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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Tobacco Use

Do you now smoke cigarettes everyday, some days, or not at all?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Everyday Some days Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,908 2,578 37.6 36.2-39.1 755 11.5 10.5-12.6 3,575 50.9 49.4-52.3
-Cumberland County 203 78 40.1 32.6-48.0 33 19.6 13.4-27.7 92 40.3 33.1-47.9
GENDER
Male 93 36 36.9 26.6-48.5 15 22.1 12.9-35.1 42 41.1 30.7-52.3
Female 110 42 44.1 34.0-54.7 18 16.6 10.3-25.7 50 39.3 30.0-49.5
RACE
White 136 57 46.4 37.2-55.9 15 11.9 6.8-20.0 64 41.7 33.0-50.9
Other 64 21 28.5 17.6-42.6 16 33.8 20.4-50.4 27 37.7 25.5-51.8
AGE
18-44 86 47 52.1 39.7-64.2 17 26.4 15.9-40.6 22 21.5 13.9-31.8
45+ 116 31 30.4 21.6-41.0 16 14.1 8.2-23.2 69 55.5 45.1-65.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 91 44 50.8 38.7-62.7 18 24.0 14.1-37.8 29 25.2 17.0-35.7
Some College + 111 34 31.0 22.2-41.5 15 15.9 9.3-25.7 62 53.1 42.8-63.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 120 52 45.9 36.0-56.2 19 19.0 11.7-29.4 49 35.1 26.5-44.7
$50,000+ 39 15 43.2 27.4-60.4 7 16.7 7.9-31.8 17 40.2 25.3-57.0

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported smoking 100 or more cigarettes in her/his entire life.

^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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