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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph 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
-Randolph County 90 48 50.5 39.0-62.0 5 5.9 2.4-14.2 3 3.2 1.0- 9.9 4 5.7 1.9-15.6 30 34.6 24.2-46.8
GENDER
Male 90 48 50.5 39.0-62.0 5 5.9 2.4-14.2 3 3.2 1.0- 9.9 4 5.7 1.9-15.6 30 34.6 24.2-46.8
Female 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
RACE
White 77 44 56.5 44.1-68.2 4 5.5 1.9-14.6 3 4.0 1.2-12.1 3 5.8 1.7-18.3 23 28.2 18.7-40.2
Other 13 4 26.4 8.9-56.8 1 7.7 1.1-39.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.4 0.7-30.8 7 60.5 31.1-83.8
AGE
18-44 17 2 10.6 2.6-34.2 1 8.3 1.2-40.7 1 7.9 1.1-39.5 0 0.0 . - . 13 73.2 46.3-89.7
45+ 73 46 59.6 45.9-72.0 4 5.4 1.9-14.4 2 2.1 0.5- 8.3 4 7.0 2.4-18.9 17 25.8 15.2-40.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 45 18 37.2 23.0-54.1 3 7.1 2.2-20.2 3 5.6 1.7-17.0 3 9.2 2.9-25.9 18 40.8 25.5-58.1
Some College + 45 30 67.8 51.8-80.5 2 4.5 1.0-18.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7 12 26.6 15.1-42.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 50 24 47.8 32.6-63.4 1 2.4 0.3-15.1 3 5.1 1.6-15.6 4 9.2 3.1-24.1 18 35.5 21.7-52.3
$50,000+ 23 16 65.1 41.7-83.0 2 12.7 3.2-39.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 5 22.2 8.8-45.8

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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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