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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

Have you had a sunburn within the past 12 months?
- include anytime that even a small part of your skin was red for more than 12 hours?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,116 730 43.0 39.9-46.1 1,386 57.0 53.9-60.1
AGE
18-24 56 39 69.9 55.2-81.4 17 30.1 18.6-44.8
25-34 178 107 60.6 52.0-68.7 71 39.4 31.3-48.0
35-44 356 176 49.4 43.2-55.6 180 50.6 44.4-56.8
45-54 433 176 40.2 34.8-45.9 257 59.8 54.1-65.2
55-64 475 140 29.1 24.4-34.3 335 70.9 65.7-75.6
65-74 367 70 18.6 14.5-23.6 297 81.4 76.4-85.5
75+ 247 21 11.0 6.7-17.6 226 89.0 82.4-93.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 249 40 30.1 21.0-41.0 209 69.9 59.0-79.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 586 194 42.9 37.0-49.0 392 57.1 51.0-63.0
Some Post-H.S. 506 192 48.9 42.4-55.5 314 51.1 44.5-57.6
College Graduate 772 304 42.8 38.4-47.3 468 57.2 52.7-61.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 131 28 34.3 20.7-51.2 103 65.7 48.8-79.3
$15,000- 24,999 262 53 31.4 22.7-41.7 209 68.6 58.3-77.3
$25,000- 34,999 252 74 35.5 27.7-44.2 178 64.5 55.8-72.3
$35,000- 49,999 308 110 44.0 35.9-52.3 198 56.0 47.7-64.1
$50,000-74,999 366 154 47.9 41.2-54.6 212 52.1 45.4-58.8
$75,000+ 568 241 46.9 41.7-52.1 327 53.1 47.9-58.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 763 214 36.5 31.6-41.7 549 63.5 58.3-68.4
No 1,337 510 45.7 41.8-49.5 827 54.3 50.5-58.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 834 225 31.9 27.7-36.5 609 68.1 63.5-72.3
Non-Veteran 1,281 505 47.7 43.8-51.6 776 52.3 48.4-56.2

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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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