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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

Prostate Cancer Screening (Males, Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,878 1,151 56.6 53.8-59.4 727 43.4 40.6-46.2
Region 4 310 178 54.1 47.9-60.3 132 45.9 39.7-52.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 218 129 53.6 46.1-60.9 89 46.4 39.1-53.9
Non-Hispanic Black 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
40-44 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 150 83 53.7 45.0-62.3 67 46.3 37.7-55.0
65+ 113 87 75.3 64.7-83.5 26 24.7 16.5-35.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 199 127 59.7 51.8-67.1 72 40.3 32.9-48.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 122 63 49.5 39.5-59.5 59 50.5 40.5-60.5
$50,000+ 143 92 60.2 51.1-68.7 51 39.8 31.3-48.9

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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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