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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 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
-Johnston County 121 67 47.3 37.5-57.2 14 11.4 6.4-19.5 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 6 6.0 2.4-14.2 33 35.0 25.8-45.5
RACE
White 103 58 47.6 36.9-58.5 13 12.5 6.8-21.6 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 5 6.6 2.5-16.2 26 33.1 23.3-44.6
Other 17 9 47.8 24.5-72.1 1 5.9 0.8-32.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.9 0.4-18.7 6 43.4 20.8-69.1
AGE
40-44 14 3 19.5 6.0-47.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 11 80.5 52.2-94.0
45+ 107 64 53.2 42.4-63.7 14 13.8 7.8-23.3 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 6 7.3 2.9-16.9 22 25.3 16.9-36.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 54 26 37.3 25.0-51.5 8 15.0 6.9-29.6 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.4 0.6- 9.2 18 45.3 30.9-60.5
Some College + 67 41 54.2 40.6-67.2 6 8.9 3.7-19.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 4 8.5 3.0-22.0 15 27.9 17.2-42.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 59 36 53.4 39.1-67.2 6 10.4 4.1-23.7 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 2 2.2 0.5- 8.7 14 33.4 20.9-48.8
$50,000+ 53 25 40.9 27.3-56.1 8 14.1 6.7-27.2 0 0.0 . - . 4 10.3 3.6-25.9 16 34.7 21.9-50.2

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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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