A digital rectal exam is an exam in which a doctor, nurse, or other
health professional places a gloved finger into the rectum to feel
the size, shape, and hardness of the prostate gland. Have you ever
had a digital rectal exam?

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
Yes 2133 71.0 1.1 68.7 73.2
No 623 29.0 1.1 26.8 31.3

Among males ages 40 years and older, excluding unknowns and refusals.