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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 136 4 2.0 0.8- 5.4 132 98.0 94.6-99.2
RACE
White 118 4 2.3 0.9- 6.2 114 97.7 93.8-99.1
Other 17 0 0.0 . - . 17 100 . - .
AGE
40-44 16 0 0.0 . - . 16 100 . - .
45+ 120 4 2.4 0.9- 6.5 116 97.6 93.5-99.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 58 2 2.9 0.7-11.0 56 97.1 89.0-99.3
Some College + 78 2 1.6 0.4- 6.3 76 98.4 93.7-99.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 64 3 4.0 1.3-11.9 61 96.0 88.1-98.7
$50,000+ 62 0 0.0 . - . 62 100 . - .

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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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