0.6-10.7 2 2.6 0.6-10.6 23 44.4 31.0-58.6
Some College + 57 28 44.3 31.3-58.1 8 13.8 6.8-26.0 2 3.7 0.8-15.6 3 8.3 2.7-22.6 16 29.9 18.6-44.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 54 25 37.6 25.4-51.7 7 12.5 5.7-25.3 3 6.2 1.9-19.0 2 5.2 1.3-18.9 17 38.4 25.2-53.6
$50,000+ 42 17 39.0 25.0-55.0 6 15.8 7.1-31.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.5 0.5-20.7 18 41.8 27.3-57.8

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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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