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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 407 34 6.7 4.3-10.3 116 25.5 20.6-31.0 192 50.5 44.4-56.7 45 11.9 8.4-16.7 20 5.4 3.1- 9.1
GENDER
Male 137 4 2.4 0.8- 6.9 27 16.2 10.5-24.1 77 58.9 48.9-68.2 17 13.2 7.7-21.6 12 9.3 4.9-17.0
Female 270 30 9.8 6.0-15.4 89 32.0 25.3-39.6 115 44.6 37.1-52.5 28 11.0 6.8-17.2 8 2.6 1.0- 6.9
RACE
White 358 22 4.8 2.6- 8.7 103 23.4 18.7-28.7 178 54.1 47.6-60.6 41 12.9 8.9-18.3 14 4.8 2.5- 9.1
Other 47 12 18.0 9.4-31.6 12 36.4 20.6-55.9 14 31.9 17.7-50.4 3 5.0 1.2-18.0 6 8.7 3.5-20.1
AGE
18-44 122 7 5.4 2.1-13.0 28 21.5 14.3-31.2 66 55.4 45.1-65.3 18 14.0 8.4-22.5 3 3.6 1.1-10.8
45+ 283 27 8.1 5.3-12.0 87 29.2 23.5-35.7 125 45.6 38.7-52.6 27 9.9 6.2-15.3 17 7.3 4.1-12.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 181 25 11.5 6.7-19.1 51 28.5 20.7-37.9 77 42.8 33.8-52.3 16 9.5 5.2-16.8 12 7.7 3.9-14.8
Some College + 224 9 3.3 1.6- 6.6 64 23.2 17.4-30.1 115 56.5 48.4-64.3 28 13.3 8.5-20.2 8 3.8 1.6- 8.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 191 20 9.7 5.3-17.2 57 28.6 20.9-37.7 86 44.4 35.7-53.6 17 9.3 5.3-15.8 11 8.0 3.9-15.7
$50,000+ 155 6 2.5 1.1- 5.5 36 18.9 12.9-26.7 83 60.2 50.5-69.1 25 15.6 9.5-24.4 5 2.9 1.1- 7.8

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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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