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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

A Prostate-Specific Antigen test, also called a PSA test, is a blood test used to check men for prostate cancer.
Have you ever had a PSA test?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,446 3,259 68.0 66.1-69.9 1,187 32.0 30.1-33.9
-Randolph County 102 71 65.3 53.6-75.4 31 34.7 24.6-46.4
RACE
White 97 66 62.2 50.2-72.9 31 37.8 27.1-49.8
Other 5 5 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
40-44 12 3 19.2 5.6-48.6 9 80.8 51.4-94.4
45+ 90 68 75.4 64.0-84.0 22 24.6 16.0-36.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 57 39 66.6 50.6-79.4 18 33.4 20.6-49.4
Some College + 45 32 63.5 46.1-78.0 13 36.5 22.0-53.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 64 46 72.5 57.7-83.7 18 27.5 16.3-42.3
$50,000+ 31 20 50.5 31.8-69.1 11 49.5 30.9-68.2

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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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