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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

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 4,393 2,402 50.1 48.1-52.0 438 10.1 9.0-11.3 155 3.3 2.7- 4.0 211 4.2 3.5- 5.0 1,187 32.3 30.4-34.2
-Cabarrus County 103 51 48.4 37.5-59.5 11 10.1 5.3-18.6 2 1.5 0.4- 6.2 8 7.7 3.5-16.1 31 32.2 22.7-43.4
RACE
White 92 46 48.5 37.0-60.2 10 11.1 5.6-20.9 2 1.8 0.4- 7.4 8 9.3 4.3-19.1 26 29.2 20.0-40.6
Other 11 5 48.1 20.5-76.8 1 5.4 0.7-31.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 5 46.6 19.4-75.9
AGE
40-44 17 3 19.1 6.1-46.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 14.7 4.5-38.6 11 66.3 41.1-84.7
45+ 86 48 56.1 43.5-67.9 11 12.8 6.7-23.1 2 1.9 0.5- 7.7 5 5.9 2.1-15.8 20 23.3 14.3-35.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 45 24 52.6 35.0-69.6 6 11.8 4.5-27.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.3 0.8-29.0 14 30.3 16.5-48.9
Some College + 57 26 45.0 31.4-59.5 5 9.1 3.7-20.6 2 2.6 0.6-10.3 7 9.5 4.3-19.8 17 33.8 21.8-48.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 42 21 53.9 36.2-70.6 7 18.2 7.8-37.0 0 0.0 . - . 3 4.2 1.3-13.1 11 23.7 12.5-40.3
$50,000+ 47 23 47.7 32.6-63.2 4 7.5 2.8-18.6 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9 5 12.5 5.0-27.9 14 31.2 18.9-46.9

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*This question was asked of those who reported having a PSA test and those respondents who were not asked formed NEVER category.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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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