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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Males aged 40+ that have had a PSA test in the past 2 years.*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,354 2,136 56.5 54.0-59.0 1,218 43.5 41.0-46.0
GENDER
Male 3,354 2,136 56.5 54.0-59.0 1,218 43.5 41.0-46.0
RACE
White 2,744 1,770 57.5 54.8-60.1 974 42.5 39.9-45.2
African American 411 270 59.3 51.7-66.4 141 40.7 33.6-48.3
Asian 32 10 29.6 14.7-50.6 22 70.4 49.4-85.3
Native American 66 39 46.3 28.7-64.9 27 53.7 35.1-71.3
Other Minorities 82 36 41.1 27.2-56.5 46 58.9 43.5-72.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 83 38 46.3 32.3-60.8 45 53.7 39.2-67.7
-English Speaking 48 25 51.7 34.0-68.9 23 48.3 31.1-66.0
-Spanish Speaking 35 13 41.5 22.3-63.7 22 58.5 36.3-77.7
Non-Hispanic 3,264 2,092 56.9 54.3-59.4 1,172 43.1 40.6-45.7
AGE
40-44 332 90 27.1 21.3-33.8 242 72.9 66.2-78.7
45-54 805 365 45.9 41.2-50.6 440 54.1 49.4-58.8
55-64 990 707 69.9 65.8-73.7 283 30.1 26.3-34.2
65-74 783 629 82.5 78.8-85.7 154 17.5 14.3-21.2
75+ 444 345 76.8 70.9-81.9 99 23.2 18.1-29.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 436 236 43.4 36.5-50.5 200 56.6 49.5-63.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 868 522 54.4 49.5-59.2 346 45.6 40.8-50.5
Some Post-H.S. 760 471 52.5 47.2-57.9 289 47.5 42.1-52.8
College Graduate 1,284 904 65.2 61.4-68.8 380 34.8 31.2-38.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 293 135 39.8 31.9-48.4 158 60.2 51.6-68.1
$15,000- 24,999 501 297 49.3 42.1-56.4 204 50.7 43.6-57.9
$25,000- 34,999 371 238 57.9 50.3-65.2 133 42.1 34.8-49.7
$35,000- 49,999 429 280 57.6 50.3-64.5 149 42.4 35.5-49.7
$50,000-74,999 502 332 60.3 54.1-66.1 170 39.7 33.9-45.9
$75,000+ 926 639 61.7 57.2-66.0 287 38.3 34.0-42.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,283 857 60.9 56.8-64.8 426 39.1 35.2-43.2
No 1,967 1,227 54.7 51.5-57.8 740 45.3 42.2-48.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,286 944 69.4 65.4-73.1 342 30.6 26.9-34.6
Non-Veteran 2,067 1,192 50.4 47.3-53.5 875 49.6 46.5-52.7

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Male respondents age 40+ who never had a PSA test are included in the NO 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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