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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 383 207 54.2 48.1-60.2 176 45.8 39.8-51.9
GENDER
Male 148 93 62.6 53.0-71.4 55 37.4 28.6-47.0
Female 235 114 45.8 38.6-53.3 121 54.2 46.7-61.4
RACE
White 338 192 57.8 51.3-64.1 146 42.2 35.9-48.7
Other 45 15 28.7 16.6-44.8 30 71.3 55.2-83.4
AGE
18-44 144 67 47.5 37.6-57.6 77 52.5 42.4-62.4
45+ 235 137 59.2 51.7-66.3 98 40.8 33.7-48.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 232 133 57.4 49.4-65.0 99 42.6 35.0-50.6
Some College + 151 74 49.0 39.5-58.6 77 51.0 41.4-60.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 189 107 58.7 49.7-67.2 82 41.3 32.8-50.3
$50,000+ 87 42 46.9 34.8-59.5 45 53.1 40.5-65.2

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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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