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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Skin Cancer Prevention-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 849 6 0.4 0.2- 0.9 843 99.6 99.1-99.8
AGE
18-24 56 0 0.0 . - . 56 100 . - .
25-34 133 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 131 99.5 97.8-99.9
35-44 168 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8 167 99.5 96.2-99.9
45-54 171 2 0.6 0.1- 2.3 169 99.4 97.7-99.9
55-64 157 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 156 99.5 96.7-99.9
65-74 102 0 0.0 . - . 102 100 . - .
75+ 57 0 0.0 . - . 57 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 214 0 0.0 . - . 214 100 . - .
H.S. or G.E.D. 311 2 0.4 0.1- 1.8 309 99.6 98.2-99.9
Some Post-H.S. 185 3 0.8 0.2- 2.7 182 99.2 97.3-99.8
College Graduate 136 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 135 99.7 97.6- 100
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 143 0 0.0 . - . 143 100 . - .
$15,000- 24,999 162 2 0.7 0.2- 3.5 160 99.3 96.5-99.8
$25,000- 34,999 107 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 106 99.5 96.5-99.9
$35,000- 49,999 118 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 117 99.7 97.6- 100
$50,000-74,999 94 0 0.0 . - . 94 100 . - .
$75,000+ 64 1 1.0 0.1- 6.6 63 99.0 93.4-99.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 303 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8 302 99.9 99.2- 100
No 543 5 0.5 0.2- 1.3 538 99.5 98.7-99.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 252 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 251 99.8 98.5- 100
Non-Veteran 570 5 0.5 0.2- 1.2 565 99.5 98.8-99.8
Currently Serving 27 0 0.0 . - . 27 100 . - .

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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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