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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt County

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

A Prostate-Specific Antigen test, also called a PSA test, is a blood test used to check men for prostate cancer.
Have you ever had a PSA test?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,407 2,515 66.9 64.4-69.2 892 33.1 30.8-35.6
-Pitt County 103 76 65.1 50.5-77.4 27 34.9 22.6-49.5
RACE
White 75 58 73.4 60.5-83.2 17 26.6 16.8-39.5
Other 26 16 43.6 19.3-71.5 10 56.4 28.5-80.7
AGE
18-44 15 6 34.0 13.3-63.5 9 66.0 36.5-86.7
45+ 88 70 78.1 66.9-86.3 18 21.9 13.7-33.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 42 26 48.7 27.7-70.1 16 51.3 29.9-72.3
Some College + 61 50 77.2 62.5-87.3 11 22.8 12.7-37.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 43 30 54.5 31.5-75.7 13 45.5 24.3-68.5
$50,000+ 50 39 73.9 57.9-85.3 11 26.1 14.7-42.1

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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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