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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 134 72 46.9 37.5-56.6 19 13.2 7.9-21.2 6 5.5 2.1-13.9 5 5.5 2.1-13.5 32 28.8 20.4-39.0
RACE
White 122 66 47.6 37.6-57.8 17 12.2 7.0-20.2 6 6.2 2.3-15.5 4 5.2 1.8-14.1 29 28.9 20.0-39.8
Other 12 6 42.1 18.4-70.0 2 21.4 5.4-56.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 8.5 1.2-42.2 3 28.0 9.1-60.3
AGE
40-44 15 4 18.5 6.3-43.5 2 16.6 3.9-49.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 9 64.9 37.2-85.2
45+ 119 68 53.2 42.9-63.2 17 12.5 7.4-20.2 6 6.7 2.5-16.6 5 6.7 2.6-16.2 23 20.9 13.7-30.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 58 26 39.6 26.8-54.0 12 20.0 10.8-34.0 2 6.0 1.1-26.5 2 4.6 1.1-16.8 16 29.8 17.8-45.5
Some College + 76 46 53.3 40.3-65.8 7 7.4 3.0-17.1 4 5.1 1.9-13.2 3 6.3 1.8-20.3 16 28.0 17.3-41.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 65 29 42.1 29.2-56.1 13 18.5 9.8-32.1 3 6.7 1.6-24.0 3 5.8 1.8-16.8 17 26.9 15.9-41.8
$50,000+ 61 36 48.4 34.7-62.2 5 7.3 2.9-17.1 3 4.7 1.5-14.2 2 5.8 1.2-23.4 15 33.8 21.3-49.1

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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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