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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 452 73 14.5 10.9-19.1 126 26.2 21.0-32.2 199 44.8 38.5-51.2 32 10.6 5.8-18.6 22 3.9 2.3- 6.5
GENDER
Male 156 19 11.9 6.8-20.1 43 26.8 18.1-37.7 72 42.8 32.6-53.6 16 15.5 6.8-31.3 6 3.1 1.1- 8.5
Female 296 54 16.9 12.5-22.5 83 25.7 20.3-31.8 127 46.6 39.5-53.8 16 6.2 3.6-10.5 16 4.7 2.7- 7.8
RACE
White 264 25 6.1 3.9- 9.5 64 21.4 15.5-28.9 140 54.8 45.3-63.9 21 13.1 5.8-26.9 14 4.6 2.3- 8.9
Other 186 48 25.2 18.1-34.0 61 32.2 23.9-41.9 58 31.9 24.1-40.9 11 7.6 3.8-14.5 8 3.0 1.4- 6.3
AGE
18-44 147 20 12.6 7.4-20.7 35 23.2 15.3-33.6 71 45.8 35.4-56.6 17 15.8 7.6-30.2 4 2.5 0.8- 7.8
45+ 301 53 16.8 12.6-22.0 89 29.3 23.7-35.7 127 44.1 37.6-50.8 14 4.3 2.4- 7.7 18 5.5 3.3- 8.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 192 43 20.9 14.1-29.8 54 25.1 17.3-34.9 71 34.9 25.9-45.1 16 14.8 6.0-32.1 8 4.3 1.8- 9.9
Some College + 258 29 9.4 6.1-14.2 72 27.2 20.6-35.0 127 52.4 44.6-60.0 16 7.4 4.3-12.4 14 3.6 2.0- 6.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 255 48 16.1 11.3-22.5 78 29.2 21.4-38.4 95 35.9 27.9-44.9 21 14.3 6.6-28.1 13 4.5 2.2- 8.8
$50,000+ 148 12 6.2 3.4-11.0 38 24.6 17.5-33.4 83 60.1 50.7-68.8 8 5.8 2.8-11.7 7 3.2 1.4- 7.1

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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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