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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 185 95 40.8 32.5-49.8 17 7.4 4.2-12.8 9 4.6 2.2- 9.4 9 6.7 1.9-21.0 55 40.4 31.4-50.2
RACE
White 152 82 48.7 39.6-58.0 14 7.5 4.1-13.1 8 5.4 2.5-11.3 8 3.3 1.5- 6.9 40 35.2 26.4-45.1
Other 32 12 20.4 10.0-37.1 3 7.4 1.9-25.5 1 2.9 0.4-18.2 1 15.3 2.4-57.4 15 54.1 31.0-75.6
AGE
18-44 31 7 15.1 6.7-30.4 2 7.5 1.8-26.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 22 77.5 59.4-89.0
45+ 154 88 51.0 40.5-61.4 15 7.4 4.2-12.8 9 6.5 3.1-13.0 9 9.3 2.7-27.6 33 25.8 17.9-35.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 36 20 32.9 17.1-53.8 2 5.1 1.2-19.5 2 5.0 1.1-19.6 2 18.1 3.1-60.5 10 39.0 19.3-63.1
Some College + 149 75 43.5 34.5-52.9 15 8.2 4.4-14.7 7 4.5 1.9-10.2 7 2.9 1.3- 6.4 45 40.9 31.4-51.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 68 35 34.7 21.5-50.8 6 7.5 2.6-20.1 2 2.2 0.5- 8.5 4 14.4 3.2-46.2 21 41.2 24.7-60.0
$50,000+ 108 53 43.5 33.5-54.0 11 7.8 4.1-14.6 7 6.5 2.8-14.3 5 2.2 0.9- 5.5 32 40.0 29.8-51.2

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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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