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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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
Region 4 297 105 31.6 26.2-37.5 28 10.4 7.0-15.1 13 4.8 2.7- 8.3 26 7.6 5.0-11.5 125 45.6 39.4-52.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 214 79 32.1 25.8-39.1 18 8.7 5.3-13.9 *** *** *** 21 7.8 4.8-12.4 87 46.3 38.9-53.9
Non-Hispanic Black 50 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 29 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
40-44 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 150 49 31.0 23.7-39.4 13 9.7 5.4-16.8 11 7.2 3.9-12.9 *** *** *** 67 46.3 37.7-55.0
65+ 110 *** *** *** 12 11.3 6.4-19.3 *** *** *** 16 14.9 8.6-24.6 26 25.0 16.7-35.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 102 30 28.4 20.0-38.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 193 74 33.7 27.0-41.0 24 14.5 9.6-21.3 *** *** *** 17 6.4 3.9-10.5 69 40.3 32.9-48.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 116 35 28.7 20.5-38.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 11.8 6.6-20.1 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 142 58 36.1 28.2-44.8 16 11.9 7.1-19.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** 50 39.4 30.9-48.6

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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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