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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Prostate Cancer Screening

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 3-5 years 5 or more years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,264 851 66.9 63.8-69.8 205 16.4 14.2-18.8 106 8.6 7.0-10.6 52 3.9 2.9- 5.3 50 4.1 2.9- 5.8
RACE
White 1,051 714 67.2 64.0-70.2 164 16.4 14.1-19.0 90 8.9 7.1-11.0 42 3.9 2.8- 5.4 41 3.7 2.7- 5.1
African American 179 117 66.9 58.6-74.2 35 17.2 12.1-23.9 13 7.7 4.3-13.5 8 3.8 1.8- 8.0 6 4.4 1.7-10.9
Other 22 14 60.5 36.9-80.1 1 5.0 0.7-28.3 2 11.2 2.6-37.2 2 8.7 2.1-29.5 3 14.6 3.7-43.5
HISPANIC
Yes 10 9 88.0 47.2-98.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 12.0 1.6-52.8 0 0.0 . - .
No 1,242 831 66.4 63.3-69.3 204 16.7 14.5-19.1 106 8.9 7.2-10.9 51 3.8 2.8- 5.2 50 4.2 3.0- 5.9
AGE
40-44 62 35 58.0 44.0-70.8 13 21.1 12.2-34.0 8 12.8 6.1-24.9 3 4.3 1.2-14.0 3 3.8 1.1-12.2
45-54 293 170 63.3 56.9-69.2 63 18.2 14.1-23.2 31 8.8 6.0-12.7 16 5.0 3.0- 8.4 13 4.7 2.4- 9.2
55-64 423 290 68.0 62.9-72.7 63 15.9 12.4-20.2 39 9.6 6.9-13.2 21 4.7 2.8- 7.6 10 1.8 0.9- 3.4
65+ 486 356 71.3 66.4-75.8 66 14.0 10.9-17.9 28 6.6 4.3-10.2 12 2.3 1.2- 4.1 24 5.7 3.6- 9.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 115 72 64.5 53.9-73.8 22 16.5 10.4-25.1 11 11.5 6.1-20.5 5 3.6 1.4- 9.4 5 3.9 1.6- 9.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 332 214 65.6 59.6-71.1 55 17.2 13.1-22.2 30 8.8 6.0-12.8 19 5.0 3.0- 8.2 14 3.4 2.0- 5.9
Some Post-H.S. 273 179 62.2 55.1-68.8 45 16.2 11.9-21.7 25 10.2 6.6-15.6 12 5.4 2.9- 9.9 12 5.9 2.8-12.0
College Graduate 543 385 70.8 66.2-74.9 83 16.0 12.8-19.7 40 7.0 4.9- 9.9 16 2.6 1.5- 4.3 19 3.7 2.1- 6.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 97 50 52.2 40.5-63.7 19 18.7 11.2-29.6 7 10.1 4.7-20.2 12 12.0 6.2-21.8 9 7.0 3.5-13.7
$15,000- $24,999 173 121 71.2 62.6-78.5 29 15.9 10.8-22.7 10 4.6 2.3- 9.1 5 3.4 1.2- 9.2 8 4.9 1.9-12.1
$25,000- $34,999 128 81 62.4 52.4-71.5 27 21.3 14.6-30.0 9 6.3 3.2-12.3 5 2.9 1.1- 7.0 6 7.1 2.5-18.2
$35,000- $49,999 210 154 74.0 66.8-80.1 20 10.4 6.5-16.4 23 10.2 6.6-15.3 6 2.6 1.0- 6.2 7 2.9 1.3- 6.4
$50,000+ 537 364 66.3 61.6-70.6 94 18.0 14.7-21.9 41 8.5 6.0-11.7 20 3.6 2.2- 5.7 18 3.7 2.2- 6.3
Health District**
Appalachia I 79 48 63.1 50.6-74.1 12 11.1 6.1-19.5 8 12.6 6.2-24.0 5 7.5 2.6-20.1 6 5.6 2.4-12.4
Appalachia II 143 97 66.5 57.4-74.5 26 18.0 12.0-26.1 12 9.8 5.4-17.2 6 4.5 2.0- 9.7 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7
Appalachia III 80 53 64.8 52.3-75.6 13 17.1 9.6-28.5 4 5.9 2.1-15.7 3 4.5 1.3-14.3 7 7.8 3.3-17.1
Catawba 75 43 54.3 41.7-66.4 13 19.2 10.9-31.5 14 20.1 11.9-32.1 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 4 5.6 1.9-15.5
Edisto Savannah 112 78 70.4 60.2-78.9 20 17.5 11.2-26.5 6 6.5 2.5-15.5 4 2.9 1.1- 7.7 4 2.6 0.9- 7.2
Low Country 76 63 80.3 67.8-88.7 7 10.4 4.8-21.0 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9 2 3.3 0.6-15.2 3 5.2 1.6-15.6
Palmetto 192 130 67.1 59.2-74.1 35 18.5 13.2-25.2 14 7.1 4.1-12.0 8 3.4 1.6- 7.0 5 4.0 1.3-11.6
Pee Dee 78 56 74.7 63.3-83.5 12 14.4 8.0-24.5 6 5.5 2.3-12.6 4 5.4 2.0-13.7 0 0.0 . - .
Trident 168 110 66.4 57.5-74.2 30 17.8 12.3-25.1 13 6.0 3.3-10.8 7 4.6 2.0-10.2 8 5.3 2.2-12.1
Upper Savannah 61 44 69.4 54.1-81.4 9 17.4 8.6-32.2 5 8.4 3.1-21.2 2 2.7 0.7-10.3 1 2.0 0.3-12.8
Waccamaw 124 81 61.3 50.3-71.2 14 14.4 8.3-23.8 16 13.9 7.6-24.0 5 2.6 1.0- 6.3 8 7.9 3.2-18.2
Wateree 66 41 68.9 55.1-80.0 13 16.9 9.1-29.3 6 9.2 3.6-21.3 4 3.1 1.1- 8.3 2 1.9 0.5- 7.4
Region***
Region I 140 92 65.9 56.3-74.4 21 13.9 8.7-21.6 13 10.8 6.0-18.5 7 5.4 2.2-12.6 7 4.0 1.8- 8.5
Region II 223 150 65.9 58.6-72.5 39 17.6 12.7-24.0 16 8.3 5.0-13.7 9 4.5 2.3- 8.7 9 3.7 1.8- 7.5
Region III 267 173 63.3 56.5-69.5 48 18.7 14.0-24.4 28 11.0 7.5-15.9 9 2.6 1.3- 5.2 9 4.5 2.0- 9.7
Region IV 144 97 71.9 63.2-79.2 25 15.6 10.2-23.1 12 7.3 3.8-13.6 8 4.3 2.0- 8.7 2 0.9 0.2- 3.6
Region V 112 78 70.4 60.2-78.9 20 17.5 11.2-26.5 6 6.5 2.5-15.5 4 2.9 1.1- 7.7 4 2.6 0.9- 7.2
Region VI 124 81 61.3 50.3-71.2 14 14.4 8.3-23.8 16 13.9 7.6-24.0 5 2.6 1.0- 6.3 8 7.9 3.2-18.2
Region VII 168 110 66.4 57.5-74.2 30 17.8 12.3-25.1 13 6.0 3.3-10.8 7 4.6 2.0-10.2 8 5.3 2.2-12.1
Region VIII 76 63 80.3 67.8-88.7 7 10.4 4.8-21.0 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9 2 3.3 0.6-15.2 3 5.2 1.6-15.6

* This question was asked only of male respondents who reported having had a PSA test.

#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 I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
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

*** 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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