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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Skin Cancer Prevention-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

In the past 12 months, have you tried to get a tan using a tanning lamp
or tanning machine, whether it was at a tanning salon, at your home, or elsewhere?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 849 3 0.3 0.1- 1.0 846 99.7 99.0-99.9
AGE
18-24 56 0 0.0 . - . 56 100 . - .
25-34 133 0 0.0 . - . 133 100 . - .
35-44 168 2 1.3 0.3- 5.1 166 98.7 94.9-99.7
45-54 171 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8 170 99.7 98.2- 100
55-64 157 0 0.0 . - . 157 100 . - .
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 1 0.7 0.1- 4.5 184 99.3 95.5-99.9
College Graduate 136 0 0.0 . - . 136 100 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 143 0 0.0 . - . 143 100 . - .
$15,000- 24,999 162 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9 161 99.4 96.1-99.9
$25,000- 34,999 107 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9 106 98.8 92.1-99.8
$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 0 0.0 . - . 64 100 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 303 0 0.0 . - . 303 100 . - .
No 543 3 0.4 0.1- 1.5 540 99.6 98.5-99.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 252 0 0.0 . - . 252 100 . - .
Non-Veteran 570 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4 567 99.6 98.6-99.9
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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