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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

Prostate Cancer Screening

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  Total
Respond.#
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years 3-5 years More than 5 years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 574 372 64.6 60.1-68.9 74 13.1 10.3-16.5 37 6.4 4.5- 9.1 33 6.4 4.4- 9.4 58 9.5 7.1-12.6
RACE
White 466 292 62.8 57.8-67.6 61 13.0 10.1-16.6 31 6.2 4.3- 8.8 30 7.3 4.8-10.9 52 10.7 7.9-14.4
African American 84 63 71.7 59.1-81.6 10 11.9 5.9-22.5 5 8.6 3.1-21.2 2 3.3 0.8-12.3 4 4.6 1.7-12.2
Other Minorities 17 12 66.3 38.4-86.1 3 24.7 8.0-55.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 9.1 2.0-32.4
HISPANIC
Yes 8 6 84.9 49.4-97.0 1 10.9 1.4-50.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.3 0.5-27.1
No 561 362 64.0 59.4-68.4 72 13.1 10.3-16.5 37 6.6 4.6- 9.4 33 6.6 4.5- 9.7 57 9.7 7.2-12.8
AGE
40-44 89 46 55.3 44.0-66.1 9 11.5 5.9-21.1 8 8.2 3.5-18.0 7 7.3 3.4-15.0 19 17.7 11.1-27.0
45-54 176 97 53.5 45.0-61.9 27 15.9 10.6-23.2 16 8.2 4.9-13.3 17 11.7 6.8-19.5 19 10.7 6.1-18.0
55-64 152 113 75.7 68.0-82.1 20 12.8 8.3-19.3 5 3.4 1.4- 7.9 4 2.4 0.9- 6.3 10 5.7 2.9-10.9
65+ 157 116 74.0 65.8-80.8 18 11.0 6.8-17.3 8 5.7 2.4-12.7 5 3.1 1.3- 7.4 10 6.3 3.3-11.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 73 49 68.3 55.3-79.0 10 10.7 5.5-19.7 1 4.0 0.6-23.3 4 5.9 2.2-14.8 9 11.1 5.6-20.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 130 85 63.0 52.7-72.1 16 13.9 8.3-22.3 13 9.9 5.5-17.2 3 4.1 0.9-16.1 13 9.2 4.4-18.2
Some Post-H.S. 146 97 65.2 56.2-73.2 15 11.2 6.4-18.7 9 4.9 2.4- 9.7 11 9.3 5.0-16.5 14 9.4 5.5-15.7
College Graduate 224 141 64.2 57.3-70.5 33 14.9 10.6-20.5 14 5.8 3.4-10.0 14 5.9 3.4-10.0 22 9.2 5.9-14.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 42 24 58.8 40.2-75.2 7 11.8 5.2-24.7 3 12.2 3.2-36.9 1 2.7 0.4-17.1 7 14.4 6.2-29.9
$15,000- 24,999 67 43 63.5 50.1-75.1 7 11.5 5.3-23.4 7 11.1 4.7-24.1 2 3.2 0.8-12.0 8 10.6 5.2-20.5
$25,000- 34,999 57 40 70.8 54.2-83.2 7 11.9 5.4-24.0 5 5.7 2.2-13.7 1 7.2 1.1-36.0 4 4.5 1.5-12.4
$35,000- 49,999 99 57 55.2 44.3-65.7 14 17.2 10.0-28.0 8 6.4 3.0-13.2 9 10.6 5.3-20.2 11 10.4 5.5-18.8
$50,000+ 240 166 69.9 63.1-76.0 29 11.2 7.6-16.1 12 5.1 2.8- 8.9 15 6.0 3.6-10.0 18 7.8 4.4-13.5
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 42 27 63.0 46.5-76.9 5 11.7 4.8-25.9 3 7.2 2.2-20.7 3 9.4 2.8-26.8 4 8.8 3.1-22.3
Appalachia II 73 43 57.9 44.2-70.5 12 17.0 9.3-29.0 5 5.0 1.9-12.9 3 3.7 1.1-11.5 10 16.4 7.6-31.7
Appalachia III 43 29 68.3 52.6-80.7 6 14.6 6.6-29.5 1 2.7 0.4-16.8 2 4.9 1.2-17.8 5 9.4 3.8-21.6
Catawba 37 23 57.6 39.5-73.9 6 22.5 10.0-43.3 3 6.5 2.0-19.6 2 4.2 1.0-15.9 3 9.1 2.8-26.0
Edisto 15 8 44.9 19.5-73.3 2 10.0 2.1-36.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 33.8 10.0-70.0 2 11.3 2.3-40.9
Low Country 39 28 76.1 60.2-87.0 6 14.6 6.5-29.7 3 6.5 2.0-19.0 2 2.7 0.7-10.6 0 0.0 . - .
Palmetto 84 58 72.6 61.7-81.3 7 8.2 3.7-17.0 6 6.1 2.5-13.8 5 5.3 2.1-12.6 8 7.9 3.8-15.6
Pee Dee 37 21 55.6 37.6-72.2 5 14.0 5.5-31.5 1 6.5 0.9-33.7 4 12.3 4.4-29.9 6 11.7 4.9-25.1
Savannah 30 22 75.8 55.6-88.7 4 12.9 4.0-34.3 3 9.4 2.9-26.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.9 0.3-12.3
Trident 64 45 70.4 57.2-80.9 11 18.1 9.9-30.8 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6 2 3.3 0.8-12.3 5 7.4 3.0-17.1
Upper Savannah 27 19 70.7 49.5-85.6 2 5.9 1.4-22.1 1 4.0 0.6-23.7 3 12.0 3.5-34.3 2 7.4 1.5-29.2
Waccamaw 45 30 65.9 48.3-80.0 4 6.3 2.3-16.4 6 18.7 7.9-38.2 0 0.0 . - . 5 9.0 3.4-21.6
Wateree 33 16 46.8 29.8-64.5 4 12.7 4.5-30.9 4 11.4 4.2-27.5 4 14.2 5.4-32.3 5 14.9 6.0-32.6

* This question was asked only of only male respondents and reported having a DRE.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
Palmetto: Fairfield,Lexington,Newberry,Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield,Darlington,Dillon,Florence,Marion,Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley,Charleston,Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville,Edgefield,Greenwood,Laurens,McCormick,Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown,Horry,Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon,Kershaw,Lee,Sumter

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