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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Skin Cancer Prevention

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%)
North Carolina 15,265 3,574 30.1 28.9-31.3 11,691 69.9 68.7-71.1
-Cumberland County 459 87 25.9 19.7-33.1 372 74.1 66.9-80.3
GENDER
Male 157 39 32.5 21.9-45.3 118 67.5 54.7-78.1
Female 302 48 19.8 14.3-26.8 254 80.2 73.2-85.7
RACE
White 269 75 40.0 30.8-50.0 194 60.0 50.0-69.2
Other 188 12 8.3 4.4-15.2 176 91.7 84.8-95.6
AGE
18-44 147 49 35.9 25.5-47.9 98 64.1 52.1-74.5
45+ 308 37 14.7 10.4-20.5 271 85.3 79.5-89.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 198 30 25.7 15.1-40.3 168 74.3 59.7-84.9
Some College + 259 57 26.2 20.0-33.4 202 73.8 66.6-80.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 261 41 24.5 15.5-36.5 220 75.5 63.5-84.5
$50,000+ 148 41 33.8 25.1-43.6 107 66.2 56.4-74.9

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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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