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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 86 48 54.4 41.1-67.1 6 3.9 1.7- 8.9 10 12.1 6.2-22.5 5 3.2 1.3- 7.9 17 26.4 15.6-41.0
RACE
White 70 38 52.7 39.6-65.5 6 5.4 2.3-12.1 10 16.7 8.7-29.7 4 3.7 1.3- 9.9 12 21.4 12.1-35.0
Other 14 9 61.6 25.9-88.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.1 0.3-14.9 4 36.3 10.7-73.2
AGE
40-44 13 2 31.3 7.9-70.8 0 0.0 . - . 2 13.9 3.3-43.4 0 0.0 . - . 9 54.8 24.1-82.2
45+ 73 46 62.0 46.7-75.2 6 5.2 2.2-11.7 8 11.5 5.3-23.2 5 4.3 1.7-10.3 8 17.0 6.8-36.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 27 17 64.4 36.1-85.2 1 2.1 0.3-13.9 2 4.7 0.9-21.3 1 2.1 0.3-13.9 6 26.8 8.6-58.9
Some College + 58 30 48.1 34.5-62.1 5 5.0 2.0-12.2 8 16.5 8.1-30.8 4 3.9 1.4-10.5 11 26.4 15.3-41.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 38 24 63.7 40.5-81.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 5.6 1.5-18.4 3 3.9 1.2-12.4 8 26.8 10.7-52.7
$50,000+ 44 21 44.7 29.8-60.7 6 7.7 3.3-16.9 6 17.8 8.1-34.8 2 2.7 0.6-10.9 9 27.1 14.6-44.7

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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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