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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you had prostate cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,599 207 4.6 3.8- 5.6 3,392 95.4 94.4-96.2
-Mecklenburg County 160 9 4.8 2.3- 9.6 151 95.2 90.4-97.7
RACE
White 117 5 3.3 1.3- 7.9 112 96.7 92.1-98.7
Other 42 4 7.4 2.5-19.9 38 92.6 80.1-97.5
AGE
18-44 12 0 0.0 . - . 12 100 . - .
45+ 148 9 5.7 2.8-11.4 139 94.3 88.6-97.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 36 4 10.9 3.7-27.9 32 89.1 72.1-96.3
Some College + 123 5 2.8 1.1- 6.6 118 97.2 93.4-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 53 5 9.7 3.7-23.1 48 90.3 76.9-96.3
$50,000+ 92 4 2.8 1.0- 7.3 88 97.2 92.7-99.0

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^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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