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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 124 5 6.4 2.0-18.6 119 93.6 81.4-98.0
RACE
White 100 2 1.3 0.3- 5.5 98 98.7 94.5-99.7
Other 24 3 15.3 4.1-43.1 21 84.7 56.9-95.9
AGE
40-44 13 0 0.0 . - . 13 100 . - .
45+ 111 5 7.7 2.4-22.0 106 92.3 78.0-97.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 51 1 1.8 0.2-11.7 50 98.2 88.3-99.8
Some College + 73 4 9.1 2.6-27.7 69 90.9 72.3-97.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 61 3 3.3 1.0-10.5 58 96.7 89.5-99.0
$50,000+ 55 1 2.8 0.4-17.3 54 97.2 82.7-99.6

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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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