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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

How long has it been since you had your last digital rectal exam?*

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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 4,592 2,375 48.7 46.8-50.6 572 13.5 12.2-14.8 257 5.5 4.7- 6.5 601 12.9 11.7-14.3 787 19.3 17.8-21.0
-Johnston County 133 72 50.1 40.5-59.8 22 17.6 10.9-27.1 7 5.4 2.4-11.6 11 7.9 4.0-15.2 21 19.0 12.4-28.0
RACE
White 115 63 50.4 39.9-60.8 22 20.4 12.7-31.0 5 4.3 1.7-10.5 11 9.2 4.6-17.4 14 15.8 9.4-25.4
Other 17 9 50.9 26.8-74.6 0 0.0 . - . 2 12.9 2.7-44.1 0 0.0 . - . 6 36.2 16.0-62.8
AGE
40-44 15 4 28.4 10.6-56.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 7.6 1.1-38.7 0 0.0 . - . 10 64.0 36.8-84.4
45+ 118 68 54.6 44.0-64.7 22 21.2 13.3-32.1 6 4.9 2.1-11.2 11 9.5 4.8-18.0 11 9.8 5.3-17.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 58 28 47.1 33.2-61.4 12 20.1 10.8-34.2 2 1.8 0.4- 7.1 5 7.8 3.1-18.4 11 23.3 12.9-38.3
Some College + 75 44 52.0 39.1-64.7 10 16.1 7.8-30.1 5 7.6 3.1-17.5 6 8.0 3.1-19.3 10 16.4 8.9-28.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 63 35 53.8 39.9-67.1 11 17.1 8.7-30.7 3 2.8 0.9- 8.5 3 2.5 0.7- 7.8 11 23.9 13.5-38.8
$50,000+ 61 31 44.2 30.8-58.5 11 20.2 10.3-35.7 4 8.2 3.1-20.0 7 12.4 5.5-25.7 8 15.1 7.5-28.0

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*This question was asked only of those who reported having a DRE 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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