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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 116 54 37.3 28.4-47.2 13 12.5 6.9-21.5 5 3.9 1.6- 9.4 6 5.1 2.2-11.4 38 41.1 31.2-51.9
RACE
White 96 46 41.6 31.4-52.6 10 10.4 5.5-19.0 4 4.3 1.6-11.2 6 6.5 2.8-14.4 30 37.1 26.8-48.7
Other 20 8 22.3 10.0-42.7 3 19.8 5.9-49.3 1 2.6 0.4-17.0 0 0.0 . - . 8 55.3 31.3-77.0
AGE
40-44 7 2 31.5 7.7-71.9 1 24.3 3.7-73.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 4 44.2 14.5-78.6
45+ 109 52 37.9 28.8-48.0 12 11.3 6.2-19.6 5 4.4 1.8-10.3 6 5.6 2.4-12.5 34 40.8 30.5-52.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 23 12 37.3 19.9-58.7 2 11.8 2.8-38.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 9 51.0 29.7-71.9
Some College + 93 42 37.3 27.4-48.5 11 12.7 6.6-23.0 5 4.9 2.0-11.6 6 6.3 2.7-14.1 29 38.7 27.8-50.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 40 24 47.8 31.0-65.0 4 10.6 3.5-27.9 1 1.8 0.3-12.1 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7 10 38.6 22.1-58.3
$50,000+ 69 26 31.0 20.7-43.6 7 12.0 5.4-24.7 4 5.3 2.0-13.6 5 7.4 3.0-17.2 27 44.2 31.6-57.5

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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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