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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 81 39 48.6 37.0-60.4 8 10.4 4.9-20.9 3 3.1 0.8-10.5 3 3.1 1.0- 9.7 28 34.8 24.4-46.8
GENDER
Male 81 39 48.6 37.0-60.4 8 10.4 4.9-20.9 3 3.1 0.8-10.5 3 3.1 1.0- 9.7 28 34.8 24.4-46.8
Female 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
RACE
White 36 19 50.0 33.1-67.0 4 10.8 3.8-26.8 1 4.1 0.6-23.7 0 0.0 . - . 12 35.1 20.4-53.4
Other 45 20 47.5 32.0-63.4 4 10.2 3.3-27.1 2 2.3 0.6- 8.8 3 5.7 1.7-16.9 16 34.5 21.1-50.8
AGE
18-44 13 3 15.8 4.6-42.1 1 4.5 0.6-26.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 9.3 1.3-44.7 8 70.5 41.5-88.9
45+ 68 36 53.7 40.9-66.1 7 11.4 5.1-23.3 3 3.5 1.0-12.0 2 2.2 0.5- 9.0 20 29.2 19.0-42.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 49 20 38.2 24.7-53.8 5 10.9 4.1-26.0 2 3.9 0.8-16.2 3 5.0 1.5-15.1 19 42.1 27.8-57.8
Some College + 31 18 64.4 45.9-79.5 3 10.2 3.0-29.1 1 1.8 0.2-11.8 0 0.0 . - . 9 23.6 12.1-41.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 52 24 45.5 31.3-60.4 4 10.1 3.5-26.0 2 3.8 0.8-16.0 2 3.0 0.7-12.0 20 37.6 24.6-52.8
$50,000+ 13 6 50.5 23.5-77.2 1 3.3 0.4-21.1 1 3.4 0.5-21.8 0 0.0 . - . 5 42.8 18.0-71.7

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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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