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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 111 56 46.3 36.1-56.7 13 10.7 6.0-18.3 7 5.6 2.5-12.1 5 3.8 1.5- 9.4 30 33.6 24.2-44.4
RACE
White 99 49 41.6 31.6-52.4 12 11.7 6.4-20.4 5 4.1 1.6-10.3 4 3.8 1.3-10.4 29 38.8 28.4-50.3
Other 11 6 70.1 40.2-89.1 1 5.6 0.8-32.1 2 13.8 3.0-45.6 1 4.2 0.6-25.7 1 6.3 0.8-34.7
AGE
18-44 17 4 27.0 10.4-53.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.8 0.8-32.0 12 67.2 41.2-85.7
45+ 94 52 52.1 40.7-63.3 13 13.9 7.9-23.4 7 7.3 3.2-15.5 4 3.2 1.2- 8.4 18 23.5 14.8-35.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 47 22 47.6 31.8-63.8 4 5.0 1.7-13.4 3 5.1 1.4-16.6 3 4.7 1.5-14.0 15 37.6 23.4-54.4
Some College + 63 33 44.6 31.8-58.2 9 14.4 7.5-26.0 4 6.0 2.1-16.0 2 3.3 0.8-13.2 15 31.7 19.9-46.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 38 18 41.1 25.6-58.7 4 7.8 2.6-21.3 1 2.2 0.3-14.3 2 4.3 1.1-15.8 13 44.6 28.0-62.4
$50,000+ 60 33 50.9 37.0-64.7 7 11.2 5.2-22.5 3 3.6 1.1-11.2 2 3.4 0.8-13.3 15 30.9 19.1-45.8

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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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