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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 91 50 53.9 42.1-65.4 13 12.5 6.5-22.7 5 5.1 1.9-12.7 9 11.3 5.4-21.9 14 17.2 9.7-28.6
RACE
White 56 28 55.2 40.6-69.0 10 13.9 7.2-25.1 5 10.1 3.9-23.5 5 7.6 2.7-19.7 8 13.2 6.3-25.6
Other 34 21 51.7 33.4-69.5 3 11.3 3.2-32.9 0 0.0 . - . 4 15.3 5.8-34.9 6 21.7 9.6-42.1
AGE
18-44 13 6 50.4 24.4-76.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 19.4 5.0-52.4 5 30.2 11.8-58.4
45+ 78 44 55.0 42.1-67.3 13 16.3 8.6-28.7 5 6.6 2.5-16.2 7 8.8 3.8-19.0 9 13.3 6.2-26.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 36 20 51.5 33.4-69.3 5 13.5 5.0-31.6 1 3.2 0.4-19.6 5 18.1 7.1-39.1 5 13.6 5.1-31.7
Some College + 55 30 55.2 40.0-69.5 8 11.9 5.0-26.0 4 6.1 2.0-17.1 4 7.6 2.4-21.6 9 19.1 9.5-34.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 49 29 55.6 39.1-70.9 6 11.1 4.0-27.4 0 0.0 . - . 6 15.2 6.4-31.7 8 18.1 8.4-35.0
$50,000+ 32 16 54.1 35.2-72.0 6 12.2 5.2-26.1 4 11.6 3.9-30.0 2 6.5 1.3-26.6 4 15.5 5.4-37.1

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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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