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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)-WHITES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,565 2,971 78.4 76.3-80.5 594 21.6 19.5-23.7
-WHITES 2,930 2,491 80.5 78.3-82.6 439 19.5 17.4-21.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 43 32 68.0 47.9-83.1 11 32.0 16.9-52.1
Non-Hispanic 2,886 2,458 80.9 78.6-83.0 428 19.1 17.0-21.4
AGE
40-44 274 160 55.9 48.5-63.1 114 44.1 36.9-51.5
45-54 697 539 76.1 71.5-80.2 158 23.9 19.8-28.5
55-64 840 758 90.7 87.8-93.0 82 9.3 7.0-12.2
65+ 1,119 1,034 93.1 90.8-94.9 85 6.9 5.1- 9.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 354 261 65.3 57.6-72.3 93 34.7 27.7-42.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 747 614 77.2 72.3-81.5 133 22.8 18.5-27.7
Some Post-H.S. 634 539 81.8 76.8-85.9 95 18.2 14.1-23.2
College Graduate 1,191 1,073 86.2 82.9-89.0 118 13.8 11.0-17.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 224 162 69.4 60.5-77.1 62 30.6 22.9-39.5
$15,000- 24,999 392 316 70.3 62.3-77.2 76 29.7 22.8-37.7
$25,000- 34,999 309 261 75.9 67.5-82.6 48 24.1 17.4-32.5
$35,000-49,999 385 332 82.2 75.0-87.7 53 17.8 12.3-25.0
$50,000- 74,999 455 396 84.4 79.2-88.5 59 15.6 11.5-20.8
$75,000+ 866 772 85.0 81.1-88.2 94 15.0 11.8-18.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,106 955 83.9 80.4-86.9 151 16.1 13.1-19.6
No 1,744 1,481 79.7 76.7-82.5 263 20.3 17.5-23.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,134 1,033 89.2 86.1-91.6 101 10.8 8.4-13.9
Non-Veteran 1,796 1,458 76.4 73.3-79.1 338 23.6 20.9-26.7

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^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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