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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Skin Cancer Prevention-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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%)
TOTAL 760 570 76.8 73.0-80.2 190 23.2 19.8-27.0
AGE
18-24 68 56 82.8 70.5-90.7 12 17.2 9.3-29.5
25-34 249 231 94.0 90.2-96.4 18 6.0 3.6- 9.8
35-44 250 168 69.5 62.2-76.0 82 30.5 24.0-37.8
45-54 116 68 61.7 50.2-72.0 48 38.3 28.0-49.8
55-64 53 32 63.9 48.1-77.2 21 36.1 22.8-51.9
65-74 16 10 75.3 43.2-92.4 6 24.7 7.6-56.8
75+ 4 1 42.8 7.0-88.2 3 57.2 11.8-93.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 99 69 73.1 62.4-81.6 30 26.9 18.4-37.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 271 198 76.1 69.6-81.6 73 23.9 18.4-30.4
Some Post-H.S. 235 180 77.2 69.8-83.2 55 22.8 16.8-30.2
College Graduate 155 123 79.7 71.1-86.2 32 20.3 13.8-28.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 156 110 75.1 66.9-81.8 46 24.9 18.2-33.1
$15,000- 24,999 208 164 75.0 66.2-82.1 44 25.0 17.9-33.8
$25,000- 34,999 121 91 74.4 64.0-82.7 30 25.6 17.3-36.0
$35,000- 49,999 81 69 89.5 81.1-94.4 12 10.5 5.6-18.9
$50,000-74,999 45 34 81.4 66.2-90.7 11 18.6 9.3-33.8
$75,000+ 43 35 74.4 55.5-87.1 8 25.6 12.9-44.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 206 134 65.9 57.5-73.4 72 34.1 26.6-42.5
No 545 429 80.7 76.6-84.2 116 19.3 15.8-23.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 33 23 81.4 65.4-91.1 10 18.6 8.9-34.6
Non-Veteran 718 540 76.6 72.7-80.1 178 23.4 19.9-27.3
Currently Serving 9 7 71.8 33.6-92.8 2 28.2 7.2-66.4

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

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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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