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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Prostate Cancer Screening

Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you had prostate cancer?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,927 207 4.3 3.5- 5.4 2,720 95.7 94.6-96.5
GENDER
Male 2,927 207 4.3 3.5- 5.4 2,720 95.7 94.6-96.5
RACE
White 2,015 124 3.8 3.0- 4.9 1,891 96.2 95.1-97.0
African American 659 63 5.7 3.9- 8.1 596 94.3 91.9-96.1
Other 146 8 4.5 1.0-17.5 138 95.5 82.5-99.0
HISPANIC
Yes 34 2 2.4 0.5-10.9 32 97.6 89.1-99.5
No 2,811 198 4.3 3.4- 5.4 2,613 95.7 94.6-96.6
AGE
35-44 227 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3 226 100 99.7- 100
45-54 579 6 1.2 0.3- 4.6 573 98.8 95.4-99.7
55-64 809 30 3.1 1.8- 5.2 779 96.9 94.8-98.2
65+ 1,312 170 12.0 9.8-14.7 1,142 88.0 85.3-90.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 445 37 6.1 3.0-12.0 408 93.9 88.0-97.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 881 55 3.8 2.5- 5.8 826 96.2 94.2-97.5
Some Post-H.S. 620 34 3.0 1.9- 4.5 586 97.0 95.5-98.1
College Graduate 974 80 4.8 3.6- 6.5 894 95.2 93.5-96.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 300 26 4.5 2.6- 7.7 274 95.5 92.3-97.4
$15,000- $24,999 494 34 5.4 2.6-10.9 460 94.6 89.1-97.4
$25,000- $34,999 304 21 6.2 3.4-11.2 283 93.8 88.8-96.6
$35,000- $49,999 404 24 3.5 2.1- 5.7 380 96.5 94.3-97.9
$50,000+ 1,055 64 3.1 2.2- 4.3 991 96.9 95.7-97.8
REGION**
Region I 385 23 4.7 2.9- 7.7 362 95.3 92.3-97.1
Region II 356 23 4.6 2.3- 9.0 333 95.4 91.0-97.7
Region III 372 25 4.5 2.7- 7.2 347 95.5 92.8-97.3
Region IV 349 20 3.4 1.7- 6.9 329 96.6 93.1-98.3
Region V 377 31 6.4 4.3- 9.3 346 93.6 90.7-95.7
Region VI 362 33 4.6 3.0- 7.0 329 95.4 93.0-97.0
Region VII 347 23 2.3 1.3- 4.3 324 97.7 95.7-98.7
Region VIII 379 29 6.0 4.1- 8.8 350 94.0 91.2-95.9

*This question was asked of men over 40.

** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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