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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Skin Cancer+

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,113 841 75.6 71.5-79.2 272 24.4 20.8-28.5
GENDER
Male 396 305 77.0 70.8-82.2 91 23.0 17.8-29.2
Female 717 536 74.4 68.9-79.2 181 25.6 20.8-31.1
RACE
White 748 566 75.3 70.3-79.7 182 24.7 20.3-29.7
African American 272 209 78.2 70.2-84.6 63 21.8 15.4-29.8
Other Minorities 78 56 69.9 52.6-83.0 22 30.1 17.0-47.4
HISPANIC
Yes 46 36 85.1 68.1-93.9 10 14.9 6.1-31.9
No 1,065 803 75.0 70.8-78.7 262 25.0 21.3-29.2
AGE
18-24 108 90 82.0 68.7-90.4 18 18.0 9.6-31.3
25-34 301 282 92.3 85.4-96.1 19 7.7 3.9-14.6
35-44 439 332 74.6 68.0-80.2 107 25.4 19.8-32.0
45-54 210 109 54.2 43.7-64.3 101 45.8 35.7-56.3
55-64 35 14 35.3 18.4-57.1 21 64.7 42.9-81.6
65+ 14 9 66.0 25.2-91.8 5 34.0 8.2-74.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 100 77 78.2 64.7-87.6 23 21.8 12.4-35.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 322 240 72.9 65.1-79.5 82 27.1 20.5-34.9
Some Post-H.S. 312 243 79.7 72.1-85.6 69 20.3 14.4-27.9
College Graduate 379 281 73.7 66.1-80.1 98 26.3 19.9-33.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 71 55 82.8 69.1-91.2 16 17.2 8.8-30.9
$15,000- 24,999 168 129 71.1 60.1-80.1 39 28.9 19.9-39.9
$25,000- 34,999 169 137 80.5 69.6-88.1 32 19.5 11.9-30.4
$35,000- 49,999 198 158 80.0 70.0-87.3 40 20.0 12.7-30.0
$50,000+ 364 266 74.7 68.0-80.4 98 25.3 19.6-32.0
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 71 51 73.1 60.1-83.0 20 26.9 17.0-39.9
Cumberland 91 78 89.9 80.7-95.0 13 10.1 5.0-19.3
Durham 62 50 81.4 65.5-91.0 12 18.6 9.0-34.5
Forsyth 72 48 63.1 47.4-76.4 24 36.9 23.6-52.6
Gaston 91 73 73.6 61.4-83.0 18 26.4 17.0-38.6
Guilford 67 52 80.5 68.5-88.6 15 19.5 11.4-31.5
Mecklenburg 80 60 76.9 65.5-85.4 20 23.1 14.6-34.5
New Hanover 69 56 87.7 77.2-93.8 13 12.3 6.2-22.8
Onslow 104 68 69.3 57.0-79.3 36 30.7 20.7-43.0
Wake 79 59 76.2 64.6-84.9 20 23.8 15.1-35.4
Western NC 89 71 76.7 64.3-85.8 18 23.3 14.2-35.7
Piedmont NC 119 90 74.1 63.9-82.2 29 25.9 17.8-36.1
Eastern NC 119 85 73.3 62.7-81.8 34 26.7 18.2-37.3

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

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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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