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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 106 10 5.0 2.6- 9.4 96 95.0 90.6-97.4
RACE
White 35 3 4.9 1.5-15.1 32 95.1 84.9-98.5
Other 71 7 5.0 2.3-10.7 64 95.0 89.3-97.7
AGE
40-44 11 0 0.0 . - . 11 100 . - .
45+ 95 10 6.0 3.1-11.2 85 94.0 88.8-96.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 72 10 7.5 3.8-14.0 62 92.5 86.0-96.2
Some College + 34 0 0.0 . - . 34 100 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 72 9 6.3 3.1-12.3 63 93.7 87.7-96.9
$50,000+ 16 0 0.0 . - . 16 100 . - .

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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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