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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

How long has it been since you had your last PSA test?*

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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 3,354 1,826 48.5 46.0-50.9 310 8.0 6.9- 9.3 124 4.5 3.5- 5.7 202 5.5 4.4- 6.9 892 33.5 31.1-36.0
-Mecklenburg County 155 79 43.9 34.9-53.4 17 14.5 8.5-23.7 6 3.3 1.3- 8.0 9 5.8 2.6-12.4 44 32.4 24.2-41.9
RACE
White 112 56 44.1 33.2-55.6 9 7.4 3.6-14.7 5 3.9 1.4-10.5 8 6.7 3.0-13.9 34 37.9 27.5-49.6
Other 42 22 42.5 27.6-58.8 8 26.3 13.3-45.5 1 2.3 0.3-14.8 1 4.6 0.7-26.3 10 24.3 12.8-41.1
AGE
18-44 12 4 36.4 12.5-69.8 2 24.3 6.2-61.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 6 39.3 15.9-68.8
45+ 143 75 45.5 36.5-54.8 15 12.5 7.3-20.8 6 4.0 1.6- 9.5 9 7.0 3.2-14.8 38 31.0 22.8-40.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 35 17 43.1 26.3-61.5 1 5.2 0.7-28.8 4 10.1 3.4-26.6 4 13.1 4.0-35.2 9 28.5 14.3-48.8
Some College + 119 62 44.7 34.2-55.7 16 17.9 10.3-29.3 2 1.0 0.2- 4.1 5 3.4 1.3- 8.5 34 33.1 23.7-44.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 51 21 36.8 23.3-52.8 6 16.7 6.1-37.9 1 2.7 0.4-16.6 6 8.2 3.3-18.7 17 35.7 21.8-52.7
$50,000+ 90 52 50.2 37.9-62.5 11 15.9 8.5-27.7 4 3.8 1.2-11.1 2 2.4 0.5-10.7 21 27.6 18.0-40.0

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*This question was asked of those who reported having a PSA test 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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