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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

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
-Rowan County 109 56 47.9 37.3-58.8 11 10.3 5.3-19.2 3 1.7 0.5- 5.4 7 7.1 3.1-15.2 32 33.0 23.3-44.4
RACE
White 99 53 50.6 39.3-61.9 9 8.3 4.0-16.3 2 1.3 0.3- 5.7 7 8.1 3.6-17.2 28 31.7 21.8-43.7
Other 10 3 28.6 8.2-64.1 2 25.1 5.7-65.2 1 4.1 0.5-25.7 0 0.0 . - . 4 42.2 14.7-75.6
AGE
18-44 4 1 20.0 2.5-70.9 1 20.0 2.5-70.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 60.0 17.4-91.4
45+ 105 55 50.3 39.3-61.2 10 9.5 4.7-18.4 3 1.8 0.5- 5.8 7 7.7 3.4-16.4 30 30.7 21.3-42.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 56 27 40.6 27.3-55.4 3 4.2 1.2-14.2 1 1.0 0.1- 7.0 4 7.8 2.7-20.5 21 46.4 31.7-61.7
Some College + 53 29 55.0 39.5-69.6 8 16.2 7.5-31.5 2 2.3 0.5- 9.6 3 6.5 1.8-20.3 11 20.0 10.2-35.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 65 33 49.4 35.7-63.2 6 8.2 3.4-18.6 2 1.8 0.4- 7.0 5 8.7 3.3-21.3 19 31.9 20.0-46.7
$50,000+ 30 18 54.4 34.4-73.0 3 10.8 2.9-32.7 1 2.4 0.3-15.4 1 3.5 0.5-21.0 7 29.0 13.6-51.4

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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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