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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 124 8 3.6 1.7- 7.6 116 96.4 92.4-98.3
RACE
White 99 8 4.7 2.2- 9.8 91 95.3 90.2-97.8
Other 23 0 0.0 . - . 23 100 . - .
AGE
40-44 16 0 0.0 . - . 16 100 . - .
45+ 108 8 4.5 2.1- 9.4 100 95.5 90.6-97.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 43 3 2.9 0.8- 9.9 40 97.1 90.1-99.2
Some College + 81 5 4.1 1.6-10.3 76 95.9 89.7-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 59 4 2.4 0.9- 6.4 55 97.6 93.6-99.1
$50,000+ 55 4 5.2 1.9-13.4 51 94.8 86.6-98.1

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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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