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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 115 67 53.1 42.7-63.2 9 8.9 4.2-17.9 3 2.4 0.7- 8.0 4 3.5 1.0-11.0 32 32.1 23.2-42.6
RACE
White 74 44 54.4 41.4-66.8 5 6.7 2.5-16.3 1 1.4 0.2- 9.0 3 4.9 1.2-17.7 21 32.8 21.8-46.0
Other 39 22 52.4 35.3-69.0 4 12.6 4.1-32.8 2 4.2 0.9-17.7 1 1.5 0.2-10.2 10 29.2 15.9-47.4
AGE
40-44 15 4 32.2 12.7-61.0 1 3.5 0.5-21.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 10.4 1.5-47.1 9 53.9 28.3-77.5
45+ 100 63 57.8 46.4-68.5 8 10.1 4.6-21.0 3 3.0 0.9- 9.8 3 1.9 0.6- 6.1 23 27.2 18.2-38.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 44 25 53.0 36.8-68.6 3 7.3 2.2-21.4 2 4.6 1.0-19.1 1 1.7 0.2-11.0 13 33.5 19.8-50.6
Some College + 70 42 54.2 40.7-67.0 6 10.0 3.9-23.6 1 1.3 0.2- 8.5 3 4.6 1.1-16.8 18 30.0 19.1-43.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 58 33 51.8 37.7-65.6 2 4.6 1.1-16.9 1 1.7 0.2-11.4 2 1.9 0.4- 8.1 20 40.0 27.0-54.6
$50,000+ 50 30 54.4 38.5-69.4 7 14.3 5.9-30.7 1 2.6 0.4-16.4 2 5.4 1.2-21.8 10 23.3 12.4-39.4

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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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