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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 375 178 50.8 44.8-56.8 197 49.2 43.2-55.2
GENDER
Male 151 82 58.7 49.6-67.2 69 41.3 32.8-50.4
Female 224 96 41.6 34.6-48.9 128 58.4 51.1-65.4
RACE
White 341 163 50.4 44.2-56.7 178 49.6 43.3-55.8
Other 32 15 57.7 38.2-75.1 17 42.3 24.9-61.8
AGE
18-44 148 64 49.0 39.4-58.7 84 51.0 41.3-60.6
45+ 223 114 53.2 45.8-60.5 109 46.8 39.5-54.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 198 104 59.1 50.7-67.0 94 40.9 33.0-49.3
Some College + 176 74 41.1 33.4-49.2 102 58.9 50.8-66.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 217 121 62.2 54.3-69.5 96 37.8 30.5-45.7
$50,000+ 77 30 38.3 27.4-50.7 47 61.7 49.3-72.6

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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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