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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 1 & 2 Demographics

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 had test
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 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
Regions 1 & 2 307 130 38.2 31.8-45.2 26 8.1 5.0-12.8 16 6.4 3.1-12.8 27 7.5 4.6-12.0 108 39.8 32.9-47.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 274 121 39.5 32.7-46.7 25 7.9 4.9-12.4 14 5.1 2.6- 9.7 25 8.1 4.9-13.2 89 39.4 32.1-47.1
Non-Hispanic Black 10 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 22 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
40-44 20 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 156 61 34.7 26.4-44.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 6.6 3.1-13.3 72 49.8 39.9-59.6
65+ 131 *** *** *** 21 18.8 11.2-29.8 *** *** *** 15 10.1 5.1-19.1 21 14.8 8.9-23.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 119 37 26.0 17.9-36.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 8.6 4.1-16.9 *** *** ***
Some College + 188 93 47.4 38.4-56.5 21 11.4 6.8-18.7 *** *** *** 16 6.7 3.4-12.7 48 30.5 22.3-40.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 51 36.7 27.5-46.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 5.2 2.5-10.2 58 47.3 37.1-57.8
$50,000+ 125 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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.

^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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