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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 97 46 37.7 27.6-48.9 11 10.5 5.6-18.9 3 4.8 1.5-14.6 3 3.5 1.0-11.2 34 43.5 31.9-55.9
RACE
White 32 15 37.8 22.4-56.1 2 8.0 2.0-26.9 2 13.5 3.5-39.8 1 6.4 0.9-33.4 12 34.4 19.5-53.1
Other 65 31 37.7 25.4-51.7 9 11.5 5.6-22.2 1 1.2 0.2- 8.3 2 2.3 0.6- 9.0 22 47.3 32.7-62.3
AGE
40-44 11 1 13.3 1.9-55.2 1 8.9 1.2-43.9 1 12.4 1.7-53.2 1 4.4 0.6-27.1 7 60.9 28.8-85.7
45+ 86 45 42.9 31.5-55.0 10 10.8 5.6-19.9 2 3.2 0.7-12.6 2 3.3 0.8-13.2 27 39.8 27.6-53.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 64 30 39.1 26.6-53.3 8 11.5 5.5-22.5 1 1.3 0.2- 8.9 2 2.5 0.6- 9.6 23 45.5 31.4-60.5
Some College + 33 16 35.0 20.1-53.5 3 8.6 2.5-25.8 2 11.4 2.9-35.7 1 5.4 0.8-29.8 11 39.6 21.2-61.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 67 30 35.2 23.6-48.8 6 7.0 2.9-15.8 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.3 0.6- 8.9 29 55.5 41.4-68.8
$50,000+ 16 7 32.7 14.5-58.3 4 25.5 9.1-53.9 1 13.6 2.0-54.5 1 11.5 1.7-50.1 3 16.7 4.8-44.3

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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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