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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 206 135 58.1 49.6-66.1 71 41.9 33.9-50.4
RACE
White 173 109 54.5 45.5-63.2 64 45.5 36.8-54.5
Other 31 25 73.9 49.2-89.2 6 26.1 10.8-50.8
AGE
18-44 22 5 23.5 9.8-46.7 17 76.5 53.3-90.2
45+ 184 130 68.2 59.9-75.4 54 31.8 24.6-40.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 59 41 66.1 51.0-78.5 18 33.9 21.5-49.0
Some College + 146 93 55.2 45.2-64.8 53 44.8 35.2-54.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 81 50 56.2 42.3-69.3 31 43.8 30.7-57.7
$50,000+ 104 69 57.2 45.9-67.8 35 42.8 32.2-54.1

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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