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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 105 4 2.7 1.0- 7.0 101 97.3 93.0-99.0
RACE
White 69 4 5.3 2.0-13.5 65 94.7 86.5-98.0
Other 35 0 0.0 . - . 35 100 . - .
AGE
40-44 17 0 0.0 . - . 17 100 . - .
45+ 88 4 3.7 1.4- 9.6 84 96.3 90.4-98.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 29 1 2.0 0.3-13.0 28 98.0 87.0-99.7
Some College + 76 3 3.0 1.0- 9.1 73 97.0 90.9-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 40 0 0.0 . - . 40 100 . - .
$50,000+ 60 3 3.4 1.1-10.4 57 96.6 89.6-98.9

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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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