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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 75 36 42.1 30.7-54.4 14 19.6 11.6-31.2 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 9 14.5 7.4-26.4 15 23.4 13.8-36.8
RACE
White 52 24 46.6 32.6-61.1 11 21.7 12.1-35.8 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 6 11.9 5.2-25.1 10 19.1 9.9-33.7
Other 23 12 34.3 18.1-55.4 3 16.0 5.0-40.4 0 0.0 . - . 3 18.9 6.3-44.9 5 30.7 13.1-56.6
AGE
18-44 14 6 34.2 14.0-62.3 1 10.5 1.5-47.6 0 0.0 . - . 2 13.9 2.9-46.4 5 41.5 17.6-70.2
45+ 61 30 44.8 32.2-58.2 13 22.8 13.4-35.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 7 14.7 7.0-28.4 10 17.1 8.8-30.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 27 15 43.8 25.4-64.0 4 17.0 6.4-37.9 0 0.0 . - . 3 11.1 3.3-31.0 5 28.2 11.5-54.2
Some College + 48 21 41.3 27.4-56.6 10 20.9 11.0-36.0 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7 6 16.2 7.2-32.4 10 21.0 10.9-36.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 39 17 36.8 22.5-54.0 6 15.1 6.6-30.7 1 1.0 0.1- 6.6 5 12.0 4.8-27.1 10 35.1 19.3-55.0
$50,000+ 31 17 49.5 31.5-67.7 6 20.9 9.2-40.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 14.2 4.7-35.7 5 15.4 6.0-34.2

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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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