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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 112 41 34.4 24.8-45.6 18 18.2 10.4-29.8 6 8.0 3.0-19.6 9 7.9 3.9-15.3 38 31.5 22.6-42.1
GENDER
Male 112 41 34.4 24.8-45.6 18 18.2 10.4-29.8 6 8.0 3.0-19.6 9 7.9 3.9-15.3 38 31.5 22.6-42.1
Female 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
RACE
White 90 36 37.5 26.9-49.3 14 17.1 9.1-29.8 3 8.0 2.4-24.0 7 7.7 3.4-16.3 30 29.7 20.6-40.9
Other 22 5 24.3 7.1-57.6 4 21.7 6.4-53.1 3 7.8 2.2-24.0 2 8.7 2.0-30.6 8 37.4 16.9-63.7
AGE
18-44 26 7 27.0 11.6-51.0 1 4.3 0.6-25.2 2 18.5 4.6-51.8 0 0.0 . - . 16 50.2 28.8-71.6
45+ 86 34 37.2 25.9-50.1 17 23.3 13.2-37.7 4 4.1 1.4-11.1 9 10.8 5.4-20.6 22 24.6 15.5-36.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 56 19 32.7 19.2-49.8 6 8.9 3.7-19.8 4 12.2 3.6-33.8 4 8.6 2.9-22.8 23 37.6 23.9-53.6
Some College + 56 22 36.0 23.3-51.1 12 26.7 13.9-45.0 2 4.1 0.9-16.9 5 7.2 3.0-16.7 15 25.9 15.4-40.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 57 24 42.9 28.0-59.4 9 17.9 8.2-34.8 2 3.2 0.7-13.6 5 8.0 3.1-18.9 17 28.0 16.3-43.6
$50,000+ 38 13 27.7 15.6-44.3 6 18.7 6.9-41.7 2 12.8 3.1-40.3 3 7.9 2.2-24.2 14 33.0 19.1-50.7

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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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