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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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 4,696 273 4.5 3.9- 5.3 4,423 95.5 94.7-96.1
-Iredell County 114 6 3.7 1.6- 8.3 108 96.3 91.7-98.4
RACE
White 100 5 4.0 1.6- 9.4 95 96.0 90.6-98.4
Other 13 1 3.0 0.4-19.4 12 97.0 80.6-99.6
AGE
40-44 17 0 0.0 . - . 17 100 . - .
45+ 97 6 4.9 2.1-10.6 91 95.1 89.4-97.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 56 4 5.8 2.1-14.8 52 94.2 85.2-97.9
Some College + 56 2 2.0 0.5- 7.8 54 98.0 92.2-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 49 3 5.2 1.6-15.4 46 94.8 84.6-98.4
$50,000+ 53 2 1.9 0.5- 7.6 51 98.1 92.4-99.5

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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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