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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph 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
-Randolph County 98 49 53.2 42.0-64.0 9 8.1 4.1-15.2 5 4.3 1.7-10.3 14 13.8 7.7-23.6 21 20.7 13.1-31.2
GENDER
Male 98 49 53.2 42.0-64.0 9 8.1 4.1-15.2 5 4.3 1.7-10.3 14 13.8 7.7-23.6 21 20.7 13.1-31.2
Female 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
RACE
White 84 43 53.7 41.9-65.1 7 7.4 3.5-14.9 5 5.3 2.1-12.7 13 16.5 9.1-28.1 16 17.1 10.1-27.2
Other 14 6 50.8 23.4-77.8 2 11.0 2.4-38.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.5 0.3-16.4 5 35.7 13.5-66.3
AGE
18-44 18 4 21.6 8.0-46.6 3 17.0 5.3-42.8 1 5.1 0.7-28.8 1 5.1 0.7-28.8 9 51.2 28.6-73.4
45+ 80 45 60.1 47.5-71.5 6 6.1 2.7-13.3 4 4.1 1.4-11.1 13 15.7 8.5-27.2 12 14.0 7.2-25.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 52 22 43.3 28.7-59.3 6 9.2 3.9-20.0 3 4.5 1.3-14.3 8 17.3 8.3-32.6 13 25.7 14.5-41.4
Some College + 46 27 67.0 51.9-79.2 3 6.6 2.1-18.6 2 3.9 1.0-14.6 6 8.8 3.5-20.7 8 13.7 6.5-26.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 54 31 60.3 44.9-73.8 3 4.1 1.3-12.3 1 1.1 0.2- 7.6 7 14.5 6.5-29.2 12 20.0 10.5-34.7
$50,000+ 27 10 40.0 22.3-60.7 5 23.9 10.3-46.1 3 10.4 3.3-28.3 5 14.0 4.9-33.8 4 11.8 4.2-29.0

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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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