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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for New Hanover County

Prostate Cancer Screening

Has your father, brother, son, or grandfather ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or health professional that he had prostate cancer?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,348 156 13.7 11.0-16.8 1,192 86.3 83.2-89.0
New Hanover County 93 9 9.1 4.6-17.2 84 90.9 82.8-95.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 98 6 6.3 2.8-13.7 92 93.7 86.3-97.2
Cumberland 80 9 9.9 5.0-18.7 71 90.1 81.3-95.0
Durham 70 8 10.0 4.8-19.8 62 90.0 80.2-95.2
Forsyth 113 14 12.0 7.0-20.0 99 88.0 80.0-93.0
Gaston 113 12 11.5 6.6-19.5 101 88.5 80.5-93.4
Guilford 87 9 8.4 4.2-16.2 78 91.6 83.8-95.8
Mecklenburg 87 8 8.7 4.2-17.0 79 91.3 83.0-95.8
Onslow 87 10 13.1 6.7-23.8 77 86.9 76.2-93.3
Wake 75 7 13.2 6.1-26.3 68 86.8 73.7-93.9
Western NC 165 28 19.7 13.4-27.9 137 80.3 72.1-86.6
Piedmont NC 148 19 13.9 8.2-22.8 129 86.1 77.2-91.8
Eastern NC 132 17 15.0 9.1-23.7 115 85.0 76.3-90.9

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for New Hanover County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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* This question was asked only of male respondents who reported being age 40 and older.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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