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

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Males aged 40+ that have had a PSA test in the past 2 years.*
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,825 875 43.7 41.0-46.5 950 56.3 53.5-59.0
Regions 1 & 2 307 156 46.3 39.4-53.4 151 53.7 46.6-60.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 274 146 47.4 40.1-54.8 128 52.6 45.2-59.9
Non-Hispanic Black 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
40-44 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 156 66 37.5 28.8-47.0 90 62.5 53.0-71.2
65+ 131 87 67.2 56.0-76.8 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 119 42 29.6 20.9-40.1 77 70.4 59.9-79.1
Some College + 188 114 58.8 49.3-67.7 74 41.2 32.3-50.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 61 41.9 32.3-52.1 75 58.1 47.9-67.7
$50,000+ 125 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Male respondents age 40+ who never had a PSA test are included in the NO 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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