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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 363 73 15.6 11.4-21.1 91 22.6 17.2-29.0 157 50.0 41.4-58.7 23 7.8 4.5-13.2 19 3.9 2.3- 6.6
GENDER
Male 124 11 4.7 2.4- 9.2 31 21.9 13.5-33.4 65 61.1 46.9-73.7 12 10.3 4.8-20.6 5 2.0 0.7- 5.2
Female 239 62 25.8 19.0-34.0 60 23.2 17.3-30.4 92 39.7 32.2-47.7 11 5.5 2.5-11.5 14 5.8 3.2-10.3
RACE
White 117 16 7.4 3.7-14.3 27 17.2 9.2-29.8 55 61.6 43.0-77.3 10 8.3 3.7-17.4 9 5.5 2.4-12.4
Other 244 57 19.3 13.9-26.2 64 25.1 18.9-32.5 100 44.6 36.6-52.8 13 7.7 3.8-15.1 10 3.3 1.6- 6.6
AGE
18-44 118 16 13.0 7.1-22.6 30 18.2 11.4-27.8 55 54.9 40.9-68.1 10 10.0 4.6-20.0 7 3.9 1.7- 8.7
45+ 242 56 18.8 14.1-24.7 61 28.0 21.2-36.1 100 43.9 36.5-51.5 13 5.3 3.0- 9.2 12 4.0 2.1- 7.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 226 50 15.6 10.4-22.7 59 25.3 17.9-34.6 90 46.5 34.6-58.9 13 8.1 3.8-16.1 14 4.5 2.4- 8.3
Some College + 137 23 15.7 9.3-25.4 32 17.3 11.5-25.3 67 56.7 45.8-67.0 10 7.4 3.7-14.2 5 2.9 1.1- 7.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 249 52 16.5 11.6-22.9 57 22.5 16.4-29.9 109 47.0 38.9-55.2 16 9.1 4.7-16.9 15 5.0 2.8- 8.6
$50,000+ 62 7 8.1 3.6-17.3 17 25.4 14.7-40.2 31 54.7 39.1-69.4 5 8.9 3.5-20.8 2 3.0 0.6-13.6

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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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