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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.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years > 3 years Never had test
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,825 709 35.0 32.5-37.7 166 8.7 7.3-10.4 87 4.8 3.7- 6.2 156 7.9 6.5- 9.5 707 43.6 40.7-46.4
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,631 682 37.9 35.1-40.7 159 9.3 7.7-11.1 80 5.0 3.8- 6.5 144 8.1 6.7- 9.8 566 39.7 36.8-42.7
No 190 26 11.3 7.0-17.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 139 75.3 67.2-81.9
Body Mass Index
Underweight 14 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 393 131 28.6 23.7-34.1 35 8.4 5.7-12.2 18 5.4 3.2- 9.2 38 9.6 6.4-14.1 171 47.9 41.9-54.0
Overweight 767 307 35.4 31.5-39.5 84 11.2 8.7-14.2 39 4.9 3.3- 7.4 70 7.8 6.0-10.1 267 40.7 36.3-45.1
Obese 609 250 38.9 34.4-43.6 45 6.1 4.3- 8.5 29 4.7 3.1- 7.1 46 7.3 5.1-10.2 239 43.1 38.3-48.0
Current Smoker
Yes 332 96 27.2 21.7-33.5 17 2.9 1.7- 4.8 *** *** *** 27 9.6 6.1-14.9 182 57.4 50.7-63.9
No 1,482 609 36.9 34.1-39.9 146 9.8 8.1-11.8 77 5.3 4.0- 7.0 129 7.5 6.2- 9.2 521 40.4 37.3-43.6
History of CVD**
Yes 339 150 40.4 34.0-47.0 31 8.8 5.6-13.6 22 7.9 4.7-13.2 36 12.2 8.4-17.3 100 30.7 24.6-37.6
No 1,467 552 33.8 31.0-36.7 134 8.7 7.2-10.6 65 4.3 3.2- 5.7 118 7.1 5.7- 8.8 598 46.1 43.0-49.3
Binge Drinker
Yes 205 66 29.0 22.4-36.8 16 6.0 3.5-10.3 *** *** *** 17 10.3 5.9-17.3 96 51.4 43.0-59.7
No 1,552 627 36.5 33.7-39.4 142 8.7 7.2-10.5 73 4.9 3.7- 6.5 133 7.5 6.1- 9.2 577 42.3 39.3-45.4
Heavy Drinker
Yes 95 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,660 659 35.8 33.2-38.6 150 8.4 7.0-10.1 78 4.8 3.6- 6.2 138 7.6 6.2- 9.3 635 43.4 40.4-46.3
COPD
Yes 167 69 42.3 33.2-51.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 64 38.9 30.3-48.4
No 1,654 640 34.5 31.8-37.2 152 8.8 7.3-10.5 77 4.7 3.6- 6.2 144 8.0 6.6- 9.7 641 44.0 41.1-47.0
Current Asthma
Yes 94 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,724 670 34.8 32.2-37.5 158 8.6 7.2-10.3 80 4.8 3.6- 6.2 150 7.9 6.5- 9.6 666 43.9 41.0-46.8
Diabetes
Yes 324 139 42.1 35.6-49.0 29 8.6 5.3-13.7 20 7.5 4.2-13.0 31 11.1 7.5-16.1 105 30.7 24.8-37.2
No 1,495 570 33.8 31.0-36.6 137 8.8 7.2-10.6 66 4.2 3.1- 5.6 123 7.2 5.8- 8.9 599 46.0 42.9-49.2
Disability1
Yes 529 219 38.5 33.5-43.7 57 10.5 7.8-14.1 31 5.0 3.1- 8.0 48 8.9 6.5-12.1 174 37.1 31.9-42.6
No 1,164 443 33.9 30.8-37.1 99 8.1 6.4-10.2 51 4.9 3.5- 6.7 98 7.9 6.2-10.1 473 45.2 41.7-48.7
Functional Disability1
Yes 587 247 41.0 36.1-46.0 52 8.0 5.7-11.1 32 5.5 3.5- 8.7 51 8.4 6.2-11.4 205 37.1 32.2-42.3
No 1,230 461 32.7 29.7-35.8 113 9.0 7.3-11.1 55 4.6 3.4- 6.2 104 7.5 5.9- 9.5 497 46.2 42.8-49.6
Has two or more chronic diseases†
Yes 673 317 45.6 41.0-50.4 66 9.4 7.0-12.5 39 5.5 3.6- 8.3 59 8.8 6.5-11.7 192 30.7 26.4-35.4
No 1,151 392 29.5 26.6-32.6 100 8.3 6.7-10.4 48 4.5 3.2- 6.2 97 7.4 5.8- 9.4 514 50.2 46.8-53.7

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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.

**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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