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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 111 4 1.6 0.6- 4.5 107 98.4 95.5-99.4
RACE
White 79 4 2.5 0.9- 6.9 75 97.5 93.1-99.1
Other 32 0 0.0 . - . 32 100 . - .
AGE
40-44 8 0 0.0 . - . 8 100 . - .
45+ 103 4 2.0 0.7- 5.5 99 98.0 94.5-99.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 59 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6 58 99.5 96.4-99.9
Some College + 52 3 3.2 1.0- 9.9 49 96.8 90.1-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 55 3 2.9 0.9- 9.1 52 97.1 90.9-99.1
$50,000+ 46 1 0.7 0.1- 4.6 45 99.3 95.4-99.9

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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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