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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,565 2,971 78.4 76.3-80.5 594 21.6 19.5-23.7
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 428 346 78.6 72.3-83.7 82 21.4 16.3-27.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 3 2 50.1 8.3-91.8 1 49.9 8.2-91.7
Non-Hispanic 424 343 78.6 72.2-83.8 81 21.4 16.2-27.8
AGE
40-44 42 21 59.6 40.2-76.4 21 40.4 23.6-59.8
45-54 114 85 76.2 64.7-84.9 29 23.8 15.1-35.3
55-64 155 133 88.0 80.1-93.0 22 12.0 7.0-19.9
65+ 117 107 88.4 75.5-95.0 10 11.6 5.0-24.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 80 61 73.0 56.9-84.8 19 27.0 15.2-43.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 140 105 76.5 65.3-85.0 35 23.5 15.0-34.7
Some Post-H.S. 116 100 78.1 63.1-88.2 16 21.9 11.8-36.9
College Graduate 91 79 86.9 75.8-93.4 12 13.1 6.6-24.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 63 41 58.4 36.9-77.1 22 41.6 22.9-63.1
$15,000- 24,999 99 81 74.5 58.8-85.7 18 25.5 14.3-41.2
$25,000- 34,999 64 54 86.2 73.9-93.2 10 13.8 6.8-26.1
$35,000-49,999 51 42 85.0 70.7-93.0 9 15.0 7.0-29.3
$50,000- 74,999 46 37 76.6 56.5-89.2 9 23.4 10.8-43.5
$75,000+ 62 54 87.7 73.5-94.8 8 12.3 5.2-26.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 200 169 81.5 71.5-88.5 31 18.5 11.5-28.5
No 213 167 75.8 66.8-83.0 46 24.2 17.0-33.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 165 143 84.4 75.0-90.7 22 15.6 9.3-25.0
Non-Veteran 262 202 75.0 66.3-82.0 60 25.0 18.0-33.7

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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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