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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Cumberland County

Skin Cancer+

The next question is about sunburns, including any time that even a small part of your skin was red for more than 12 hours. Have you had a sunburn within the past 12 months?

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,047 642 21.7 19.6-24.1 2,405 78.3 75.9-80.4
Cumberland County 207 34 15.3 10.8-21.2 173 84.7 78.8-89.2
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 210 52 26.9 20.0-35.1 158 73.1 64.9-80.0
Durham 207 35 17.0 11.9-23.6 172 83.0 76.4-88.1
Forsyth 228 42 18.5 13.5-24.7 186 81.5 75.3-86.5
Gaston 229 46 19.2 14.2-25.4 183 80.8 74.6-85.8
Guilford 193 28 13.9 9.3-20.2 165 86.1 79.8-90.7
Mecklenburg 211 49 25.2 19.1-32.4 162 74.8 67.6-80.9
New Hanover 195 58 38.4 27.7-50.3 137 61.6 49.7-72.3
Onslow 213 56 26.6 19.8-34.7 157 73.4 65.3-80.2
Wake 204 53 28.2 21.6-35.8 151 71.8 64.2-78.4
Western NC 309 57 19.7 15.0-25.4 252 80.3 74.6-85.0
Piedmont NC 320 75 24.6 19.4-30.8 245 75.4 69.2-80.6
Eastern NC 321 57 17.7 13.2-23.2 264 82.3 76.8-86.8

+ Approximately half of the respondents received questions from this topic See Technical Notes for more information.

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for Cumberland County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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