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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 PSA test?*

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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 3,354 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
-WHITES 2,744 1,514 49.1 46.5-51.8 256 8.4 7.1- 9.8 97 4.0 3.1- 5.1 166 5.1 4.2- 6.3 711 33.4 30.8-36.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 40 20 52.1 32.9-70.7 2 4.3 1.0-16.8 2 6.6 1.4-26.4 2 2.3 0.6- 9.2 14 34.8 19.3-54.3
Non-Hispanic 2,703 1,493 49.1 46.4-51.7 254 8.5 7.2- 9.9 95 3.9 3.0- 5.0 164 5.2 4.2- 6.4 697 33.4 30.7-36.1
AGE
40-44 254 44 19.3 13.6-26.7 20 5.5 3.3- 9.0 7 2.5 1.0- 6.5 11 4.2 2.0- 8.7 172 68.4 60.7-75.2
45-54 642 227 36.6 31.8-41.7 66 9.0 6.6-12.1 33 4.7 3.1- 7.0 32 4.5 2.8- 7.1 284 45.3 40.2-50.4
55-64 789 482 60.8 56.1-65.3 78 9.1 6.7-12.2 37 6.2 4.1- 9.3 55 6.0 4.4- 8.1 137 17.9 14.4-22.0
65+ 1,059 761 73.1 69.5-76.4 92 8.9 7.0-11.2 20 1.9 1.1- 3.3 68 5.7 4.3- 7.6 118 10.4 8.1-13.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 315 145 36.2 29.3-43.8 30 6.8 4.2-10.8 9 2.6 1.2- 5.3 21 7.5 4.4-12.5 110 46.9 39.0-55.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 693 360 43.4 38.4-48.5 60 9.3 6.7-12.8 16 2.6 1.4- 4.8 47 7.0 4.5-10.6 210 37.7 32.6-43.0
Some Post-H.S. 601 322 47.1 41.4-52.9 51 7.2 5.1-10.1 26 5.7 3.6- 9.0 41 5.4 3.8- 7.8 161 34.6 28.7-40.9
College Graduate 1,131 684 57.2 53.2-61.1 115 8.8 7.0-11.1 45 4.2 2.8- 6.2 57 3.2 2.4- 4.4 230 26.6 23.0-30.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 202 85 35.5 27.1-44.8 14 6.4 3.3-12.2 7 2.8 1.2- 6.5 18 9.3 5.3-15.7 78 46.0 36.3-56.0
$15,000- 24,999 359 182 41.4 34.3-49.0 33 8.2 5.4-12.2 5 1.6 0.6- 4.1 26 5.8 3.4- 9.8 113 43.0 35.2-51.0
$25,000- 34,999 289 167 50.7 42.7-58.5 21 7.6 4.4-13.0 8 2.4 1.1- 5.2 23 8.1 4.3-14.8 70 31.2 23.8-39.8
$35,000-49,999 362 209 49.7 42.4-57.1 24 6.5 3.6-11.7 9 3.7 1.6- 8.0 22 6.7 3.7-12.0 98 33.3 26.5-41.0
$50,000- 74,999 431 238 51.3 44.9-57.6 47 10.5 7.4-14.6 13 4.5 2.2- 9.0 25 5.3 3.1- 8.8 108 28.5 22.9-34.8
$75,000+ 829 481 53.0 48.3-57.6 90 8.7 6.6-11.3 43 5.2 3.6- 7.6 34 3.0 2.0- 4.5 181 30.1 25.7-34.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,016 600 54.8 50.4-59.1 83 7.0 5.4- 9.1 34 3.4 2.3- 5.1 64 5.0 3.7- 6.8 235 29.8 25.7-34.2
No 1,656 886 46.9 43.6-50.3 164 8.7 7.2-10.6 58 4.1 2.9- 5.7 98 5.3 4.0- 7.0 450 34.9 31.6-38.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,077 693 61.6 57.4-65.6 95 7.6 5.8- 9.9 30 3.8 2.3- 6.2 81 5.5 4.2- 7.1 178 21.5 17.9-25.6
Non-Veteran 1,667 821 43.1 39.9-46.4 161 8.7 7.2-10.6 67 4.0 3.0- 5.4 85 5.0 3.7- 6.6 533 39.2 35.9-42.6

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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.

^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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