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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 107 60 49.8 38.8-60.8 3 3.2 0.9-10.6 6 6.5 2.8-14.3 7 4.9 2.1-11.1 31 35.6 25.5-47.3
RACE
White 93 55 51.5 40.0-62.9 3 4.0 1.1-13.0 5 6.5 2.5-15.4 5 3.8 1.3-10.2 25 34.3 23.7-46.7
Other 13 4 40.1 14.4-72.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 6.8 0.9-36.8 2 10.0 2.1-36.3 6 43.1 17.4-73.2
AGE
40-44 16 2 19.3 3.8-59.3 0 0.0 . - . 3 17.2 5.3-43.6 0 0.0 . - . 11 63.5 33.7-85.6
45+ 91 58 58.9 46.5-70.3 3 4.2 1.2-13.5 3 3.2 1.0-10.3 7 6.4 2.7-14.3 20 27.3 17.2-40.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 52 32 54.0 38.2-69.1 0 0.0 . - . 4 7.8 2.8-20.1 3 4.7 1.3-15.8 13 33.5 19.6-51.0
Some College + 53 27 45.7 30.7-61.6 2 5.1 1.2-19.4 2 5.4 1.3-19.7 4 5.2 1.7-15.3 18 38.5 24.5-54.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 45 25 49.0 32.5-65.7 1 1.5 0.2-10.0 4 9.9 3.5-24.9 4 6.9 2.1-20.3 11 32.7 18.2-51.5
$50,000+ 50 27 47.4 31.9-63.3 2 5.0 1.2-19.1 1 3.2 0.4-19.4 2 2.1 0.5- 8.5 18 42.3 27.4-58.8

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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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