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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Skin Cancer Prevention-WHITE FEMALES

When the youngest child in your household is oudoors during the summer for at least half an hour,
how often do you stay in the shade?

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  Total
Respond.^
Always Nearly always Sometimes Seldom Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,672 218 12.9 11.0-15.0 302 19.5 17.2-22.0 735 43.1 40.3-46.0 259 14.7 12.8-16.9 158 9.8 8.1-11.7
AGE
18-24 109 29 26.6 18.1-37.2 22 19.7 11.8-31.1 45 38.4 28.3-49.6 6 7.5 2.8-18.9 7 7.8 3.5-16.3
25-34 636 112 17.6 14.3-21.5 139 23.9 20.1-28.2 252 38.0 33.7-42.4 76 12.1 9.4-15.4 57 8.4 6.3-11.2
35-44 674 49 7.3 5.1-10.2 105 17.7 14.3-21.7 315 46.4 41.9-51.0 140 19.7 16.3-23.5 65 8.9 6.7-11.7
45-54 196 16 8.4 4.6-15.0 27 13.7 9.1-20.3 100 50.6 42.3-58.8 30 13.0 8.6-19.2 23 14.2 9.2-21.4
55-64 36 9 15.9 6.6-33.6 7 17.7 6.4-40.3 10 22.7 10.4-42.7 4 6.8 2.1-20.0 6 36.8 15.6-64.8
65-74 14 2 3.0 0.6-14.1 2 4.3 0.9-17.6 8 84.5 61.7-94.9 2 8.2 1.7-32.1 0 0.0 . - .
75+ 2 1 51.5 6.2-94.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 48.5 5.6-93.8 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 120 13 11.9 6.0-22.3 31 26.9 18.6-37.3 48 36.2 26.6-47.0 15 10.4 5.9-17.7 13 14.6 7.3-27.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 438 66 16.2 12.3-20.9 66 18.2 13.9-23.3 184 38.4 33.2-43.9 70 14.7 11.2-19.1 52 12.6 9.1-17.1
Some Post-H.S. 479 69 14.2 10.8-18.4 79 17.4 13.5-22.2 194 40.8 35.5-46.2 91 18.8 14.9-23.4 46 8.9 6.4-12.2
College Graduate 633 70 9.9 7.5-13.0 126 20.3 16.7-24.4 307 49.4 44.8-54.1 83 12.8 10.0-16.3 47 7.5 5.5-10.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 81 13 13.0 7.2-22.4 16 28.0 17.3-42.0 25 29.7 18.3-44.4 16 15.3 8.6-25.6 11 14.0 7.4-24.9
$15,000- 24,999 215 34 17.7 11.8-25.7 41 20.1 13.9-28.2 92 39.3 31.7-47.5 31 13.8 9.3-20.0 17 9.1 5.4-15.0
$25,000- 34,999 192 24 12.0 7.2-19.5 25 14.9 9.6-22.4 90 46.5 37.8-55.5 31 13.9 9.3-20.2 22 12.7 7.0-21.8
$35,000- 49,999 269 34 11.5 7.9-16.5 44 19.1 13.6-26.1 127 45.7 38.9-52.7 42 15.9 11.4-21.7 22 7.8 4.9-12.2
$50,000-74,999 275 41 15.9 11.3-22.0 51 19.6 14.6-25.7 125 44.0 37.3-50.9 35 12.5 8.4-18.2 23 8.0 5.0-12.5
$75,000+ 369 38 10.8 7.5-15.3 61 16.6 12.6-21.5 172 46.5 40.5-52.6 70 18.9 14.5-24.3 28 7.2 4.8-10.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 319 41 13.4 9.3-18.8 58 19.3 14.5-25.3 127 40.0 33.6-46.7 56 15.2 11.2-20.3 37 12.1 8.0-18.0
No 1,346 177 12.8 10.8-15.1 243 19.6 17.1-22.3 605 43.9 40.8-47.1 202 14.6 12.5-17.0 119 9.1 7.4-11.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 38 5 19.2 7.3-41.9 8 21.4 9.5-41.5 14 28.0 15.5-45.2 8 24.2 11.4-44.1 3 7.2 1.8-24.9
Non-Veteran 1,625 212 12.8 10.9-14.9 293 19.5 17.2-22.0 719 43.6 40.7-46.5 247 14.3 12.4-16.5 154 9.8 8.1-11.8
Currently Serving 9 1 6.0 0.8-34.4 1 4.9 0.6-29.8 2 18.0 3.9-54.5 4 49.4 17.9-81.4 1 21.7 3.2-69.6

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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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