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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 200 72 38.4 30.0-47.6 23 11.0 7.0-16.9 105 50.6 42.0-59.1
GENDER
Male 91 30 39.1 26.9-52.9 11 9.8 5.2-17.8 50 51.1 38.5-63.5
Female 109 42 37.4 27.9-48.0 12 12.7 6.7-22.9 55 49.8 39.5-60.2
RACE
White 174 63 38.7 29.5-48.7 14 7.5 4.2-13.0 97 53.9 44.3-63.1
Other 24 9 38.7 19.3-62.6 8 32.5 15.2-56.2 7 28.8 12.4-53.6
AGE
18-44 72 31 46.5 32.0-61.6 10 13.3 6.7-24.8 31 40.2 27.4-54.5
45+ 125 41 32.7 23.8-43.0 12 8.9 4.8-15.9 72 58.4 48.2-67.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 108 46 44.3 34.0-55.1 13 12.6 6.9-21.9 49 43.2 33.0-53.9
Some College + 91 26 31.2 17.8-48.7 10 9.1 4.7-16.9 55 59.7 44.3-73.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 107 49 50.1 37.7-62.4 11 9.8 5.1-18.1 47 40.1 29.2-52.1
$50,000+ 51 13 23.7 13.6-38.0 4 7.9 3.0-19.4 34 68.4 53.8-80.1

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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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