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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 124 4 2.3 0.8- 6.4 120 97.7 93.6-99.2
RACE
White 104 3 1.9 0.6- 5.9 101 98.1 94.1-99.4
Other 20 1 4.0 0.5-24.2 19 96.0 75.8-99.5
AGE
40-44 7 0 0.0 . - . 7 100 . - .
45+ 117 4 2.6 0.9- 7.0 113 97.4 93.0-99.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 25 2 6.0 1.3-23.5 23 94.0 76.5-98.7
Some College + 99 2 1.4 0.4- 5.6 97 98.6 94.4-99.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 44 0 0.0 . - . 44 100 . - .
$50,000+ 71 2 1.9 0.5- 7.3 69 98.1 92.7-99.5

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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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