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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Skin Cancer Prevention

Earlier you said you had child/children under age 18. Are any of the child/children under age 13?

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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
-Mecklenburg County 238 185 78.9 72.7-84.0 53 21.1 16.0-27.3
GENDER
Male 75 58 78.1 66.7-86.3 17 21.9 13.7-33.3
Female 163 127 79.5 71.9-85.5 36 20.5 14.5-28.1
RACE
White 154 115 75.3 67.1-81.9 39 24.7 18.1-32.9
Other 83 69 85.2 74.9-91.8 14 14.8 8.2-25.1
AGE
18-44 180 154 84.9 78.2-89.8 26 15.1 10.2-21.8
45+ 57 31 60.4 45.5-73.7 26 39.6 26.3-54.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 64 51 83.6 72.1-90.9 13 16.4 9.1-27.9
Some College + 174 134 76.8 69.1-83.0 40 23.2 17.0-30.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 84 62 78.9 67.8-86.9 22 21.1 13.1-32.2
$50,000+ 114 91 77.6 68.0-85.0 23 22.4 15.0-32.0

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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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