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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Skin Cancer Prevention

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,627 2,623 18.2 17.4-19.0 12,004 81.8 81.0-82.6
-Randolph County 345 52 13.9 10.3-18.6 293 86.1 81.4-89.7
GENDER
Male 136 12 8.4 4.5-15.1 124 91.6 84.9-95.5
Female 209 40 19.9 14.3-27.2 169 80.1 72.8-85.7
RACE
White 300 50 16.3 12.0-21.7 250 83.7 78.3-88.0
Other 44 2 3.6 0.7-16.9 42 96.4 83.1-99.3
AGE
18-44 129 34 25.2 17.6-34.7 95 74.8 65.3-82.4
45+ 213 18 6.4 3.9-10.3 195 93.6 89.7-96.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 197 25 12.0 7.8-18.1 172 88.0 81.9-92.2
Some College + 148 27 16.7 10.8-24.9 121 83.3 75.1-89.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 185 22 9.0 5.7-14.0 163 91.0 86.0-94.3
$50,000+ 71 16 19.0 11.5-29.5 55 81.0 70.5-88.5

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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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