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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 411 231 51.8 44.5-59.1 39 7.5 4.8-11.5 21 7.2 3.9-12.9 25 7.6 3.8-14.8 95 25.9 20.1-32.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 408 230 51.7 44.3-59.0 39 7.5 4.8-11.6 21 7.3 3.9-13.0 25 7.7 3.8-14.9 93 25.8 20.0-32.7
AGE
40-44 40 14 28.0 14.0-48.2 3 11.2 3.6-30.3 2 9.9 2.0-37.4 1 2.9 0.4-18.3 20 47.9 29.1-67.4
45-54 110 51 47.6 34.2-61.3 3 2.4 0.6- 8.8 3 5.1 1.2-18.6 13 16.5 6.8-34.9 40 28.4 19.0-40.3
55-64 151 94 62.9 52.1-72.5 20 9.3 5.3-15.6 10 10.0 5.0-19.1 5 1.5 0.5- 3.8 22 16.4 9.9-25.8
65+ 110 72 67.8 55.1-78.3 13 9.9 4.9-19.0 6 4.1 1.7- 9.5 6 5.6 2.1-14.2 13 12.6 5.8-25.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 75 30 32.7 19.5-49.4 9 8.7 3.6-19.4 7 8.7 3.3-20.9 7 20.9 6.1-51.5 22 29.0 16.4-45.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 135 68 56.2 43.4-68.2 11 3.4 1.7- 6.7 7 8.4 3.2-20.1 8 3.1 1.4- 7.0 41 28.9 19.3-40.8
Some Post-H.S. 113 64 47.3 34.4-60.6 13 7.5 3.5-15.3 6 9.4 2.8-26.8 8 8.7 3.5-20.1 22 27.1 15.9-42.3
College Graduate 87 69 68.2 53.0-80.4 6 13.2 5.3-29.3 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7 2 2.2 0.5- 8.5 9 15.5 7.3-30.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 61 18 28.7 15.5-46.9 4 1.8 0.6- 5.1 10 22.7 9.2-45.9 6 4.3 1.7-10.9 23 42.5 23.8-63.7
$15,000- 24,999 93 51 42.9 27.4-60.0 10 7.6 3.3-16.5 2 7.5 1.3-32.8 6 12.6 2.8-42.0 24 29.4 17.0-45.9
$25,000- 34,999 61 37 64.3 46.7-78.8 5 2.8 1.1- 7.2 4 8.6 2.9-23.0 2 3.9 0.6-20.1 13 20.4 10.4-36.1
$35,000-49,999 49 35 71.5 51.8-85.4 5 11.3 2.8-36.0 1 1.6 0.2-10.8 0 0.0 . - . 8 15.5 7.2-30.4
$50,000- 74,999 47 28 48.3 30.8-66.2 5 11.9 4.2-29.2 1 2.4 0.3-15.6 4 12.8 4.3-32.8 9 24.6 11.2-45.7
$75,000+ 60 42 60.9 43.8-75.7 4 8.3 2.4-25.0 2 4.6 1.0-19.2 3 4.6 1.3-14.7 9 21.5 10.0-40.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 186 112 58.9 48.4-68.7 19 7.7 4.1-13.9 10 5.3 2.5-10.9 11 5.4 2.4-11.7 34 22.8 14.7-33.5
No 210 115 49.5 39.7-59.4 17 7.3 3.6-13.9 11 9.5 4.2-20.2 13 5.6 2.6-11.5 54 28.2 20.3-37.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 157 106 61.5 49.7-72.1 15 9.3 4.5-18.6 4 6.3 1.6-21.3 7 4.7 1.6-13.0 25 18.1 11.4-27.6
Non-Veteran 253 125 46.2 37.0-55.6 24 6.3 3.7-10.6 17 7.8 4.1-14.2 18 9.4 4.0-20.6 69 30.3 22.4-39.7

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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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