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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Skin Cancer Prevention

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%)
North Carolina 3,807 2,000 52.1 50.2-54.1 831 22.8 21.2-24.5 568 14.1 12.8-15.5 135 3.9 3.2- 4.8 273 7.1 6.1- 8.1
-Randolph County 80 35 39.7 28.4-52.2 22 30.3 19.9-43.1 16 20.6 12.0-33.1 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3 6 8.5 3.5-19.1
GENDER
Male 31 11 31.7 17.5-50.4 10 31.8 17.2-51.2 7 25.9 12.2-46.7 0 0.0 . - . 3 10.6 3.1-30.3
Female 49 24 48.2 32.6-64.2 12 28.6 15.9-46.0 9 15.0 7.6-27.7 1 1.9 0.3-12.5 3 6.2 1.9-18.1
RACE
White 64 30 44.1 31.1-58.1 18 31.4 19.8-45.9 11 16.9 9.0-29.2 0 0.0 . - . 5 7.7 3.1-17.5
Other 16 5 28.0 11.1-54.8 4 27.4 10.0-56.1 5 30.6 11.2-60.7 1 3.4 0.5-21.1 1 10.7 1.5-48.1
AGE
18-44 69 32 40.8 28.5-54.4 16 25.6 15.3-39.5 14 22.4 12.6-36.7 1 1.1 0.2- 7.4 6 10.1 4.2-22.3
45+ 11 3 33.8 11.4-67.1 6 55.3 25.5-81.7 2 10.9 2.5-36.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 40 13 28.8 16.5-45.3 10 32.7 18.3-51.4 11 23.5 12.6-39.4 1 1.7 0.2-11.3 5 13.3 5.0-30.7
Some College + 40 22 52.6 34.4-70.1 12 27.3 14.9-44.7 5 17.3 6.0-40.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.8 0.4-17.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 39 16 33.9 20.0-51.2 13 36.0 20.7-54.7 6 17.7 6.8-38.9 1 1.8 0.2-11.9 3 10.7 3.2-30.4
$50,000+ 24 12 46.2 26.5-67.1 6 24.9 11.3-46.3 5 23.9 10.0-47.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.0 0.7-28.3

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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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