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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,878 1,151 56.6 53.8-59.4 727 43.4 40.6-46.2
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,677 1,097 60.4 57.5-63.3 580 39.6 36.7-42.5
No 195 51 24.3 17.8-32.2 144 75.7 67.8-82.2
Body Mass Index
Underweight 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 405 231 52.4 46.4-58.3 174 47.6 41.7-53.6
Overweight 793 517 59.3 54.9-63.6 276 40.7 36.4-45.1
Obese 616 376 57.5 52.7-62.3 240 42.5 37.7-47.3
Current Smoker
Yes 340 153 42.4 36.0-49.0 187 57.6 51.0-64.0
No 1,526 990 59.7 56.6-62.8 536 40.3 37.2-43.4
History of CVD**
Yes 349 248 69.8 63.0-75.8 101 30.2 24.2-37.0
No 1,508 892 53.9 50.9-57.0 616 46.1 43.0-49.1
Binge Drinker
Yes 211 112 48.6 40.5-56.9 99 51.4 43.1-59.5
No 1,593 1,001 57.8 54.7-60.8 592 42.2 39.2-45.3
Heavy Drinker
Yes 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,707 1,053 56.7 53.8-59.6 654 43.3 40.4-46.2
COPD
Yes 167 103 61.1 51.6-69.7 64 38.9 30.3-48.4
No 1,707 1,046 56.2 53.2-59.0 661 43.8 41.0-46.8
Current Asthma
Yes 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,777 1,091 56.3 53.4-59.1 686 43.7 40.9-46.6
Diabetes
Yes 334 227 69.9 63.5-75.6 107 30.1 24.4-36.5
No 1,538 921 54.0 50.9-57.0 617 46.0 43.0-49.1
Disability1
Yes 547 369 62.9 57.5-68.0 178 37.1 32.0-42.5
No 1,193 709 55.2 51.8-58.7 484 44.8 41.3-48.2
Functional Disability1
Yes 604 396 63.2 58.1-68.0 208 36.8 32.0-41.9
No 1,266 752 53.9 50.6-57.2 514 46.1 42.8-49.4
Has two or more chronic diseases†
Yes 688 495 69.8 65.1-74.0 193 30.2 26.0-34.9
No 1,189 656 49.8 46.4-53.2 533 50.2 46.8-53.6

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**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

†Chronic diseases include heart disease (heart attack/stoke/angina), current asthma, skin cancer, other cancer, COPD, arthritis, depression, kidney disease and diabetes.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status phasing out next year, being replaced by Functional Disability.

^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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