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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 218 113 44.9 37.4-52.7 24 10.3 6.6-15.6 20 11.3 7.0-17.7 31 15.4 10.1-22.6 30 18.2 12.3-26.1
RACE
White 184 96 45.6 37.5-54.0 22 11.9 7.5-18.3 17 11.4 6.7-18.6 28 16.8 10.9-25.0 21 14.3 8.9-22.2
Other 32 17 44.1 26.2-63.6 2 4.4 1.1-16.9 3 11.4 3.5-31.2 2 9.3 2.1-33.0 8 30.8 14.6-53.7
AGE
18-44 25 5 19.0 7.8-39.4 2 4.9 1.1-19.1 5 16.3 6.4-35.5 7 30.3 14.3-53.1 6 29.5 13.3-53.4
45+ 193 108 52.7 44.7-60.6 22 11.9 7.6-18.3 15 9.7 5.5-16.6 24 10.9 7.0-16.4 24 14.8 9.7-21.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 61 31 45.6 32.2-59.7 8 12.5 5.8-25.0 4 8.2 2.9-20.9 4 5.5 1.8-15.4 14 28.2 16.6-43.6
Some College + 156 82 44.8 36.0-54.0 16 9.6 5.6-16.0 16 12.3 7.1-20.3 26 18.3 11.7-27.4 16 15.0 8.6-24.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 85 42 43.3 31.5-56.0 10 10.3 4.9-20.2 6 8.5 3.3-20.3 11 10.4 5.4-19.1 16 27.5 15.9-43.1
$50,000+ 111 57 42.1 32.4-52.4 13 12.1 6.9-20.4 12 12.8 6.9-22.4 18 17.7 10.8-27.6 11 15.3 8.4-26.3

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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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