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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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%)
TOTAL 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
RACE
White 2,744 1,514 49.1 46.5-51.8 256 8.4 7.1- 9.8 97 4.0 3.1- 5.1 166 5.1 4.2- 6.3 711 33.4 30.8-36.1
African American 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
Asian 32 7 23.4 10.4-44.7 3 6.1 1.5-21.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.7 0.1- 5.3 21 69.7 48.7-84.7
Native American 66 35 44.0 26.8-62.7 4 2.4 0.8- 6.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 5 14.2 3.4-43.4 21 39.0 23.0-57.8
Other Minorities 82 30 33.8 21.2-49.3 6 7.3 2.5-19.3 4 6.6 1.5-24.8 3 1.7 0.5- 5.3 39 50.7 35.6-65.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 83 32 40.6 27.2-55.5 6 5.7 1.8-16.1 5 8.4 2.7-23.1 5 2.5 1.0- 6.0 35 42.9 29.4-57.5
-English Speaking 48 22 47.1 29.7-65.2 3 4.6 1.2-16.0 2 6.3 1.3-25.4 3 3.3 1.0-10.1 18 38.7 23.4-56.6
-Spanish Speaking 35 10 34.9 17.3-57.8 3 6.6 1.3-27.7 3 10.2 2.2-36.5 2 1.8 0.4- 7.1 17 46.6 26.2-68.1
Non-Hispanic 3,264 1,789 48.7 46.3-51.2 303 8.1 7.0- 9.4 119 4.3 3.3- 5.5 197 5.7 4.5- 7.1 856 33.1 30.7-35.6
AGE
40-44 332 66 20.8 15.6-27.3 24 6.3 3.8-10.1 10 4.3 1.9- 9.7 14 4.5 2.4- 8.5 218 64.1 57.0-70.6
45-54 805 291 38.0 33.5-42.7 74 7.9 5.9-10.4 38 4.6 3.0- 7.0 48 6.5 4.0-10.4 354 43.0 38.4-47.7
55-64 990 604 61.0 56.7-65.0 103 8.9 6.9-11.5 48 6.7 4.7- 9.4 61 4.9 3.7- 6.6 174 18.5 15.3-22.1
65-74 783 560 72.7 68.5-76.6 69 9.8 7.4-12.9 18 2.2 1.2- 3.9 38 5.0 3.3- 7.5 98 10.3 7.9-13.4
75+ 444 305 69.8 63.8-75.2 40 7.0 4.9-10.0 10 2.2 1.1- 4.2 41 6.8 4.8- 9.7 48 14.2 9.8-20.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 436 193 36.8 30.3-43.7 43 6.6 4.4- 9.7 19 5.3 2.8- 9.9 31 10.9 5.8-19.4 150 40.5 33.6-47.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 868 448 46.5 41.7-51.4 74 7.9 5.8-10.5 25 3.8 2.2- 6.5 57 6.0 4.0- 8.7 264 35.9 31.3-40.7
Some Post-H.S. 760 404 45.5 40.4-50.7 67 7.0 5.2- 9.5 33 6.1 3.8- 9.9 52 6.1 4.2- 8.7 204 35.3 30.0-40.9
College Graduate 1,284 778 55.9 52.1-59.6 126 9.3 7.4-11.7 46 3.5 2.4- 5.2 62 3.0 2.2- 4.0 272 28.3 24.8-32.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 293 116 35.2 27.6-43.7 19 4.6 2.5- 8.2 18 7.8 3.8-15.2 27 7.3 4.6-11.5 113 45.1 36.5-54.0
$15,000- 24,999 501 248 41.0 34.3-48.0 49 8.3 5.7-12.0 9 3.2 1.0- 9.8 35 8.6 4.2-16.6 160 38.9 32.2-46.1
$25,000- 34,999 371 212 52.2 44.6-59.6 26 5.8 3.5- 9.4 13 3.9 2.0- 7.7 25 6.3 3.4-11.5 95 31.8 25.1-39.3
$35,000- 49,999 429 250 50.6 43.6-57.6 30 7.0 4.0-12.0 11 4.6 2.0-10.1 23 5.3 3.0- 9.4 115 32.5 26.1-39.7
$50,000-74,999 502 277 49.6 43.7-55.6 55 10.7 7.7-14.6 15 4.0 2.0- 7.6 31 6.5 4.0-10.3 124 29.3 23.9-35.3
$75,000+ 926 541 53.0 48.6-57.4 98 8.7 6.7-11.3 45 4.9 3.4- 7.1 38 3.0 2.1- 4.4 204 30.3 26.1-34.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,283 750 53.9 49.9-57.9 107 6.9 5.4- 8.8 46 3.7 2.6- 5.2 81 5.4 3.9- 7.4 299 30.1 26.3-34.2
No 1,967 1,037 46.2 43.1-49.4 190 8.4 7.0-10.2 73 5.0 3.5- 6.9 116 5.2 4.0- 6.6 551 35.2 32.1-38.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,286 830 61.4 57.4-65.3 114 7.9 6.1-10.2 35 4.2 2.5- 7.0 91 5.3 4.0- 7.0 216 21.2 17.9-24.8
Non-Veteran 2,067 996 42.3 39.3-45.4 196 8.1 6.8- 9.7 89 4.6 3.5- 6.1 111 5.6 4.2- 7.6 675 39.3 36.3-42.5

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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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