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 953 43.5 1.2 41.2 45.9
  . . . . .
AGE GROUP . . . . .
40-49 years 341 74.0 2.3 69.5 78.5
50-69 years 475 34.4 1.4 31.6 37.2
70+ years 137 18.4 1.6 15.4 21.5
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 45 62.8 6.2 50.5 75.0
Non-Hispanic 907 42.8 1.2 40.3 45.2
RACE . . . . .
White Only 836 42.2 1.3 39.7 44.7
Black Only 35 39.6 6.1 27.6 51.6
Other Race Only 62 68.1 5.0 58.3 77.8
More than One Race . . . . .
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 82 63.2 4.4 54.5 71.9
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 290 45.0 2.2 40.7 49.2
Some College 265 47.0 2.6 41.9 52.0
College Graduate 315 37.5 1.8 33.9 41.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 66 58.3 5.4 47.7 68.8
$15,000 - $24,999 133 52.4 3.6 45.4 59.3
$25,000 - $34,999 112 47.0 4.3 38.6 55.5
$35,000 - $49,999 153 41.6 2.9 36.0 47.3
$50,000+ 410 41.1 1.7 37.8 44.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 639 50.7 1.6 47.6 53.8
Out of Work 60 60.7 5.5 50.0 71.4
Homemaker / Student . . . . .
Retired 186 20.1 1.6 17.0 23.1
Unable to Work 56 40.3 4.9 30.7 49.9
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 157 22.2 1.9 18.5 25.8
1-19 Hours 28 25.5 5.2 15.3 35.6
20-39 Hours 83 46.5 4.0 38.6 54.4
40 + Hours 545 50.4 1.7 47.0 53.7
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 621. 58.8 1.4 56.0 61.5
Divorced / Separated 160 55.6 3.1 49.5 61.7
Widowed 67 31.8 3.7 24.5 39.1
Never Married 103 65.2 4.3 56.7 73.7
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier .40 42.9 6.1 30.9 54.9
Rural 147 46.7 3.2 40.5 53.0
Densely-settled Rural 136 39.9 3.1 33.8 45.9
Semi-urban 177 49.8 3.1 43.7 55.8
Urban 453 41.5 1.6 38.3 44.7
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 238 33.9 2.1 29.9 37.9
Living without a Disability 710 46.9 1.4 44.0 49.7
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 121 76.9 3.5 70.1 83.7
Insured 829 40.7 1.3 38.3 43.2
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 109 29.0 2.6 23.9 34.2
No Diabetes 843 45.7 1.3 43.1 48.3
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 51 39.6 4.8 30.2 49.0
No Current Asthma 894 43.7 1.3 41.3 46.2
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 160 40.8 2.8 35.3 46.4
Excellent to Good 788 43.9 1.3 41.3 46.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 56 41.5 5.0 31.6 51.4
<14 days mental health not good 882 43.6 1.3 41.1 46.0
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 191 56.2 3.0 50.3 62.1
Non-Smoker 759 41.3 1.3 38.8 43.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 236 44.8 2.7 39.5 50.0
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 393 41.7 1.8 38.2 45.3
Obese (BMI >= 30) . . . . .
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 655 41.1 1.4 38.4 43.9
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 297 50.8 23.0 46.3 55.4
ARTHRITIS STATUS* . . . . .
Has Arthritis 112 29.2 2.6 24.1 34.3
No Arthritis 346 48.3 2.0 44.3 52.3

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.
 
*Please Note: Prevalence of men ages 40 years and older who reported they had not had a PSA test within
the past two years among categories of Arthritis Status is based on responses from all respondents
on Questionnaire Split B, excluding unknowns and refusals.