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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Skin Cancer Prevention Module (Asked July--December Only)-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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 228 51 20.9 15.4-27.7 56 25.0 18.9-32.3 80 34.6 27.5-42.4 18 9.8 5.8-16.1 23 9.7 5.9-15.7
GENDER
Female 228 51 20.9 15.4-27.7 56 25.0 18.9-32.3 80 34.6 27.5-42.4 18 9.8 5.8-16.1 23 9.7 5.9-15.7
RACE
African American 228 51 20.9 15.4-27.7 56 25.0 18.9-32.3 80 34.6 27.5-42.4 18 9.8 5.8-16.1 23 9.7 5.9-15.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 2 0 0.0 . - . 1 13.2 0.9-70.8 1 86.8 29.2-99.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
-English Speaking 2 0 0.0 . - . 1 13.2 0.9-70.8 1 86.8 29.2-99.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 225 51 21.4 15.7-28.3 55 25.4 19.2-32.9 78 33.2 26.2-41.0 18 10.1 6.0-16.4 23 10.0 6.0-16.1
AGE
18-24 18 7 44.7 21.4-70.7 6 24.2 9.4-49.6 1 4.0 0.5-24.3 1 8.1 1.1-40.4 3 18.9 5.9-46.5
25-34 84 24 24.0 15.7-34.9 20 21.8 13.4-33.3 30 41.8 29.7-55.1 7 9.2 3.9-20.1 3 3.2 1.0- 9.7
35-44 79 11 10.0 4.9-19.4 16 26.7 16.2-40.7 33 37.7 26.2-50.8 9 15.2 7.5-28.4 10 10.4 5.4-19.1
45-54 23 4 12.7 4.0-33.7 8 35.2 14.9-62.9 9 30.2 13.1-55.4 1 2.0 0.3-13.4 1 19.9 3.2-65.3
55-64 12 2 22.1 4.6-62.4 5 47.2 18.6-77.7 1 14.2 2.0-57.1 0 0.0 . - . 4 16.6 4.9-43.5
65-74 6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 5 95.5 69.9-99.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.5 0.5-30.1
75+ 4 2 61.9 15.4-93.6 1 5.6 0.6-36.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 32.5 4.4-83.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 30 5 12.5 4.5-30.2 8 28.7 12.6-53.0 9 25.2 11.4-46.8 2 2.8 0.6-11.7 6 30.8 11.4-60.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 62 20 28.8 17.9-42.9 12 19.3 9.9-34.1 22 37.4 23.8-53.3 2 5.2 1.0-22.3 6 9.3 3.4-23.0
Some Post-H.S. 84 21 25.3 15.6-38.2 21 24.7 15.5-37.0 26 30.7 20.3-43.5 9 13.1 6.3-25.3 7 6.1 2.8-13.1
College Graduate 52 5 7.9 3.1-18.8 15 30.3 17.8-46.6 23 42.0 27.5-58.1 5 12.4 5.1-27.2 4 7.3 2.7-18.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 42 9 19.2 9.4-35.3 14 32.7 18.4-51.2 12 33.4 18.1-53.2 2 3.6 0.8-14.5 5 11.1 4.3-25.7
$15,000- 24,999 56 16 32.7 18.8-50.6 14 21.1 11.3-35.9 20 36.7 22.3-53.9 4 8.2 2.4-24.1 2 1.3 0.3- 5.8
$25,000- 34,999 37 11 25.9 13.3-44.4 10 25.7 12.5-45.5 8 21.0 9.5-40.1 2 5.0 0.9-23.2 6 22.5 8.4-47.8
$35,000- 49,999 30 7 22.6 10.4-42.4 2 10.6 2.2-38.1 14 43.6 25.5-63.7 3 12.2 3.6-33.6 4 11.0 4.0-26.7
$50,000-74,999 21 3 13.2 4.1-35.2 6 33.5 15.2-58.6 7 34.2 15.3-59.8 4 18.5 6.4-42.9 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8
$75,000+ 22 1 3.9 0.5-23.3 5 27.8 11.3-53.9 13 54.5 31.3-75.9 1 5.9 0.8-32.2 2 7.9 1.8-28.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 63 14 21.4 11.8-35.6 13 15.4 8.3-26.8 26 42.7 28.2-58.5 6 16.1 7.1-32.6 4 4.5 1.4-13.5
No 164 37 20.8 14.4-29.0 43 28.6 21.0-37.7 53 31.3 23.5-40.2 12 7.6 3.9-14.4 19 11.7 6.8-19.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 10 4 46.7 16.9-79.1 2 13.7 2.8-47.0 3 31.4 7.5-72.2 1 8.1 1.1-42.1 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 218 47 19.4 14.0-26.2 54 25.6 19.3-33.2 77 34.7 27.5-42.8 17 9.9 5.8-16.5 23 10.3 6.2-16.6

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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.

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