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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 155 96 58.5 48.9-67.4 59 41.5 32.6-51.1
RACE
White 112 65 51.5 40.2-62.6 47 48.5 37.4-59.8
Other 42 30 68.8 51.3-82.2 12 31.2 17.8-48.7
AGE
18-44 12 6 60.7 31.2-84.1 6 39.3 15.9-68.8
45+ 143 90 58.0 48.3-67.1 53 42.0 32.9-51.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 35 18 48.3 30.4-66.6 17 51.7 33.4-69.6
Some College + 119 78 62.6 51.6-72.4 41 37.4 27.6-48.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 51 27 53.4 37.2-69.0 24 46.6 31.0-62.8
$50,000+ 90 63 66.1 53.6-76.7 27 33.9 23.3-46.4

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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