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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

How long has it been since you had your last digital rectal exam?*

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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 4,592 2,375 48.7 46.8-50.6 572 13.5 12.2-14.8 257 5.5 4.7- 6.5 601 12.9 11.7-14.3 787 19.3 17.8-21.0
-Randolph County 106 51 46.1 35.6-56.9 14 15.9 9.1-26.3 5 3.0 1.2- 7.7 16 15.2 9.0-24.6 20 19.8 12.1-30.8
RACE
White 101 49 47.1 36.3-58.2 13 15.1 8.4-25.6 5 3.3 1.3- 8.3 15 15.1 8.7-24.8 19 19.4 11.6-30.7
Other 5 2 33.9 7.1-77.7 1 24.8 3.5-75.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 16.5 2.1-64.5 1 24.8 3.5-75.2
AGE
40-44 12 0 0.0 . - . 2 19.2 4.7-53.6 0 0.0 . - . 3 21.4 6.0-53.6 7 59.4 29.3-83.8
45+ 94 51 55.8 44.3-66.7 12 15.2 8.2-26.3 5 3.7 1.4- 9.2 13 13.9 7.8-23.6 13 11.5 6.0-20.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 60 27 42.9 29.5-57.5 8 15.1 7.3-28.9 2 2.2 0.5- 8.4 12 19.7 10.7-33.3 11 20.1 9.9-36.4
Some College + 46 24 50.5 34.7-66.3 6 16.9 7.0-35.5 3 4.3 1.2-14.5 4 8.9 3.0-23.4 9 19.4 9.7-35.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 67 31 48.0 34.5-61.8 6 11.4 4.8-24.5 3 2.1 0.6- 6.9 10 12.2 6.2-22.4 17 26.3 15.4-41.1
$50,000+ 31 17 44.1 26.8-62.9 6 23.4 10.0-45.6 2 5.4 1.3-20.2 5 22.0 9.2-44.2 1 5.1 0.7-28.4

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*This question was asked only of those who reported having a DRE 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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