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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 104 42 33.0 23.9-43.5 13 10.8 6.1-18.5 5 5.0 1.9-12.4 2 1.7 0.4- 7.6 42 49.6 38.1-61.1
GENDER
Male 104 42 33.0 23.9-43.5 13 10.8 6.1-18.5 5 5.0 1.9-12.4 2 1.7 0.4- 7.6 42 49.6 38.1-61.1
Female 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
RACE
White 84 35 37.8 27.1-49.8 9 10.7 5.5-20.0 3 4.0 1.1-13.2 2 2.2 0.5- 9.8 35 45.3 33.1-58.0
Other 20 7 17.4 7.0-37.0 4 11.0 3.6-29.2 2 8.3 1.8-30.5 0 0.0 . - . 7 63.3 38.6-82.6
AGE
18-44 21 3 9.3 2.7-27.3 3 12.9 3.7-36.1 1 7.4 1.0-37.8 0 0.0 . - . 14 70.4 45.8-87.0
45+ 83 39 39.9 28.6-52.3 10 10.2 5.3-18.6 4 4.3 1.5-11.8 2 2.2 0.5- 9.7 28 43.5 30.7-57.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 52 18 25.5 14.9-40.1 5 7.8 3.0-18.9 1 2.7 0.4-16.8 2 3.4 0.7-14.8 26 60.6 44.5-74.8
Some College + 52 24 40.1 26.7-55.3 8 13.7 6.6-26.1 4 7.2 2.4-19.8 0 0.0 . - . 16 39.0 24.1-56.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 55 23 31.6 20.1-46.0 7 10.9 4.9-22.5 1 2.6 0.4-16.4 2 3.3 0.7-14.4 22 51.5 35.8-66.9
$50,000+ 36 15 35.9 20.9-54.3 4 9.8 3.5-24.6 2 5.2 1.0-22.4 0 0.0 . - . 15 49.1 30.6-67.8

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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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