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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph 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
-Randolph County 393 84 28.5 22.1-35.7 309 71.5 64.3-77.9
GENDER
Male 138 42 30.2 20.5-41.9 96 69.8 58.1-79.5
Female 255 42 27.1 19.2-36.7 213 72.9 63.3-80.8
RACE
White 353 81 32.2 25.2-40.2 272 67.8 59.8-74.8
Other 38 3 9.5 2.8-27.6 35 90.5 72.4-97.2
AGE
18-44 113 40 38.7 27.7-51.1 73 61.3 48.9-72.3
45+ 278 44 17.1 12.7-22.8 234 82.9 77.2-87.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 215 38 23.8 15.7-34.4 177 76.2 65.6-84.3
Some College + 177 46 34.5 25.4-44.9 131 65.5 55.1-74.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 236 46 26.0 18.2-35.6 190 74.0 64.4-81.8
$50,000+ 97 27 34.3 22.8-48.0 70 65.7 52.0-77.2

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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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