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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 134 7 4.1 1.9- 8.7 127 95.9 91.3-98.1
RACE
White 125 6 3.9 1.7- 8.8 119 96.1 91.2-98.3
Other 8 1 6.8 0.9-37.4 7 93.2 62.6-99.1
AGE
40-44 11 0 0.0 . - . 11 100 . - .
45+ 123 7 4.8 2.2-10.1 116 95.2 89.9-97.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 81 3 3.2 1.0- 9.9 78 96.8 90.1-99.0
Some College + 53 4 5.5 1.9-14.4 49 94.5 85.6-98.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 77 5 5.1 2.0-12.4 72 94.9 87.6-98.0
$50,000+ 45 2 3.3 0.8-12.6 43 96.7 87.4-99.2

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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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