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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 235 83 34.2 27.5-41.5 29 12.1 7.9-18.1 123 53.7 46.1-61.2
GENDER
Male 101 36 32.9 24.0-43.3 12 14.0 7.6-24.2 53 53.1 42.3-63.6
Female 134 47 35.7 26.2-46.3 17 9.9 5.9-16.0 70 54.5 43.8-64.8
RACE
White 194 74 36.7 29.2-44.8 17 7.2 4.3-11.8 103 56.2 47.9-64.1
Other 39 8 23.6 10.7-44.2 11 29.5 15.0-49.7 20 47.0 29.5-65.1
AGE
18-44 99 41 39.5 29.1-50.9 20 20.2 12.4-31.2 38 40.3 29.5-52.1
45+ 135 41 28.7 20.7-38.2 9 4.7 2.3- 9.6 85 66.6 56.9-75.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 120 46 37.1 27.7-47.4 15 13.7 7.5-23.7 59 49.3 38.8-59.8
Some College + 115 37 31.1 22.1-41.8 14 10.4 5.8-18.1 64 58.4 47.5-68.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 122 45 35.5 26.2-46.1 16 12.1 6.6-21.0 61 52.4 41.8-62.9
$50,000+ 71 26 33.3 22.3-46.5 5 7.0 2.8-16.6 40 59.7 46.2-71.8

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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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