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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 367 51 11.1 7.6-15.8 79 15.5 12.0-19.9 183 55.2 48.0-62.1 39 14.0 9.3-20.5 15 4.3 2.1- 8.4
GENDER
Male 117 5 2.9 1.0- 7.7 19 10.0 5.8-16.6 73 63.1 50.4-74.1 15 18.7 10.1-32.1 5 5.4 1.8-15.1
Female 250 46 17.8 12.1-25.4 60 20.1 15.2-26.1 110 48.7 40.5-56.9 24 10.0 6.5-15.2 10 3.4 1.7- 6.6
RACE
White 251 17 6.2 3.0-12.2 48 14.2 10.2-19.3 142 59.2 50.6-67.3 32 16.2 10.4-24.3 12 4.2 2.2- 7.9
Other 112 33 21.0 13.4-31.4 30 18.6 11.9-27.8 39 45.9 33.2-59.3 7 10.0 3.6-25.0 3 4.5 0.9-19.3
AGE
18-44 109 12 9.2 4.2-18.9 17 10.3 5.9-17.2 62 60.1 47.3-71.6 15 17.2 9.2-29.9 3 3.3 0.7-13.7
45+ 257 39 12.9 9.1-18.0 62 20.5 15.8-26.2 121 50.6 43.3-57.8 24 10.9 7.0-16.7 11 5.1 2.6- 9.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 132 28 14.4 8.5-23.4 27 15.0 9.3-23.3 59 48.0 34.7-61.6 13 17.4 8.3-33.0 5 5.1 1.5-16.6
Some College + 234 22 8.7 4.9-15.0 52 15.9 11.8-21.3 124 59.8 51.9-67.2 26 11.9 7.8-17.5 10 3.8 1.8- 7.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 36 17.2 10.8-26.2 43 18.5 12.9-25.9 84 47.9 37.6-58.4 15 10.8 5.2-20.8 9 5.6 2.1-14.0
$50,000+ 147 7 3.7 1.6- 8.3 28 12.7 8.4-18.7 86 65.4 55.8-73.9 21 14.7 9.3-22.5 5 3.6 1.4- 9.1

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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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