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 907 45.2 1.2 42.9 47.5
  . . . . .
AGE GROUP . . . . .
40-49 years 434 73.9 1.9 70.1 77.6
50-69 years 367 34.4 1.6 31.3 37.5
70+ years 106 19.1 1.8 15.6 22.6
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 46 60.6 6.3 48.2 72.9
Non-Hispanic 859 44.4 1.2 42.1 46.7
RACE . . . . .
White Only 821 44.2 1.2 41.8 46.6
Black Only 24 44.5 7.2 30.3 58.7
Other Race Only 48 62.8 6.2 50.7 74.8
More than One Race 12 50.3 10.2 30.4 70.3
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 83 50.8 4.3 42.4 59.2
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 293 49.1 2.1 44.9 53.3
Some College 235 46.8 2.3 42.2 51.3
College Graduate 294 39.7 1.9 36.1 43.4
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 64 51.7 5.1 41.7 61.7
$15,000 - $24,999 132 45.7 3.2 39.5 52.0
$25,000 - $34,999 118 47.0 3.3 40.6 53.4
$35,000 - $49,999 162 48.7 2.8 43.2 54.3
$50,000+ 375 43.6 1.7 40.2 47.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 681 54.3 1.5 51.5 57.2
Out of Work 28 69.8 7.2 55.8 83.8
Homemaker / Student 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Retired 153 20.1 1.6 17.1 23.2
Unable to Work 45 46.6 5.8 35.2 57.9
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 128 20.7 1.8 17.2 24.1
1-19 Hours 25 26.4 4.9 16.8 36.0
20-39 Hours 55 36.6 4.1 28.5 44.6
40 + Hours 616 55.3 1.5 52.3 58.3
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 599 43.6 1.3 40.9 46.2
Divorced / Separated 157 55.2 3.0 49.3 61.1
Widowed 58 34.3 4.0 26.4 42.2
Never Married 93 61.3 4.3 52.9 69.8
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 202 35.7 2.2 31.4 40.1
Living without a Disability 701 48.2 1.4 45.5 50.9
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 48 42.9 4.9 33.3 52.6
Rural 120 40.3 3.1 34.3 46.3
Densely-settled Rural 174 49.8 2.8 44.4 55.2
Semi-urban 181 47.5 2.7 42.3 52.7
Urban 382 43.9 1.8 40.4 47.4
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 237 59.9 2.6 54.8 64.9
Non-Smoker 667 41.6 1.3 39.1 44.2
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 82 34.8 3.3 28.3 41.2
No Diabetes 823 46.5 1.2 44.1 49.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 264 49.0 2.3 44.6 53.5
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 385 42.2 1.7 38.8 45.5
Obese (BMI >= 30) 249 46.3 2.2 41.9 50.6
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 149 40.8 2.8 35.4 46.3
Excellent to Good 754 46.1 1.3 43.5 48.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 61 47.6 4.6 38.6 56.7
<14 days mental health not good 837 45.2 1.2 42.8 47.6
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 119 78.9 3.3 72.3 85.4
Insured 787 42.5 1.2 40.1 44.8

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.