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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 383 83 30.1 23.2-38.0 300 69.9 62.0-76.8
GENDER
Male 121 35 39.2 27.3-52.7 86 60.8 47.3-72.7
Female 262 48 22.7 16.0-31.1 214 77.3 68.9-84.0
RACE
White 264 78 41.3 32.6-50.6 186 58.7 49.4-67.4
Other 114 4 7.5 2.1-23.7 110 92.5 76.3-97.9
AGE
18-44 109 41 43.2 30.8-56.5 68 56.8 43.5-69.2
45+ 272 42 18.4 13.6-24.5 230 81.6 75.5-86.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 139 14 23.2 11.3-41.6 125 76.8 58.4-88.7
Some College + 242 69 34.5 27.1-42.9 173 65.5 57.1-72.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 26 18.3 10.4-30.1 168 81.7 69.9-89.6
$50,000+ 151 52 43.6 33.1-54.6 99 56.4 45.4-66.9

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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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