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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph 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
-Randolph County 115 47 36.9 27.8-47.1 20 17.2 10.7-26.3 7 5.1 2.4-10.7 19 19.6 12.4-29.6 22 21.2 13.9-31.0
RACE
White 105 44 37.9 28.2-48.7 19 18.1 11.1-28.0 6 4.7 2.1-10.3 18 21.1 13.2-32.0 18 18.2 11.3-28.1
Other 10 3 28.8 9.1-62.1 1 9.9 1.4-46.7 1 8.7 1.2-43.2 1 7.4 1.0-39.2 4 45.2 17.9-75.8
AGE
18-44 12 4 33.7 12.9-63.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 4 34.0 13.1-63.7 4 32.4 12.1-62.4
45+ 103 43 37.6 28.0-48.3 20 20.9 13.3-31.5 7 6.3 2.9-12.9 15 16.4 9.7-26.5 18 18.8 11.7-28.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 73 30 36.7 25.5-49.5 13 16.6 9.2-28.1 2 2.5 0.6- 9.6 11 19.5 10.7-32.8 17 24.7 15.3-37.4
Some College + 41 17 37.8 23.2-55.1 7 18.4 8.2-36.3 4 8.8 3.2-22.0 8 20.1 9.6-37.3 5 14.9 5.7-33.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 63 25 33.0 22.3-45.8 13 18.4 10.4-30.4 2 3.5 0.9-12.9 12 23.3 13.2-37.7 11 21.9 12.2-36.1
$50,000+ 34 15 39.5 23.6-58.0 5 18.7 7.7-38.9 2 3.3 0.8-12.7 5 16.0 6.4-34.6 7 22.6 10.7-41.6

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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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