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Data and Confidence Limits for Percentage of Men Aged 40+ Who Reported Ever Having a PSA Test by Year, Utah and U.S., 2001-2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, and 2012

Geog: BRFSS Utah vs. U.S. Year Age-adjusted Percentage of Men Aged 40+ Lower Limit Upper Limit
Record Count: 18
UT Old Methodology 2001 60.2% 56.6% 63.7%
UT Old Methodology 2002 64.4% 61.0% 67.8%
UT Old Methodology 2003 57.9% 54.2% 61.6%
UT Old Methodology 2004 58.2% 55.3% 61.0%
UT Old Methodology 2006 60.1% 57.5% 62.7%
UT Old Methodology 2008 60.7% 58.0% 63.4%
UT Old Methodology 2010 61.4% 59.4% 63.3%
UT Old Methodology 2012 51.4% 49.6% 53.2%
US Old Methodology 2001 60.9% 60.2% 61.6%
US Old Methodology 2002 61.8% 61.1% 62.5%
US Old Methodology 2003 60.7% 59.0% 62.5%
US Old Methodology 2004 61.3% 60.7% 61.9%
US Old Methodology 2006 59.3% 58.7% 59.9%
US Old Methodology 2008 64.0% 63.5% 64.5%
US Old Methodology 2010 64.2% 63.7% 64.7%
UT New Methodology 2010 61.4% 59.4% 63.3%
UT New Methodology 2012 51.4% 49.6% 53.2%
US New Methodology 2010 53.2%

Data Notes

Age-adjusted to U.S. 2000 standard population.

Data Sources

Utah Data: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, Office of Public Health Assessment, Utah Department of Health. U.S. Data: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), Division of Behavioral Surveillance, CDC Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services.

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Definition

The percentage of men aged 40 and above who reported having a prostate-specific antigen test in the last five years or who reported ever having had a prostate-specific antigen test.

How We Calculated the Rates

Numerator: The number of men aged 40 and above who reported having had a PSA test within the specified time period.
Denominator: The total number of male survey respondents aged 40 or older excluding those who responded "don't know" or "refused" to the numerator question.

Date Indicator Content Last Updated: 05/14/2014


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Content updated: Wed, 28 May 2014 10:46:49 MDT