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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 207 94 46.6 38.2-55.2 15 6.4 3.7-10.8 98 47.0 38.7-55.4
GENDER
Male 93 41 47.8 35.5-60.4 5 4.9 2.0-11.8 47 47.2 35.1-59.7
Female 114 53 45.0 34.9-55.5 10 8.5 4.4-15.5 51 46.6 36.5-56.9
RACE
White 192 88 47.2 38.5-56.2 12 5.5 3.0- 9.6 92 47.3 38.6-56.1
Other 15 6 37.7 15.8-66.0 3 20.1 5.4-52.6 6 42.2 18.7-69.8
AGE
18-44 67 42 65.0 50.5-77.1 6 6.7 2.7-15.6 19 28.3 17.4-42.5
45+ 137 51 35.4 26.4-45.5 9 6.4 3.2-12.2 77 58.2 48.1-67.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 133 64 50.0 39.7-60.4 11 7.3 3.9-13.4 58 42.6 32.9-53.0
Some College + 74 30 40.1 27.2-54.6 4 4.8 1.7-12.9 40 55.1 40.9-68.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 107 56 51.4 39.4-63.2 7 6.9 3.1-14.4 44 41.8 30.7-53.8
$50,000+ 42 18 43.6 26.5-62.3 1 1.7 0.2-11.1 23 54.8 36.2-72.1

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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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