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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 124 63 45.7 36.1-55.6 16 12.6 7.3-20.8 3 1.8 0.5- 6.4 6 4.0 1.7- 8.9 36 35.9 26.7-46.3
RACE
White 116 62 48.1 38.0-58.4 14 11.1 6.1-19.3 3 1.9 0.5- 6.8 4 2.7 1.0- 7.1 33 36.1 26.6-46.9
Other 7 0 0.0 . - . 2 38.3 10.2-77.2 0 0.0 . - . 2 25.1 5.5-65.9 3 36.6 10.6-73.7
AGE
40-44 10 1 8.0 1.1-40.8 2 20.0 4.9-55.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 7 72.0 39.2-91.1
45+ 114 62 52.3 42.0-62.5 14 11.3 6.4-19.3 3 2.1 0.6- 7.4 6 4.7 2.0-10.4 29 29.6 20.9-40.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 74 36 44.0 31.9-57.0 8 10.4 4.9-20.9 1 1.8 0.3-11.7 4 4.8 1.7-12.6 25 38.9 27.0-52.3
Some College + 50 27 48.1 33.1-63.5 8 15.9 7.3-31.2 2 1.8 0.4- 7.1 2 2.7 0.7-10.6 11 31.5 18.3-48.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 71 34 42.1 30.0-55.2 9 11.4 5.5-22.4 2 2.5 0.5-11.4 4 5.1 1.8-13.3 22 38.9 26.8-52.6
$50,000+ 41 24 54.1 37.1-70.3 7 16.7 7.4-33.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.2 0.2- 8.4 9 27.9 14.7-46.5

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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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