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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph 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 3,064 2,271 67.6 65.0-70.1 793 32.4 29.9-35.0
-Randolph County 123 90 70.6 59.2-79.9 33 29.4 20.1-40.8
RACE
White 108 76 65.2 52.7-75.9 32 34.8 24.1-47.3
Other 14 13 97.1 81.4-99.6 1 2.9 0.4-18.6
AGE
18-44 7 3 25.8 6.1-64.8 4 74.2 35.2-93.9
45+ 116 87 76.2 66.4-83.8 29 23.8 16.2-33.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 66 48 75.2 62.1-84.9 18 24.8 15.1-37.9
Some College + 56 41 65.2 46.9-79.9 15 34.8 20.1-53.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 69 48 70.8 57.4-81.3 21 29.2 18.7-42.6
$50,000+ 33 26 66.4 42.5-84.1 7 33.6 15.9-57.5

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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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