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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Guilford County

Skin Cancer+

In the past 12 months, have you tried to get a tan using a tanning lamp or tanning machine, whether it was at a tanning salon, at your home, or elsewhere?

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,068 298 8.9 7.6-10.5 2,770 91.1 89.5-92.4
Guilford County 194 22 9.2 5.9-14.2 172 90.8 85.8-94.1
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 211 27 13.7 9.0-20.2 184 86.3 79.8-91.0
Cumberland 208 16 6.5 3.7-11.3 192 93.5 88.7-96.3
Durham 208 9 3.4 1.6- 7.0 199 96.6 93.0-98.4
Forsyth 230 10 4.2 2.2- 8.1 220 95.8 91.9-97.8
Gaston 232 36 14.3 10.0-20.1 196 85.7 79.9-90.0
Mecklenburg 211 17 7.3 4.4-12.0 194 92.7 88.0-95.6
New Hanover 195 22 9.3 5.7-14.9 173 90.7 85.1-94.3
Onslow 214 19 7.6 4.6-12.3 195 92.4 87.7-95.4
Wake 208 11 4.3 2.2- 8.1 197 95.7 91.9-97.8
Western NC 309 35 11.8 8.3-16.6 274 88.2 83.4-91.7
Piedmont NC 323 43 11.4 8.1-15.9 280 88.6 84.1-91.9
Eastern NC 325 31 7.4 4.9-11.0 294 92.6 89.0-95.1

+ 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 Guilford 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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