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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 3,599 207 4.6 3.8- 5.6 3,392 95.4 94.4-96.2
-WHITES 2,958 160 4.5 3.6- 5.6 2,798 95.5 94.4-96.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 42 1 2.4 0.3-15.1 41 97.6 84.9-99.7
Non-Hispanic 2,915 159 4.6 3.7- 5.7 2,756 95.4 94.3-96.3
AGE
40-44 275 0 0.0 . - . 275 100 . - .
45-54 702 7 1.6 0.7- 3.8 695 98.4 96.2-99.3
55-64 841 37 5.0 3.1- 7.8 804 95.0 92.2-96.9
65+ 1,140 116 10.6 8.4-13.3 1,024 89.4 86.7-91.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 361 21 5.6 2.8-11.0 340 94.4 89.0-97.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 758 34 4.0 2.5- 6.4 724 96.0 93.6-97.5
Some Post-H.S. 636 27 3.3 1.9- 5.5 609 96.7 94.5-98.1
College Graduate 1,199 78 5.2 3.9- 6.9 1,121 94.8 93.1-96.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 231 6 2.5 0.8- 7.4 225 97.5 92.6-99.2
$15,000- 24,999 394 19 5.2 2.5-10.6 375 94.8 89.4-97.5
$25,000- 34,999 312 18 6.1 3.3-11.0 294 93.9 89.0-96.7
$35,000-49,999 387 21 2.9 1.8- 4.7 366 97.1 95.3-98.2
$50,000- 74,999 457 24 3.9 2.2- 7.0 433 96.1 93.0-97.8
$75,000+ 871 48 4.3 3.1- 6.2 823 95.7 93.8-96.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,123 64 5.7 4.0- 8.0 1,059 94.3 92.0-96.0
No 1,756 93 3.9 3.0- 5.1 1,663 96.1 94.9-97.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,143 82 6.5 4.9- 8.6 1,061 93.5 91.4-95.1
Non-Veteran 1,815 78 3.5 2.5- 4.9 1,737 96.5 95.1-97.5

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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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