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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Tobacco Use Prevention

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Respond.^
Ask them to stop smoking Ask to be moved to another table Ask to have a smokefree policy Do nothing/not return to restaurant Smoking doesn't bother me
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,969 2,832 21.5 20.6-22.4 5,102 35.9 34.8-36.9 1,291 9.5 8.9-10.1 1,058 7.2 6.7- 7.7 3,686 26.1 25.2-27.0
-Cumberland County 413 100 26.6 21.9-32.0 158 36.4 31.4-41.7 51 13.4 9.8-18.1 26 5.9 3.8- 9.0 78 17.7 13.9-22.1
GENDER
Male 147 46 32.7 24.7-41.8 49 29.2 22.0-37.7 20 17.4 10.9-26.7 6 4.1 1.6-10.2 26 16.5 10.8-24.3
Female 266 54 21.8 16.6-28.1 109 42.1 35.7-48.8 31 10.2 7.0-14.6 20 7.3 4.6-11.3 52 18.6 14.1-24.2
RACE
White 250 65 27.9 22.0-34.6 86 32.1 26.1-38.7 24 12.6 8.0-19.4 23 8.4 5.3-13.0 52 19.0 14.3-24.8
Other 159 34 24.5 17.1-34.0 71 43.3 34.7-52.2 27 15.0 9.9-22.1 3 2.0 0.6- 6.4 24 15.2 9.6-23.1
AGE
18-44 197 62 34.0 26.8-42.2 76 36.3 29.3-44.0 22 10.7 6.8-16.5 13 6.8 3.7-12.2 24 12.1 7.7-18.4
45+ 214 38 19.3 13.9-26.2 81 36.2 29.3-43.7 29 16.3 10.7-24.1 13 5.0 2.8- 8.8 53 23.1 17.5-29.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 152 34 27.2 19.3-36.9 62 37.6 29.5-46.5 15 11.7 6.8-19.4 12 7.7 4.0-14.3 29 15.8 10.7-22.7
Some College + 260 66 26.3 20.8-32.8 96 35.7 29.5-42.4 36 14.5 9.9-20.9 14 4.8 2.7- 8.4 48 18.6 13.8-24.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 229 53 25.8 19.8-32.9 90 37.2 30.5-44.3 25 11.4 7.4-17.2 17 7.1 4.1-12.0 44 18.5 13.6-24.7
$50,000+ 104 21 18.6 12.0-27.6 46 43.3 33.5-53.7 14 14.4 8.3-23.8 4 3.9 1.4-10.7 19 19.8 12.3-30.2

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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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