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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 121 73 55.1 44.8-65.0 11 12.4 6.6-21.8 4 3.2 1.1- 8.7 6 3.8 1.5- 9.2 27 25.6 17.4-35.9
RACE
White 96 58 52.9 41.2-64.2 9 12.8 6.3-24.2 3 2.8 0.8- 8.8 6 4.9 1.9-11.9 20 26.6 17.2-38.8
Other 23 15 67.4 44.6-84.1 2 11.8 3.0-36.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 6 20.8 8.5-42.6
AGE
40-44 15 5 33.1 14.1-60.0 1 7.1 1.0-37.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 7.1 1.0-37.0 8 52.7 27.8-76.3
45+ 106 68 60.1 48.9-70.4 10 13.6 7.1-24.5 4 4.0 1.4-10.6 5 3.0 1.1- 7.6 19 19.4 12.0-29.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 42 21 44.7 28.9-61.6 5 16.0 6.4-34.7 1 2.5 0.3-15.7 1 3.1 0.4-19.2 14 33.7 19.6-51.5
Some College + 79 52 62.6 50.0-73.8 6 9.7 4.3-20.7 3 3.8 1.1-11.8 5 4.2 1.6-10.6 13 19.7 11.2-32.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 58 34 58.0 43.2-71.5 3 7.3 2.1-22.2 2 2.4 0.6- 9.3 4 6.7 2.3-18.3 15 25.6 15.1-39.9
$50,000+ 53 31 50.7 35.9-65.5 7 16.5 7.6-32.3 1 2.2 0.3-14.4 2 1.5 0.3- 6.9 12 29.0 16.6-45.6

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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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