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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 111 55 48.5 36.3-60.9 28 24.9 16.5-35.9 5 4.7 1.8-11.6 14 12.7 6.9-22.1 9 9.2 4.4-18.0
RACE
White 101 49 41.6 31.2-52.8 26 28.4 19.2-39.9 5 5.9 2.3-14.2 14 15.9 9.0-26.8 7 8.1 3.7-16.7
Other 8 6 94.1 73.5-98.9 1 2.6 0.3-20.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.3 0.4-23.6
AGE
18-44 17 5 46.1 20.1-74.3 7 32.8 14.2-59.1 0 0.0 . - . 2 7.3 1.7-26.4 3 13.8 4.0-38.1
45+ 94 50 49.7 38.2-61.2 21 21.1 13.3-31.8 5 7.0 2.8-16.7 12 15.4 8.1-27.2 6 6.9 2.9-15.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 42 22 47.2 28.7-66.5 12 26.1 13.7-44.0 1 3.6 0.5-21.5 6 20.7 8.8-41.2 1 2.5 0.3-15.8
Some College + 69 33 49.2 33.7-64.9 16 24.3 14.0-38.9 4 5.3 1.8-14.8 8 8.2 3.7-17.0 8 13.0 5.9-26.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 54 27 43.0 26.3-61.5 13 24.5 13.3-40.7 4 10.2 3.5-26.2 8 18.4 8.3-36.1 2 3.8 0.9-14.8
$50,000+ 51 24 51.1 33.9-68.1 14 26.7 14.8-43.2 1 1.6 0.2-10.5 5 7.1 2.6-17.7 7 13.5 5.9-28.0

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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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