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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 96 1 1.3 0.2- 8.4 95 98.7 91.6-99.8
RACE
White 77 1 1.8 0.3-11.6 76 98.2 88.4-99.7
Other 17 0 0.0 . - . 17 100 . - .
AGE
40-44 14 0 0.0 . - . 14 100 . - .
45+ 82 1 1.6 0.2-10.8 81 98.4 89.2-99.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 32 0 0.0 . - . 32 100 . - .
Some College + 62 1 2.1 0.3-13.4 61 97.9 86.6-99.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 41 0 0.0 . - . 41 100 . - .
$50,000+ 47 1 2.6 0.4-16.1 46 97.4 83.9-99.6

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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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