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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Skin Cancer Prevention-WHITE MALES

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 847 99 11.0 8.9-13.7 181 20.6 17.6-23.9 393 48.3 44.4-52.2 119 13.1 10.8-15.9 55 7.0 5.2- 9.3
AGE
18-24 40 8 17.4 7.7-34.8 17 42.2 26.8-59.4 11 30.3 16.6-48.8 4 10.0 3.4-26.0 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 282 43 14.4 10.5-19.5 80 26.1 20.6-32.4 116 42.5 35.9-49.4 27 10.1 6.7-15.0 16 6.8 3.9-11.6
35-44 354 37 10.5 7.3-14.9 53 15.2 11.2-20.2 185 52.7 46.7-58.7 52 12.8 9.5-17.0 27 8.8 5.8-13.0
45-54 127 9 5.8 2.7-11.8 21 13.2 8.2-20.6 63 55.0 45.0-64.6 26 21.1 14.1-30.5 8 4.9 2.1-10.8
55-64 34 2 2.7 0.6-10.6 7 26.3 11.9-48.6 16 55.4 35.4-73.8 7 11.5 4.8-24.7 2 4.1 0.9-16.3
65-74 8 0 0.0 . - . 3 32.0 9.0-69.1 0 0.0 . - . 3 39.0 12.4-74.4 2 29.0 7.2-68.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 73 13 15.1 8.2-26.1 15 19.0 11.0-30.9 34 52.8 39.5-65.8 6 5.7 2.5-12.7 5 7.3 2.8-17.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 237 27 10.4 6.8-15.6 45 20.0 14.5-26.9 105 43.6 36.4-51.1 42 17.4 12.5-23.7 18 8.6 5.1-14.2
Some Post-H.S. 209 29 12.7 8.4-18.8 55 26.5 20.2-34.1 80 39.3 32.0-47.0 33 15.8 11.1-22.0 12 5.7 3.0-10.4
College Graduate 327 30 9.6 6.5-14.0 65 17.9 13.7-23.1 174 55.6 49.3-61.7 38 10.3 7.2-14.6 20 6.5 4.0-10.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 19 2 7.7 1.9-27.0 7 41.8 20.4-66.9 5 24.9 10.1-49.4 5 25.6 10.3-50.6 0 0.0 . - .
$15,000- 24,999 70 7 6.9 2.9-15.5 27 36.7 24.8-50.4 25 42.9 29.7-57.2 11 13.4 7.0-24.3 0 0.0 . - .
$25,000- 34,999 107 14 11.3 6.3-19.6 26 24.2 16.1-34.8 42 41.1 30.5-52.6 14 12.9 7.0-22.4 11 10.4 5.4-19.2
$35,000- 49,999 131 23 17.5 11.3-26.3 22 16.5 10.3-25.3 63 50.6 40.9-60.3 15 9.5 5.6-15.7 8 5.8 2.8-11.8
$50,000-74,999 165 16 9.4 5.5-15.6 25 15.0 9.7-22.6 85 52.1 43.3-60.8 29 14.8 10.0-21.4 10 8.6 4.5-15.9
$75,000+ 249 16 5.7 3.3- 9.6 41 16.2 11.5-22.3 137 57.3 50.2-64.2 37 14.6 10.3-20.3 18 6.2 3.6-10.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 141 12 8.7 4.5-16.2 39 26.4 19.0-35.5 56 42.3 33.2-52.0 24 15.0 9.7-22.5 10 7.5 3.8-14.5
No 700 86 11.3 9.0-14.2 141 19.6 16.4-23.3 335 49.4 45.1-53.8 94 12.8 10.3-15.9 44 6.8 4.9- 9.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 142 13 9.7 5.1-17.9 41 27.0 19.6-36.0 54 37.3 28.7-46.9 20 15.8 9.7-24.5 14 10.2 5.6-17.6
Non-Veteran 658 79 10.8 8.5-13.7 128 19.0 15.7-22.8 319 51.0 46.6-55.5 93 12.7 10.2-15.8 39 6.4 4.5- 9.1
Currently Serving 46 7 19.9 9.6-36.8 12 25.1 14.1-40.5 20 39.9 26.0-55.6 5 9.8 3.9-22.5 2 5.3 1.1-21.9

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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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