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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you had prostate cancer?

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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
-Cumberland County 123 11 7.0 3.7-12.9 112 93.0 87.1-96.3
RACE
White 80 8 6.6 3.2-12.9 72 93.4 87.1-96.8
Other 41 3 7.9 2.5-22.3 38 92.1 77.7-97.5
AGE
40-44 16 0 0.0 . - . 16 100 . - .
45+ 107 11 8.6 4.6-15.7 96 91.4 84.3-95.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 49 3 5.0 1.5-15.2 46 95.0 84.8-98.5
Some College + 73 8 8.4 3.9-17.1 65 91.6 82.9-96.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 63 4 4.9 1.7-13.1 59 95.1 86.9-98.3
$50,000+ 53 6 7.2 3.1-15.8 47 92.8 84.2-96.9

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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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