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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

How long has it been since you had your last digital rectal exam?*

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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 3,519 1,787 47.0 44.6-49.4 430 11.5 10.0-13.2 215 6.2 5.1- 7.5 493 13.5 12.0-15.2 594 21.8 19.8-24.0
-WHITES 2,891 1,500 48.4 45.8-50.9 366 12.0 10.4-13.8 177 5.8 4.8- 7.0 409 14.1 12.4-16.0 439 19.7 17.6-22.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 43 18 40.7 23.3-60.8 7 19.6 8.3-39.7 4 4.3 1.4-12.2 3 3.4 1.0-11.3 11 32.0 16.9-52.1
Non-Hispanic 2,847 1,481 48.6 46.0-51.1 359 11.8 10.2-13.5 173 5.9 4.8- 7.1 406 14.4 12.7-16.4 428 19.3 17.2-21.7
AGE
40-44 270 58 22.9 17.0-30.2 37 11.5 7.1-18.0 18 5.6 3.2- 9.7 43 15.1 10.6-21.2 114 44.9 37.5-52.4
45-54 692 270 41.6 36.9-46.6 102 13.9 11.0-17.5 42 4.7 3.3- 6.6 120 15.8 12.5-19.7 158 24.0 20.0-28.7
55-64 828 471 56.6 52.0-61.2 106 11.8 9.3-14.9 51 7.3 5.1-10.5 118 14.8 11.8-18.5 82 9.4 7.1-12.3
65+ 1,101 701 66.2 62.5-69.7 121 10.2 8.3-12.6 66 5.9 4.3- 7.9 128 10.8 8.7-13.2 85 7.0 5.2- 9.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 344 149 33.6 27.4-40.5 38 12.1 7.8-18.4 19 5.3 2.8- 9.6 45 13.6 8.8-20.4 93 35.4 28.3-43.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 735 358 44.8 39.8-49.8 85 10.1 7.7-13.2 49 5.9 4.1- 8.4 110 16.0 12.6-20.2 133 23.1 18.8-28.1
Some Post-H.S. 630 303 44.0 38.5-49.6 78 13.1 9.2-18.3 47 7.7 5.3-11.0 107 16.8 13.1-21.4 95 18.4 14.2-23.4
College Graduate 1,178 687 57.1 53.2-60.9 165 12.5 10.4-15.0 62 4.9 3.5- 6.7 146 11.6 9.4-14.3 118 13.9 11.1-17.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 219 77 33.4 25.4-42.5 20 5.4 3.1- 9.2 8 2.5 1.1- 5.3 52 27.1 19.2-36.8 62 31.5 23.7-40.6
$15,000- 24,999 387 172 36.8 30.3-43.8 45 11.5 7.6-17.0 31 7.3 4.5-11.7 63 14.3 9.8-20.5 76 30.0 23.0-38.1
$25,000- 34,999 307 165 47.4 39.9-55.0 28 9.2 5.4-15.1 17 3.9 2.3- 6.7 49 15.2 10.3-22.0 48 24.3 17.5-32.7
$35,000-49,999 380 213 51.4 44.2-58.5 44 10.5 7.5-14.7 22 6.0 3.5-10.2 48 14.0 9.7-19.8 53 18.1 12.5-25.4
$50,000- 74,999 450 243 50.5 44.3-56.7 63 13.9 10.3-18.4 30 7.2 4.4-11.5 55 12.7 9.1-17.5 59 15.7 11.6-20.9
$75,000+ 859 477 52.8 48.3-57.4 134 13.9 10.9-17.6 52 6.1 4.4- 8.4 102 12.1 9.5-15.3 94 15.1 11.9-19.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,087 588 52.6 48.4-56.7 117 9.7 7.7-12.2 68 5.3 3.8- 7.2 163 16.0 13.0-19.6 151 16.3 13.3-19.9
No 1,729 887 47.0 43.7-50.3 241 13.5 11.3-16.0 103 6.0 4.7- 7.6 235 13.1 11.1-15.4 263 20.4 17.7-23.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,117 645 57.7 53.6-61.6 142 11.5 9.4-14.1 61 5.5 3.9- 7.9 168 14.3 11.8-17.3 101 11.0 8.5-14.1
Non-Veteran 1,774 855 43.9 40.7-47.1 224 12.2 10.2-14.6 116 6.0 4.7- 7.5 241 14.0 11.9-16.5 338 23.9 21.1-27.0

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*This question was asked only of those who reported having a DRE 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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