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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 447 44 8.7 6.0-12.6 94 18.1 14.1-23.0 229 55.0 48.4-61.4 57 14.2 9.8-20.2 23 3.9 2.4- 6.4
GENDER
Male 170 10 7.6 3.7-15.2 23 13.2 7.8-21.4 103 55.9 45.5-65.7 27 19.2 11.4-30.4 7 4.2 1.9- 9.2
Female 277 34 9.7 6.5-14.3 71 22.5 17.1-29.1 126 54.3 45.9-62.5 30 9.8 6.1-15.3 16 3.7 2.1- 6.4
RACE
White 363 21 3.9 2.3- 6.6 74 16.0 12.1-20.9 195 59.8 52.5-66.8 51 15.4 10.3-22.5 22 4.8 2.9- 7.8
Other 80 23 26.6 16.3-40.3 18 24.0 13.7-38.6 33 38.8 26.6-52.7 5 9.6 3.3-24.5 1 1.0 0.1- 6.8
AGE
18-44 150 15 9.4 5.1-16.4 28 16.8 10.8-25.1 77 53.8 43.2-64.0 20 15.1 8.3-25.9 10 5.0 2.6- 9.7
45+ 293 29 8.1 5.3-12.2 65 19.1 14.5-24.7 151 57.3 49.9-64.3 37 13.5 9.1-19.5 11 2.1 1.1- 3.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 189 29 12.9 7.9-20.4 39 18.3 12.6-25.9 88 48.1 37.7-58.7 22 16.4 8.6-29.1 11 4.2 2.0- 8.4
Some College + 257 15 5.5 3.0- 9.9 54 17.4 12.2-24.2 141 60.8 52.8-68.3 35 12.6 8.7-17.9 12 3.8 1.9- 7.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 215 30 14.9 9.4-22.8 55 21.5 15.6-28.9 92 41.6 32.6-51.1 24 16.6 8.9-28.8 14 5.4 2.8- 9.9
$50,000+ 183 5 1.9 0.7- 5.0 28 12.3 8.0-18.6 117 68.5 59.9-76.0 27 14.1 9.2-21.0 6 3.1 1.3- 7.3

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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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