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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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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
Have Health Insurance
Yes 2,987 1,742 53.5 50.9-56.0 277 8.2 7.0- 9.6 103 4.0 3.1- 5.1 164 4.7 3.7- 5.8 701 29.6 27.2-32.2
No 357 79 19.5 14.0-26.3 32 7.0 4.3-11.2 20 7.2 3.6-14.2 38 10.4 5.9-17.9 188 55.9 47.9-63.6
Body Mass Index
Underweight 26 11 38.4 18.7-62.9 2 4.5 0.9-20.2 0 0.0 . - . 3 12.5 3.4-36.5 10 44.6 22.9-68.5
Recommended Range 832 417 46.0 41.3-50.9 80 8.2 6.3-10.7 31 4.0 2.6- 6.1 64 6.6 4.6- 9.2 240 35.2 30.6-40.1
Overweight 1,516 865 50.6 46.9-54.3 146 8.7 7.0-10.8 54 4.4 3.0- 6.3 85 5.1 3.3- 7.7 366 31.2 27.7-34.9
Obese 932 512 48.3 43.7-52.9 79 7.2 5.4- 9.7 37 5.2 3.2- 8.5 48 5.4 3.7- 7.9 256 33.8 29.5-38.4
Current Smoker
No 2,779 1,589 51.6 48.9-54.2 271 8.7 7.4-10.1 97 4.3 3.2- 5.7 145 4.0 3.2- 5.0 677 31.4 28.9-34.1
Yes 558 228 34.3 28.8-40.1 39 5.3 3.5- 7.9 25 5.4 3.1- 9.1 56 12.3 7.9-18.7 210 42.7 36.6-49.1
History of CVD**
Yes 635 400 61.4 55.9-66.5 65 9.4 6.9-12.7 23 4.0 2.3- 6.8 39 4.2 2.7- 6.4 108 21.0 16.6-26.3
No 2,688 1,410 46.3 43.6-49.0 240 7.7 6.5- 9.1 101 4.6 3.5- 6.1 161 5.7 4.4- 7.3 776 35.7 33.0-38.4
Binge Drinker
No 2,963 1,670 50.7 48.1-53.3 278 8.1 6.9- 9.5 109 4.6 3.5- 6.1 173 5.1 4.1- 6.3 733 31.5 29.0-34.1
Yes 343 135 33.1 27.0-39.8 28 7.6 4.9-11.8 13 3.4 1.7- 6.8 26 5.8 3.6- 9.1 141 50.1 43.2-57.0
Heavy Drinker
No 3,165 1,737 49.1 46.6-51.6 295 8.1 7.0- 9.5 117 4.6 3.6- 5.9 191 5.1 4.2- 6.3 825 33.0 30.6-35.5
Yes 118 55 34.9 24.9-46.5 7 4.4 1.9-10.1 4 1.1 0.4- 3.2 6 6.1 2.2-15.7 46 53.4 41.2-65.2
Poor Sleep***
Yes 325 162 44.2 36.8-51.9 35 7.1 4.5-11.0 12 2.7 1.3- 5.8 19 4.9 2.8- 8.4 97 41.1 33.5-49.2
No 2,967 1,629 48.8 46.2-51.5 269 8.2 7.0- 9.6 109 4.7 3.6- 6.1 177 5.5 4.3- 7.1 783 32.7 30.2-35.3
Current Asthma
Yes 179 94 50.9 40.9-60.8 17 7.6 3.8-14.6 10 4.2 2.1- 8.3 16 7.9 4.1-14.8 42 29.4 21.0-39.4
No 3,157 1,721 48.4 45.9-50.9 291 8.1 6.9- 9.4 114 4.5 3.5- 5.8 185 5.4 4.3- 6.9 846 33.6 31.2-36.2
Diabetes
Yes 566 361 58.8 52.6-64.7 58 8.6 6.3-11.7 14 2.4 1.4- 4.1 29 6.5 3.8-10.9 104 23.7 18.4-30.1
No 2,782 1,463 46.7 44.1-49.4 252 7.9 6.7- 9.3 109 4.8 3.7- 6.3 172 5.3 4.1- 6.9 786 35.2 32.6-37.9
Disability
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

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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.

**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

***Poor sleep defined as not getting enough rest or sleep for all 30 days out of the past 30 days.

^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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