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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Skin Cancer Prevention-WHITE MALES

When the youngest child in your household is outdoors during the summer for at least half an hour,
how often does s/he stay in an area protected by 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 880 471 53.9 50.0-57.7 236 28.4 25.0-32.0 121 12.4 10.1-15.1 21 2.3 1.4- 3.8 31 3.1 2.1- 4.5
AGE
18-24 40 22 46.2 30.1-63.1 14 44.9 28.6-62.3 3 6.2 1.9-18.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.7 0.4-16.8
25-34 290 186 65.3 58.6-71.3 60 20.1 15.4-25.8 31 10.5 6.8-15.7 4 1.2 0.4- 3.5 9 3.0 1.4- 6.4
35-44 370 182 50.7 44.8-56.6 113 32.9 27.5-38.8 51 11.0 8.1-14.8 10 2.6 1.3- 4.8 14 2.8 1.6- 5.0
45-54 133 54 38.9 29.9-48.8 42 33.5 24.9-43.3 26 18.0 11.6-26.8 6 5.5 2.1-13.5 5 4.1 1.7- 9.9
55-64 36 21 55.1 35.3-73.4 3 14.6 4.6-37.9 10 28.2 14.1-48.6 1 0.9 0.1- 6.2 1 1.2 0.2- 8.1
65-74 9 5 64.4 30.9-88.0 3 26.4 7.4-61.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 9.2 1.2-45.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 74 36 43.8 31.3-57.0 17 29.3 17.9-44.1 16 19.9 11.2-32.9 2 2.4 0.6- 9.0 3 4.7 1.3-15.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 250 132 54.8 47.5-61.8 61 26.4 20.5-33.4 38 12.9 8.9-18.2 4 1.3 0.4- 3.9 15 4.6 2.6- 8.1
Some Post-H.S. 220 116 53.1 45.5-60.5 54 24.5 18.7-31.4 33 14.7 10.0-21.1 9 4.3 2.1- 8.3 8 3.5 1.6- 7.2
College Graduate 335 186 56.0 49.7-62.0 104 31.9 26.4-37.9 34 9.0 6.0-13.1 6 1.9 0.7- 5.1 5 1.3 0.5- 3.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 19 6 26.8 11.5-50.6 6 39.2 18.2-65.1 4 19.4 7.0-43.6 1 2.0 0.3-13.3 2 12.7 3.2-39.0
$15,000- 24,999 74 34 43.6 31.1-57.0 23 35.4 23.7-49.2 13 16.9 8.7-30.3 2 2.0 0.5- 8.4 2 2.0 0.4- 8.2
$25,000- 34,999 108 55 51.3 40.2-62.2 19 17.6 10.3-28.4 22 21.4 13.5-32.3 3 2.7 0.8- 8.4 9 7.0 3.3-14.2
$35,000- 49,999 141 76 52.8 43.4-62.0 37 30.9 22.7-40.6 21 12.3 7.8-19.0 3 1.9 0.6- 6.3 4 2.0 0.7- 5.7
$50,000-74,999 172 94 54.6 45.9-63.0 44 26.9 19.9-35.3 22 11.4 7.0-17.9 7 3.8 1.7- 8.4 5 3.3 1.3- 8.1
$75,000+ 255 138 55.2 48.1-62.2 78 31.0 24.9-37.9 29 10.0 6.5-15.1 5 2.3 0.8- 6.6 5 1.4 0.4- 4.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 148 73 46.1 37.1-55.3 42 33.1 24.8-42.6 20 11.5 7.2-18.0 6 4.5 1.9-10.3 7 4.8 2.2-10.2
No 726 395 55.4 51.1-59.6 192 27.4 23.8-31.4 100 12.5 10.0-15.6 15 1.9 1.1- 3.5 24 2.8 1.7- 4.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 150 78 50.0 40.8-59.3 37 26.5 19.0-35.6 26 18.0 11.6-26.8 4 2.5 0.9- 6.9 5 3.0 1.1- 7.6
Non-Veteran 682 363 54.0 49.6-58.3 192 29.5 25.6-33.6 87 11.1 8.7-14.0 15 2.3 1.3- 4.1 25 3.2 2.0- 4.9
Currently Serving 47 30 67.0 51.5-79.5 7 16.7 7.9-31.9 8 14.2 6.8-27.4 1 1.0 0.1- 6.7 1 1.2 0.2- 8.1

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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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