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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

In the past 12 months, have you tried to get a tan from the sun?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 370 4 1.2 0.4- 4.0 366 98.8 96.0-99.6
GENDER
Male 370 4 1.2 0.4- 4.0 366 98.8 96.0-99.6
RACE
African American 370 4 1.2 0.4- 4.0 366 98.8 96.0-99.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 6 0 0.0 . - . 6 100 . - .
-English Speaking 6 0 0.0 . - . 6 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 363 4 1.2 0.4- 4.1 359 98.8 95.9-99.6
AGE
18-24 17 0 0.0 . - . 17 100 . - .
25-34 44 2 5.7 1.2-23.1 42 94.3 76.9-98.8
35-44 67 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 66 99.2 94.6-99.9
45-54 78 0 0.0 . - . 78 100 . - .
55-64 70 0 0.0 . - . 70 100 . - .
65-74 62 0 0.0 . - . 62 100 . - .
75+ 30 1 3.0 0.4-18.5 29 97.0 81.5-99.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 75 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3 74 99.1 93.7-99.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 139 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 138 99.4 95.7-99.9
Some Post-H.S. 80 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 79 99.4 95.6-99.9
College Graduate 75 1 3.1 0.4-18.7 74 96.9 81.3-99.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 45 0 0.0 . - . 45 100 . - .
$15,000- 24,999 65 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1 64 99.3 94.9-99.9
$25,000- 34,999 57 0 0.0 . - . 57 100 . - .
$35,000- 49,999 59 1 1.2 0.2- 7.8 58 98.8 92.2-99.8
$50,000-74,999 48 0 0.0 . - . 48 100 . - .
$75,000+ 43 1 5.2 0.7-28.6 42 94.8 71.4-99.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 142 2 1.2 0.3- 4.8 140 98.8 95.2-99.7
No 221 2 1.3 0.2- 6.3 219 98.7 93.7-99.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 114 2 1.3 0.3- 5.0 112 98.7 95.0-99.7
Non-Veteran 256 2 1.2 0.3- 5.5 254 98.8 94.5-99.7

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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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