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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Tobacco Use

Have you smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your entire life?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,004 6,909 45.8 44.8-46.8 8,095 54.2 53.2-55.2
-Cabarrus County 428 191 45.1 39.8-50.5 237 54.9 49.5-60.2
GENDER
Male 162 83 49.7 41.3-58.0 79 50.3 42.0-58.7
Female 266 108 40.7 34.3-47.4 158 59.3 52.6-65.7
RACE
White 360 168 48.6 42.8-54.3 192 51.4 45.7-57.2
Other 65 23 31.8 20.8-45.3 42 68.2 54.7-79.2
AGE
18-44 181 72 39.4 31.8-47.5 109 60.6 52.5-68.2
45+ 246 118 49.9 42.8-57.0 128 50.1 43.0-57.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 203 102 52.3 44.5-60.0 101 47.7 40.0-55.5
Some College + 224 88 38.0 31.3-45.3 136 62.0 54.7-68.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 209 103 49.7 41.8-57.6 106 50.3 42.4-58.2
$50,000+ 115 41 36.0 27.3-45.7 74 64.0 54.3-72.7

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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