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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you had prostate cancer?

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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
-Union County 120 5 4.3 1.6-10.8 115 95.7 89.2-98.4
RACE
White 108 4 3.4 1.1- 9.8 104 96.6 90.2-98.9
Other 11 1 9.5 1.3-46.0 10 90.5 54.0-98.7
AGE
18-44 17 0 0.0 . - . 17 100 . - .
45+ 103 5 5.4 2.0-13.6 98 94.6 86.4-98.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 50 3 4.1 1.3-12.3 47 95.9 87.7-98.7
Some College + 69 2 4.4 1.1-15.9 67 95.6 84.1-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 42 0 0.0 . - . 42 100 . - .
$50,000+ 64 2 3.1 0.7-13.4 62 96.9 86.6-99.3

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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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