Search Disclaimer SC DHEC Home Health Services Contact Us Health Topics A to Z

BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

TO PRINT WIDE TABLES USE LANDSCAPE ORIENTATION

Prostate Cancer Screening

Did you receive the prostate cancer screening test?*

Back to Prostate Cancer Screening. Select a different topic for South Carolina:
  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,079 1,886 88.9 86.9-90.7 193 11.1 9.3-13.1
GENDER
Male 2,079 1,886 88.9 86.9-90.7 193 11.1 9.3-13.1
RACE
White 1,668 1,528 90.1 88.1-91.8 140 9.9 8.2-11.9
African American 303 264 83.7 76.8-88.8 39 16.3 11.2-23.2
Other 73 62 92.1 84.3-96.2 11 7.9 3.8-15.7
HISPANIC
Yes 14 12 94.3 76.5-98.8 2 5.7 1.2-23.5
No 2,042 1,853 88.9 86.8-90.6 189 11.1 9.4-13.2
AGE
35-44 138 103 75.4 65.4-83.2 35 24.6 16.8-34.6
45-54 459 390 86.6 82.6-89.7 69 13.4 10.3-17.4
55-64 646 597 91.8 88.7-94.1 49 8.2 5.9-11.3
65+ 836 796 94.6 91.9-96.4 40 5.4 3.6- 8.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 225 197 89.3 83.5-93.2 28 10.7 6.8-16.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 525 467 88.1 84.0-91.2 58 11.9 8.8-16.0
Some Post-H.S. 460 416 86.1 81.1-90.0 44 13.9 10.0-18.9
College Graduate 864 801 91.0 87.5-93.5 63 9.0 6.5-12.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 127 107 85.5 76.3-91.5 20 14.5 8.5-23.7
$15,000- $24,999 234 208 87.4 79.8-92.4 26 12.6 7.6-20.2
$25,000- $34,999 202 181 89.1 82.5-93.4 21 10.9 6.6-17.5
$35,000- $49,999 304 277 86.4 79.9-91.1 27 13.6 8.9-20.1
$50,000+ 1,015 927 89.4 86.3-91.8 88 10.6 8.2-13.7
Health District**
Appalachia I 142 129 89.0 78.1-94.8 13 11.0 5.2-21.9
Appalachia II 132 115 85.2 76.9-90.8 17 14.8 9.2-23.1
Appalachia III 96 85 86.2 75.3-92.8 11 13.8 7.2-24.7
Catawba 89 83 94.1 86.8-97.5 6 5.9 2.5-13.2
Edisto Savannah 258 237 90.2 84.9-93.8 21 9.8 6.2-15.1
Low Country 288 269 90.1 83.6-94.2 19 9.9 5.8-16.4
Palmetto 185 168 91.1 85.4-94.7 17 8.9 5.3-14.6
Pee Dee 124 116 92.4 84.9-96.4 8 7.6 3.6-15.1
Trident 269 241 87.8 80.5-92.7 28 12.2 7.3-19.5
Upper Savannah 123 107 85.0 75.9-91.0 16 15.0 9.0-24.1
Waccamaw 268 242 87.7 81.3-92.1 26 12.3 7.9-18.7
Wateree 92 82 89.2 80.1-94.5 10 10.8 5.5-19.9
Region***
Region I 265 236 87.2 80.6-91.8 29 12.8 8.2-19.4
Region II 228 200 85.6 79.4-90.2 28 14.4 9.8-20.6
Region III 274 251 92.0 87.8-94.9 23 8.0 5.1-12.2
Region IV 216 198 91.1 85.8-94.6 18 8.9 5.4-14.2
Region V 258 237 90.2 84.9-93.8 21 9.8 6.2-15.1
Region VI 268 242 87.7 81.3-92.1 26 12.3 7.9-18.7
Region VII 269 241 87.8 80.5-92.7 28 12.2 7.3-19.5
Region VIII 288 269 90.1 83.6-94.2 19 9.9 5.8-16.4

*This question was asked of respondents who reported having been told by a doctor about a screening test for prostate cancer.

#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

BRFSS Home

This page was generated on 15JUL09.