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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 455 116 29.9 24.0-36.6 339 70.1 63.4-76.0
GENDER
Male 173 52 31.5 22.8-41.8 121 68.5 58.2-77.2
Female 282 64 28.5 20.9-37.5 218 71.5 62.5-79.1
RACE
White 371 111 36.6 29.4-44.3 260 63.4 55.7-70.6
Other 80 5 6.4 2.3-16.7 75 93.6 83.3-97.7
AGE
18-44 150 52 36.3 26.5-47.4 98 63.7 52.6-73.5
45+ 301 64 23.3 18.0-29.6 237 76.7 70.4-82.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 193 39 27.6 17.8-40.0 154 72.4 60.0-82.2
Some College + 261 77 32.0 25.2-39.6 184 68.0 60.4-74.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 220 46 25.0 16.8-35.5 174 75.0 64.5-83.2
$50,000+ 184 60 33.4 25.6-42.3 124 66.6 57.7-74.4

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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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