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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 168 55 32.9 25.4-41.4 24 15.1 9.7-22.7 89 52.0 43.5-60.4
GENDER
Male 82 27 33.7 23.5-45.7 10 13.9 7.2-25.3 45 52.4 40.6-63.9
Female 86 28 31.7 22.2-43.1 14 16.9 9.7-27.8 44 51.3 39.9-62.7
RACE
White 125 44 32.2 24.2-41.6 15 12.0 6.7-20.7 66 55.8 46.1-65.0
Other 41 11 36.0 20.5-55.1 8 20.9 10.1-38.4 22 43.1 27.0-60.8
AGE
18-44 77 36 48.3 36.1-60.7 15 17.2 9.8-28.4 26 34.5 23.8-47.1
45+ 90 19 16.7 10.4-25.8 9 12.9 6.3-24.9 62 70.3 58.7-79.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 82 30 38.8 27.6-51.3 11 12.0 6.1-22.2 41 49.2 37.3-61.3
Some College + 86 25 26.3 17.7-37.3 13 18.6 10.4-30.9 48 55.1 43.2-66.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 93 37 41.9 30.9-53.9 15 15.6 8.8-26.2 41 42.5 31.5-54.2
$50,000+ 50 12 24.0 13.6-38.6 5 9.2 3.5-22.1 33 66.9 51.8-79.1

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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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