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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Skin Cancer Prevention

When you are outdoors during the summer for at least half an hour, how often do you stay in the shade?
Would you say:

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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%)
North Carolina 14,939 1,826 10.5 9.8-11.2 3,614 22.0 21.0-23.1 7,116 50.4 49.2-51.7 1,629 12.1 11.3-13.0 754 4.9 4.4- 5.5
-Cabarrus County 349 46 10.0 6.9-14.2 85 19.1 14.7-24.4 161 54.4 47.0-61.5 42 11.9 8.2-17.0 15 4.7 2.3- 9.3
GENDER
Male 131 10 6.9 3.2-14.4 17 12.9 7.4-21.4 76 58.1 46.9-68.5 20 16.2 9.6-26.0 8 5.9 2.5-13.1
Female 218 36 12.5 8.3-18.5 68 24.3 18.1-31.8 85 51.2 41.4-60.9 22 8.3 5.2-13.0 7 3.6 1.1-11.7
RACE
White 292 29 6.9 4.3-11.1 68 18.1 13.4-23.9 141 56.5 48.3-64.4 39 12.8 8.6-18.5 15 5.7 2.8-11.3
Other 56 16 22.4 12.4-36.9 17 24.1 14.0-38.3 20 45.3 30.3-61.2 3 8.2 2.6-23.0 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 103 12 8.6 4.5-15.8 18 12.8 7.7-20.7 54 60.1 48.1-71.1 14 13.6 7.6-23.1 5 4.8 1.6-13.6
45+ 243 34 11.5 7.5-17.2 66 25.6 19.5-32.7 106 48.4 40.8-56.0 27 10.0 6.7-14.7 10 4.6 1.9-10.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 141 24 15.3 9.1-24.5 34 19.1 12.4-28.2 60 51.3 40.2-62.2 15 7.7 4.3-13.2 8 6.7 2.7-15.9
Some College + 207 22 7.2 4.3-11.8 50 18.9 13.5-25.7 101 56.1 46.6-65.1 27 14.2 9.0-21.5 7 3.6 1.2-10.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 163 31 16.8 10.8-25.1 43 21.5 14.8-30.2 65 47.0 36.7-57.5 18 12.4 6.8-21.6 6 2.4 1.0- 5.7
$50,000+ 145 8 4.1 1.9- 8.4 30 16.5 10.9-24.3 82 61.1 50.3-70.9 18 12.0 7.0-19.8 7 6.3 2.4-15.6

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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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