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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

How long has it been since you had your last digital rectal exam?*

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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 3,519 1,787 47.0 44.6-49.4 430 11.5 10.0-13.2 215 6.2 5.1- 7.5 493 13.5 12.0-15.2 594 21.8 19.8-24.0
-Durham County 150 89 47.3 37.2-57.7 19 11.5 6.8-18.6 5 2.3 0.9- 5.6 9 6.2 2.5-14.2 28 32.8 22.5-45.1
RACE
White 97 61 51.3 38.1-64.3 13 13.3 7.0-23.7 5 4.4 1.8-10.7 4 3.6 1.2-10.6 14 27.4 14.8-45.0
Other 53 28 43.2 28.3-59.4 6 9.6 4.0-21.1 0 0.0 . - . 5 8.8 2.7-25.1 14 38.4 23.1-56.3
AGE
18-44 18 2 9.1 2.1-32.0 3 12.0 3.6-33.3 1 1.6 0.2-11.2 2 12.0 2.6-41.1 10 65.2 39.7-84.2
45+ 132 87 61.7 50.6-71.7 16 11.2 6.5-18.9 4 2.5 0.9- 6.8 7 4.0 1.7- 8.8 18 20.6 12.0-32.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 37 17 31.9 17.6-50.6 5 11.1 4.0-27.1 2 3.9 0.9-15.8 3 5.5 1.4-18.9 10 47.6 27.3-68.7
Some College + 113 72 52.6 40.4-64.6 14 11.6 6.3-20.3 3 1.7 0.5- 5.3 6 6.4 2.2-17.3 18 27.7 16.7-42.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 53 30 39.5 25.2-55.9 5 9.0 3.2-23.1 1 1.9 0.3-12.3 4 4.8 1.5-14.3 13 44.7 27.6-63.2
$50,000+ 88 57 52.9 38.9-66.4 12 12.7 6.7-22.7 3 2.1 0.7- 6.6 2 5.4 1.2-21.3 14 26.9 14.8-43.9

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*This question was asked only of those who reported having a DRE 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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