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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

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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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 421 214 47.9 40.8-55.0 42 11.2 6.7-18.2 25 6.9 3.8-12.4 58 12.4 8.7-17.2 82 21.7 16.4-28.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 3 1 28.1 3.2-82.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 22.1 2.4-76.3 1 49.9 8.2-91.7
Non-Hispanic 417 213 48.3 41.2-55.5 42 11.3 6.8-18.4 25 7.0 3.8-12.5 56 11.8 8.2-16.5 81 21.7 16.4-28.0
AGE
40-44 42 9 22.6 9.9-43.6 3 10.9 3.4-29.4 4 15.1 4.6-39.8 5 11.0 4.3-25.4 21 40.4 23.6-59.8
45-54 112 53 45.8 32.8-59.4 10 15.2 5.8-34.4 4 1.6 0.4- 5.3 16 13.4 6.8-24.8 29 24.0 15.3-35.6
55-64 151 82 57.4 46.6-67.6 13 5.4 2.7-10.7 11 9.7 4.7-18.8 23 15.1 9.1-23.9 22 12.3 7.2-20.4
65+ 116 70 63.6 51.2-74.5 16 12.8 6.9-22.5 6 3.8 1.7- 8.5 14 8.1 4.0-15.9 10 11.6 5.0-24.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 77 34 36.0 22.0-52.9 8 19.6 5.6-50.1 3 4.1 0.9-17.6 13 12.2 5.5-24.7 19 28.1 15.8-44.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 137 58 47.9 35.2-60.9 15 9.5 4.2-20.1 12 5.7 2.7-11.4 17 13.4 6.9-24.4 35 23.6 15.1-34.9
Some Post-H.S. 115 60 45.6 33.0-58.7 13 7.4 3.5-14.8 8 13.4 5.1-30.7 18 11.8 6.3-21.1 16 21.9 11.9-37.0
College Graduate 91 62 61.5 47.7-73.6 6 12.4 4.9-27.9 2 2.4 0.6- 9.5 9 10.6 4.9-21.4 12 13.1 6.6-24.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 63 18 26.2 13.9-43.9 9 17.8 5.9-42.6 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 12 13.9 6.6-27.0 22 41.6 22.9-63.1
$15,000- 24,999 98 50 43.6 28.4-60.1 10 16.1 5.1-40.5 8 10.3 3.0-29.9 12 4.0 2.0- 7.8 18 26.0 14.5-41.9
$25,000- 34,999 62 36 64.2 47.2-78.3 6 3.9 1.5- 9.7 5 8.7 3.0-22.6 5 9.2 3.1-24.4 10 14.0 6.9-26.4
$35,000-49,999 51 32 62.6 43.9-78.2 2 11.0 2.6-36.7 5 6.5 2.5-15.8 3 4.8 1.5-14.6 9 15.0 7.0-29.3
$50,000- 74,999 46 21 33.7 20.0-50.7 6 11.3 4.0-28.2 2 10.7 2.4-36.9 8 21.0 8.8-42.3 9 23.4 10.8-43.5
$75,000+ 62 39 53.9 38.1-69.0 5 9.0 2.9-24.6 2 4.5 1.0-18.6 8 20.2 9.6-37.7 8 12.3 5.2-26.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 195 107 54.8 44.8-64.5 23 9.0 5.2-14.9 11 4.9 2.3- 9.9 23 12.5 7.5-20.1 31 18.8 11.7-28.9
No 212 103 44.7 35.2-54.6 16 9.2 4.6-17.8 14 9.3 4.1-19.7 33 12.5 7.6-19.9 46 24.3 17.0-33.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 163 97 54.9 43.6-65.8 20 11.6 6.3-20.6 7 7.2 2.3-20.7 17 10.5 5.3-19.9 22 15.8 9.4-25.2
Non-Veteran 257 117 43.8 34.9-53.1 22 11.0 5.2-21.9 18 6.8 3.5-12.8 40 13.1 8.7-19.3 60 25.3 18.2-34.1

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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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