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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 450 203 45.8 40.6-51.2 247 54.2 48.8-59.4
GENDER
Male 160 93 55.8 46.8-64.4 67 44.2 35.6-53.2
Female 290 110 37.6 31.6-44.0 180 62.4 56.0-68.4
RACE
White 275 136 50.0 43.4-56.7 139 50.0 43.3-56.6
Other 170 64 39.4 30.9-48.4 106 60.6 51.6-69.1
AGE
18-44 216 86 40.5 33.2-48.3 130 59.5 51.7-66.8
45+ 232 116 51.4 44.1-58.7 116 48.6 41.3-55.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 177 91 53.1 44.5-61.6 86 46.9 38.4-55.5
Some College + 272 111 40.8 34.5-47.5 161 59.2 52.5-65.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 252 120 48.3 41.3-55.4 132 51.7 44.6-58.7
$50,000+ 108 39 36.8 27.5-47.2 69 63.2 52.8-72.5

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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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