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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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
Region 4 297 133 41.9 35.9-48.2 164 58.1 51.8-64.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 214 97 40.8 33.9-48.2 117 59.2 51.8-66.1
Non-Hispanic Black 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
40-44 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 150 62 40.7 32.5-49.4 88 59.3 50.6-67.5
65+ 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 102 34 32.7 23.5-43.4 68 67.3 56.6-76.5
Some College + 193 98 48.1 40.5-55.9 95 51.9 44.1-59.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 116 42 34.6 25.7-44.7 74 65.4 55.3-74.3
$50,000+ 142 74 48.0 39.2-56.9 68 52.0 43.1-60.8

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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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