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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Skin Cancer Prevention

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,065 3,859 76.7 75.2-78.2 1,206 23.3 21.8-24.8
-Buncombe County 100 72 73.6 63.3-81.8 28 26.4 18.2-36.7
GENDER
Male 37 26 74.1 57.8-85.6 11 25.9 14.4-42.2
Female 63 46 73.1 59.4-83.4 17 26.9 16.6-40.6
RACE
White 82 59 73.3 61.9-82.3 23 26.7 17.7-38.1
Other 17 12 73.7 46.7-90.0 5 26.3 10.0-53.3
AGE
18-44 78 63 81.5 70.6-89.0 15 18.5 11.0-29.4
45+ 22 9 45.1 24.3-67.8 13 54.9 32.2-75.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 36 26 72.9 55.6-85.3 10 27.1 14.7-44.4
Some College + 64 46 74.0 60.7-84.0 18 26.0 16.0-39.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 66 46 71.1 57.8-81.5 20 28.9 18.5-42.2
$50,000+ 28 22 81.9 63.5-92.2 6 18.1 7.8-36.5

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

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

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