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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

Male respondents aged 40+ that have had a PSA test in the past 2 years.*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,354 2,136 56.5 54.0-59.0 1,218 43.5 41.0-46.0
-Durham County 139 96 60.1 48.6-70.6 43 39.9 29.4-51.4
RACE
White 90 60 63.0 49.7-74.6 30 37.0 25.4-50.3
Other 49 36 57.0 38.7-73.6 13 43.0 26.4-61.3
AGE
18-44 17 5 35.5 13.8-65.4 12 64.5 34.6-86.2
45+ 122 91 69.8 57.8-79.6 31 30.2 20.4-42.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 35 22 40.9 23.4-61.2 13 59.1 38.8-76.6
Some College + 104 74 67.1 54.2-77.8 30 32.9 22.2-45.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 47 33 52.3 33.4-70.6 14 47.7 29.4-66.6
$50,000+ 84 58 63.9 49.5-76.2 26 36.1 23.8-50.5

Back to Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+).

Male respondents age 40+ who never had a PSA test are included in the NO 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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