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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 78 36 49.8 37.9-61.7 8 9.0 4.3-18.0 3 3.2 1.0- 9.8 3 1.9 0.6- 5.8 28 36.2 25.5-48.4
GENDER
Male 78 36 49.8 37.9-61.7 8 9.0 4.3-18.0 3 3.2 1.0- 9.8 3 1.9 0.6- 5.8 28 36.2 25.5-48.4
Female 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
RACE
White 50 26 56.4 41.8-70.0 6 10.7 4.6-23.1 2 3.1 0.7-12.4 2 2.0 0.5- 8.0 14 27.7 16.7-42.4
Other 27 10 40.4 22.1-61.9 2 6.4 1.4-25.3 1 3.4 0.5-20.7 1 1.7 0.2-11.3 13 48.0 28.5-68.2
AGE
18-44 17 4 21.5 7.9-46.5 1 4.2 0.6-25.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 12 74.3 49.4-89.6
45+ 61 32 57.8 44.3-70.2 7 10.3 4.6-21.4 3 4.1 1.2-12.4 3 2.4 0.8- 7.4 16 25.4 15.6-38.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 38 16 44.3 28.3-61.6 3 5.8 1.6-19.0 2 4.7 1.2-17.1 1 1.1 0.2- 7.8 16 44.1 28.1-61.4
Some College + 40 20 56.2 39.9-71.3 5 12.8 5.1-28.4 1 1.4 0.2- 9.1 2 2.8 0.7-10.6 12 26.9 15.3-42.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 39 16 44.1 28.0-61.6 4 9.2 3.1-24.2 2 4.7 1.2-17.1 2 2.3 0.6- 9.1 15 39.7 24.4-57.3
$50,000+ 30 14 53.0 34.8-70.5 4 11.2 4.1-27.4 1 1.7 0.2-11.5 1 1.7 0.2-11.5 10 32.3 17.7-51.3

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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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