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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 390 36 7.0 4.5-10.6 76 16.0 12.2-20.7 191 46.7 40.2-53.2 59 22.3 16.4-29.6 28 8.0 5.1-12.4
GENDER
Male 158 9 5.9 2.5-13.3 25 11.6 7.3-17.9 73 40.0 30.8-50.0 33 33.0 22.9-44.8 18 9.5 5.5-15.9
Female 232 27 8.0 5.2-12.1 51 20.3 14.6-27.5 118 53.0 44.7-61.0 26 12.2 7.7-18.8 10 6.6 3.0-13.8
RACE
White 301 19 3.7 2.1- 6.5 53 13.1 9.6-17.7 153 49.4 42.1-56.7 52 24.5 18.0-32.4 24 9.3 5.7-14.9
Other 84 17 17.9 9.8-30.4 22 25.7 15.5-39.5 36 36.9 25.1-50.5 6 16.0 5.4-39.0 3 3.5 1.0-12.0
AGE
18-44 145 8 4.6 2.0-10.6 22 13.1 8.2-20.1 72 46.6 37.2-56.3 32 28.0 19.2-38.9 11 7.7 3.9-14.7
45+ 245 28 10.5 6.9-15.8 54 20.6 15.5-26.9 119 46.7 39.7-53.9 27 13.7 9.0-20.2 17 8.4 5.0-14.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 164 20 8.2 4.8-13.6 31 14.3 9.0-22.0 80 45.6 35.6-56.0 21 21.8 12.5-35.2 12 10.1 5.6-17.7
Some College + 226 16 6.2 3.1-11.7 45 17.2 12.3-23.6 111 47.4 39.2-55.7 38 22.7 15.7-31.5 16 6.5 3.3-12.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 195 23 7.9 4.7-13.0 43 18.5 12.9-25.8 88 42.0 33.0-51.6 29 26.9 17.4-39.1 12 4.6 2.3- 9.2
$50,000+ 149 8 5.8 2.3-13.7 25 14.0 8.6-21.9 78 50.4 40.8-60.0 26 19.3 12.9-27.9 12 10.5 5.3-19.6

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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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