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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,696 273 4.5 3.9- 5.3 4,423 95.5 94.7-96.1
-Catawba County 142 4 2.4 0.7- 8.4 138 97.6 91.6-99.3
RACE
White 131 4 2.7 0.8- 9.3 127 97.3 90.7-99.2
Other 11 0 0.0 . - . 11 100 . - .
AGE
40-44 15 0 0.0 . - . 15 100 . - .
45+ 127 4 3.0 0.8-10.0 123 97.0 90.0-99.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 62 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8 61 99.5 96.2-99.9
Some College + 80 3 4.1 1.0-15.3 77 95.9 84.7-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 68 2 1.0 0.3- 4.1 66 99.0 95.9-99.7
$50,000+ 65 2 4.2 0.9-17.9 63 95.8 82.1-99.1

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^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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