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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus 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 4,164 2,110 48.3 46.4-50.2 568 13.6 12.4-14.9 211 5.1 4.4- 6.0 494 11.9 10.7-13.2 781 21.1 19.6-22.8
-Cabarrus County 103 48 45.1 34.8-55.8 14 11.3 6.5-19.2 4 3.1 1.1- 8.1 12 13.3 7.4-22.7 25 27.3 18.2-38.7
RACE
White 91 44 47.9 36.8-59.1 13 13.1 7.3-22.3 4 3.8 1.4- 9.8 11 14.5 7.9-25.1 19 20.8 12.6-32.3
Other 12 4 32.6 12.1-63.1 1 3.5 0.5-22.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 7.9 1.1-40.2 6 56.0 27.8-80.8
AGE
18-44 15 4 26.6 10.0-54.2 1 6.9 1.0-36.2 0 0.0 . - . 2 13.1 3.2-41.1 8 53.4 28.2-76.9
45+ 88 44 50.6 39.2-61.9 13 12.7 7.1-21.5 4 4.0 1.5-10.4 10 13.3 7.0-23.8 17 19.5 11.4-31.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 46 16 27.7 16.2-43.1 8 13.0 6.2-25.3 2 3.2 0.8-12.4 7 16.9 7.7-33.3 13 39.1 23.4-57.5
Some College + 57 32 58.5 44.5-71.2 6 10.0 4.2-22.1 2 3.0 0.7-11.3 5 10.4 4.3-23.3 12 18.1 10.0-30.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 41 14 32.9 18.9-50.8 6 10.9 4.6-23.5 3 5.9 1.9-17.2 5 12.6 5.0-28.5 13 37.7 21.7-56.8
$50,000+ 53 29 53.5 39.0-67.5 7 12.1 5.5-24.6 1 1.7 0.2-11.4 7 15.6 7.3-30.0 9 17.0 8.2-32.1

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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.


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