Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you had prostate cancer?
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1554 41   2.6  ( 1.7- 4.1) 1513  97.4  (95.9-98.3)
     GENDER      
Male 1554 41   2.6  ( 1.7- 4.1) 1513  97.4  (95.9-98.3)
Female    0    
   RACE/ETHNICITY      
White/NH 1453 40   2.8  ( 1.7- 4.4) 1413  97.2  (95.6-98.3)
African American/NH   44  1   1.2  ( 0.2- 8.2)   43  98.8  (91.8-99.8)
       AGE      
40-44  237    237
45-54  487  7   0.9  ( 0.4- 2.0)  480  99.1  (98.0-99.6)
55-64  369 10   4.0  ( 1.4-10.6)  359  96.0  (89.4-98.6)
65+  461 24   5.9  ( 3.6- 9.5)  437  94.1  (90.5-96.4)
     EDUCATION      
Less Than H.S.  405 11   2.6  ( 1.4- 4.7)  394  97.4  (95.3-98.6)
H.S. or G.E.D.  597 10   2.5  ( 1.0- 6.5)  587  97.5  (93.5-99.0)
Some Post-H.S.  293  8   2.0  ( 0.8- 5.2)  285  98.0  (94.8-99.2)
College Graduate  257 12   3.4  ( 1.6- 7.1)  245  96.6  (92.9-98.4)
  HOUSEHOLD INCOME      
Less than $15,000  192  3   1.3  ( 0.4- 4.2)  189  98.7  (95.8-99.6)
$15,000- 24,999  233  9   4.2  ( 1.7-10.0)  224  95.8  (90.0-98.3)
$25,000- 34,999  143  2   0.9  ( 0.2- 4.0)  141  99.1  (96.0-99.8)
$35,000- 49,999  218  9   3.5  ( 1.7- 7.0)  209  96.5  (93.0-98.3)
$50,000 - 74,999  185  2   0.7  ( 0.1- 3.2)  183  99.3  (96.8-99.9)
$75,000 +  140  5   2.9  ( 0.9- 9.0)  135  97.1  (91.0-99.1)

*Asked only to males age 40 and older
#Use caution in interpreting data for total respondents less than 50. N = Cell Size, NH = Non-Hispanic, %
= Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.
Unless stated differently above, Missing, 'Don't know', and Refused responses are excluded.