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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use Prevention-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

Not including yourself, how many adults who live in your household smoke cigarettes, cigars or pipes?

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  Total
Respond.^
One adult Two adults Three or more adults No adults
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 848 100 13.3 10.7-16.4 10 2.2 1.0- 4.8 8 1.4 0.7- 2.8 730 83.1 79.6-86.1
AGE
18-24 56 13 28.7 16.1-45.6 3 12.6 3.6-36.0 2 4.0 1.0-14.6 38 54.7 38.3-70.2
25-34 133 17 11.9 7.0-19.4 2 1.6 0.4- 6.5 3 3.1 0.9- 9.9 111 83.5 75.1-89.5
35-44 168 18 8.8 5.3-14.4 3 2.3 0.7- 7.9 0 0.0 . - . 147 88.8 82.5-93.1
45-54 172 22 13.0 8.2-20.1 1 1.6 0.2-10.3 2 1.4 0.3- 6.2 147 84.0 76.1-89.6
55-64 157 16 12.5 7.3-20.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4 0 0.0 . - . 140 87.0 78.9-92.3
65-74 101 11 16.2 8.6-28.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.8 0.2-11.4 89 82.0 69.7-90.0
75+ 56 3 10.2 3.3-27.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 53 89.8 72.7-96.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 212 31 19.4 13.3-27.4 3 3.5 1.0-12.1 3 2.2 0.6- 7.6 175 74.9 66.1-82.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 311 45 16.0 11.5-21.7 7 3.9 1.5- 9.6 4 1.8 0.7- 4.7 255 78.4 71.8-83.7
Some Post-H.S. 185 15 8.2 4.8-13.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.9 0.1- 6.0 169 90.9 85.2-94.5
College Graduate 137 8 4.9 2.3-10.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 129 95.1 89.8-97.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 142 17 19.4 11.9-30.0 2 2.3 0.4-10.6 2 2.3 0.6- 8.9 121 76.0 65.2-84.3
$15,000- 24,999 162 23 16.2 10.1-25.0 4 3.7 1.3-10.6 3 2.3 0.7- 7.2 132 77.7 68.5-84.9
$25,000- 34,999 107 16 15.9 9.3-25.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.0 0.1- 6.8 90 83.1 73.2-89.9
$35,000- 49,999 118 19 18.6 11.6-28.6 2 1.2 0.3- 4.9 0 0.0 . - . 97 80.1 70.1-87.4
$50,000-74,999 95 7 5.2 2.4-11.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.7 0.2-10.9 87 93.2 86.0-96.8
$75,000+ 63 6 8.6 3.6-18.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 57 91.4 81.1-96.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 302 36 15.4 10.8-21.4 5 4.1 1.4-11.2 3 1.6 0.5- 5.0 258 78.9 71.8-84.6
No 541 62 12.3 9.3-16.1 5 1.4 0.5- 4.1 5 1.3 0.5- 3.2 469 85.1 80.9-88.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 251 34 15.4 10.7-21.6 2 1.2 0.3- 5.5 0 0.0 . - . 215 83.4 77.0-88.3
Non-Veteran 570 64 12.5 9.5-16.4 8 2.7 1.2- 6.4 8 2.0 1.0- 4.1 490 82.7 78.2-86.5
Currently Serving 27 2 11.2 2.8-35.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 25 88.8 64.4-97.2

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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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