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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Skin Cancer Prevention Module (Asked July--December Only)-WHITE 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 720 67 11.3 8.3-15.3 151 24.1 20.3-28.5 374 48.1 43.6-52.6 90 11.7 9.2-14.7 38 4.8 3.3- 6.9
AGE
18-24 32 9 29.5 13.4-53.0 11 35.9 19.3-56.8 10 28.3 13.7-49.6 1 2.8 0.4-17.5 1 3.5 0.5-21.1
25-34 226 38 16.5 11.8-22.5 67 32.5 25.6-40.2 92 38.5 31.6-46.0 20 9.7 5.8-15.7 9 2.8 1.4- 5.7
35-44 344 15 4.2 2.3- 7.8 55 16.2 12.0-21.4 200 57.8 51.6-63.8 54 15.4 11.5-20.3 20 6.5 3.9-10.4
45-54 94 2 2.3 0.6- 8.8 12 14.9 7.9-26.4 61 63.0 51.2-73.4 12 13.5 7.3-23.6 7 6.3 2.7-14.0
55-64 17 3 16.5 4.8-43.4 2 14.7 3.6-44.2 9 54.2 28.4-77.8 3 14.7 3.9-42.1 0 0.0 . - .
65-74 6 0 0.0 . - . 4 69.2 26.6-93.3 1 10.9 1.4-52.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 19.9 2.7-69.1
75+ 1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 42 3 13.9 3.1-44.8 10 30.6 14.7-53.0 22 40.4 24.2-59.1 5 11.8 4.3-28.7 2 3.2 0.7-13.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 163 20 16.0 8.8-27.4 40 24.7 17.1-34.3 76 44.3 34.6-54.4 18 10.7 6.2-17.9 9 4.2 2.1- 8.3
Some Post-H.S. 207 20 11.3 7.0-17.8 35 20.6 14.2-28.9 103 44.6 36.7-52.8 36 16.5 11.5-23.1 13 7.0 3.7-13.0
College Graduate 307 24 7.9 5.1-12.0 65 24.8 19.3-31.3 173 54.3 47.8-60.7 31 9.0 6.0-13.3 14 3.9 2.1- 7.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 39 6 12.9 4.9-30.1 11 41.7 21.4-65.3 16 34.4 18.3-55.1 3 5.2 1.3-18.3 3 5.7 1.5-19.3
$15,000- 24,999 60 7 14.2 6.1-29.5 16 27.3 16.5-41.7 26 43.3 29.9-57.9 8 12.7 5.7-26.0 3 2.5 0.7- 7.8
$25,000- 34,999 68 9 11.6 5.7-22.1 11 28.3 16.0-44.9 29 38.5 26.1-52.4 10 12.2 5.8-24.0 9 9.4 4.6-18.4
$35,000- 49,999 117 11 15.8 6.5-33.7 29 23.6 15.8-33.8 61 46.6 35.0-58.7 10 8.0 4.0-15.1 6 5.9 2.5-13.3
$50,000-74,999 131 13 14.5 7.9-25.1 32 24.5 17.2-33.7 62 44.2 34.5-54.3 17 14.0 8.0-23.5 7 2.9 1.3- 6.1
$75,000+ 234 13 5.9 3.2-10.6 36 18.0 12.3-25.6 142 57.2 49.5-64.6 35 13.8 9.6-19.5 8 5.1 2.3-10.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 155 15 10.9 5.9-19.1 31 22.8 15.1-32.9 77 49.6 39.8-59.4 20 12.0 7.1-19.7 12 4.7 2.5- 8.8
No 562 52 11.5 8.1-16.2 120 24.6 20.3-29.5 295 47.5 42.5-52.5 69 11.6 8.9-15.0 26 4.8 3.1- 7.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 18 3 37.6 12.6-71.7 4 23.9 8.4-52.0 8 30.0 12.3-56.8 2 5.5 1.2-21.1 1 3.0 0.4-19.3
Non-Veteran 702 64 10.7 7.8-14.6 147 24.1 20.2-28.5 366 48.5 44.0-53.1 88 11.8 9.3-14.9 37 4.8 3.3- 7.0

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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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