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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Skin Cancer Prevention

When you are outdoors during the summer for at least half an hour, how often do you stay in the shade?

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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 14,297 2,482 15.8 15.1-16.5 3,766 25.4 24.5-26.3 5,450 39.9 38.8-40.9 1,534 11.3 10.7-12.0 1,065 7.6 7.1- 8.2
-Randolph County 332 44 13.9 10.0-19.1 80 22.9 18.0-28.6 137 40.7 34.7-47.1 41 12.0 8.6-16.5 30 10.5 7.0-15.4
GENDER
Male 131 17 14.7 8.9-23.2 26 19.2 12.9-27.7 52 40.4 31.3-50.2 23 15.1 9.7-22.8 13 10.6 5.9-18.6
Female 201 27 13.2 8.7-19.5 54 26.8 20.1-34.9 85 41.1 33.6-49.0 18 8.6 5.3-13.7 17 10.3 6.0-17.1
RACE
White 288 36 13.0 9.0-18.4 69 23.3 18.1-29.5 124 42.0 35.7-48.6 35 12.3 8.5-17.4 24 9.5 6.1-14.4
Other 43 7 17.3 8.0-33.6 11 21.3 10.6-38.1 13 35.7 20.4-54.6 6 10.7 4.5-23.5 6 15.0 6.0-32.8
AGE
18-44 128 12 11.1 6.1-19.5 30 24.0 16.4-33.7 51 37.0 28.1-46.9 20 16.9 10.8-25.6 15 11.0 6.4-18.1
45+ 201 32 16.2 10.9-23.4 48 21.4 15.5-28.7 85 43.6 35.6-52.0 21 8.6 5.3-13.7 15 10.3 5.7-17.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 190 27 14.5 9.4-21.8 45 21.0 15.1-28.4 73 38.8 30.9-47.3 27 14.1 9.3-20.7 18 11.7 7.0-19.0
Some College + 142 17 13.1 7.9-21.0 35 25.7 18.1-35.2 64 43.6 34.6-53.1 14 8.9 5.0-15.1 12 8.7 4.6-15.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 181 24 13.8 8.7-21.2 35 19.1 13.1-27.0 77 41.1 32.9-49.9 24 12.2 8.0-18.3 21 13.7 8.5-21.3
$50,000+ 68 8 14.2 6.8-27.2 14 20.1 11.9-31.9 35 52.0 39.3-64.4 9 10.3 5.1-19.8 2 3.4 0.8-12.9

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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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