Percentage of Men Ages 40 Years and Older Who Reported
They Had Not Had A PSA Test Within the Past Two Years

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 985 46.6 1.2 44.3 48.8
  . . . . .
AGE GROUP . . . . .
40-49 years 511 73.1 1.8 69.5 76.6
50-69 years 370 34.5 1.6 31.5 37.6
70+ years 104 22.7 2.1 18.5 26.9
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 55 70.1 5.4 59.4 80.8
Non-Hispanic 927 45.3 1.2 43.0 47.6
RACE . . . . .
White Only 895 46.1 1.2 43.7 48.4
Black Only 24 42.1 7.3 27.9 56.3
Other Race Only 50 54.2 5.8 42.8 65.6
More than One Race 13 68.5 10.9 47.3 89.8
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 69 53.9 4.8 44.4 63.3
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 318 49.3 2.1 45.2 53.4
Some College 255 47.1 2.3 42.6 51.5
College Graduate 342 42.8 1.9 39.2 46.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 61 59.2 5.0 49.3 69.1
$15,000 - $24,999 153 52.6 3.2 46.3 58.9
$25,000 - $34,999 139 44.8 3.0 38.9 50.7
$35,000 - $49,999 169 47.0 2.8 41.5 52.5
$50,000+ 353 46.7 1.9 43.0 50.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 728 54.4 1.5 51.6 57.2
Out of Work 42 67.9 6.6 55.1 80.7
Homemaker / Student 8 66.0 16.4 33.9 98.1
Retired 161 22.7 1.7 19.3 26.1
Unable to Work 46 48.5 5.6 37.5 59.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 150 24.1 1.9 20.4 27.8
1-19 Hours 16 32.7 7.4 18.2 47.3
20-39 Hours 59 45.9 4.5 37.0 54.7
40 + Hours 637 54.6 1.6 51.5 57.6
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 627 44.7 1.4 42.1 47.4
Divorced / Separated 185 55.8 3.0 49.9 61.6
Widowed 49 29.8 4.2 21.6 38.0
Never Married 121 65.8 3.7 58.5 73.1
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 209 42.5 2.4 37.8 47.3
Living without a Disability 757 47.5 1.3 44.9 50.1
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 41 35.6 4.8 26.2 45.0
Rural 133 43.0 3.0 37.1 48.9
Densely-settled Rural 151 43.7 2.9 38.0 49.5
Semi-urban 201 49.1 2.6 44.1 54.2
Urban 453 48.7 1.7 45.3 52.1
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 254 63.8 2.5 58.8 68.7
Non-Smoker 728 42.6 1.3 40.1 45.1
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 70 32.7 3.5 25.9 39.6
No Diabetes 906 48.0 1.2 45.6 50.4
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 277 48.7 2.3 44.3 53.1
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 465 46.7 1.7 43.4 49.9
Obese (BMI >= 30) 230 43.2 2.3 38.7 47.7
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 157 44.5 2.9 38.8 50.1
Excellent to Good 828 47.0 1.3 44.5 49.5
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 58 47.2 5.0 37.5 56.9
<14 days mental health not good 921 46.4 1.2 44.1 48.8
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 114 73.1 3.8 65.6 80.6
Insured 868 44.4 1.2 42.1 46.8

Numerator: Male respondents ages 40 years and older who
reported they had not had a psa test within the past two years.
Denominator: Male respondents ages 40 years and older, excluding unknowns and refusals.