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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

Male respondents aged 40+ that have had a PSA test in the past 2 years.*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,354 2,136 56.5 54.0-59.0 1,218 43.5 41.0-46.0
-Wake County 185 112 48.3 39.1-57.6 73 51.7 42.4-60.9
RACE
White 152 96 56.2 46.6-65.3 56 43.8 34.7-53.4
Other 32 15 27.8 14.2-47.3 17 72.2 52.7-85.8
AGE
18-44 31 9 22.5 11.0-40.6 22 77.5 59.4-89.0
45+ 154 103 58.4 47.1-68.9 51 41.6 31.1-52.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 36 22 38.0 20.2-59.6 14 62.0 40.4-79.8
Some College + 149 90 51.7 42.0-61.2 59 48.3 38.8-58.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 68 41 42.2 26.8-59.3 27 57.8 40.7-73.2
$50,000+ 108 64 51.3 40.7-61.8 44 48.7 38.2-59.3

Back to Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+).

Male respondents age 40+ who never had a PSA test are included in the NO 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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