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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Skin Cancer Prevention

In the past 12 months, have you tried to get a tan from the sun?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,292 2,624 21.6 20.6-22.8 12,668 78.4 77.2-79.4
-Randolph County 393 67 25.9 19.5-33.6 326 74.1 66.4-80.5
GENDER
Male 138 17 18.9 10.1-32.5 121 81.1 67.5-89.9
Female 255 50 31.6 23.3-41.1 205 68.4 58.9-76.7
RACE
White 353 63 28.8 21.5-37.3 290 71.2 62.7-78.5
Other 38 4 12.0 4.3-29.4 34 88.0 70.6-95.7
AGE
18-44 113 34 36.5 25.4-49.3 79 63.5 50.7-74.6
45+ 278 33 14.3 10.0-20.1 245 85.7 79.9-90.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 215 30 23.0 14.4-34.7 185 77.0 65.3-85.6
Some College + 177 37 29.7 20.9-40.4 140 70.3 59.6-79.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 236 31 20.9 13.2-31.4 205 79.1 68.6-86.8
$50,000+ 97 27 39.0 26.8-52.7 70 61.0 47.3-73.2

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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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