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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph 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
-Randolph County 170 72 45.8 37.5-54.4 17 7.8 4.3-13.6 81 46.4 38.0-54.9
GENDER
Male 84 32 42.5 31.3-54.6 6 6.9 2.7-16.3 46 50.6 38.9-62.2
Female 86 40 51.8 40.6-62.7 11 9.4 5.1-16.8 35 38.8 28.6-50.1
RACE
White 153 67 47.4 38.6-56.4 16 8.2 4.5-14.6 70 44.4 35.7-53.4
Other 16 5 32.3 13.1-60.2 1 4.1 0.5-24.6 10 63.6 36.5-84.2
AGE
18-44 62 41 69.5 55.4-80.7 11 14.4 7.0-27.4 10 16.1 8.3-28.9
45+ 108 31 30.9 21.4-42.4 6 3.6 1.5- 8.6 71 65.5 54.2-75.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 51 56.2 45.2-66.6 11 8.4 3.9-17.0 39 35.4 25.9-46.3
Some College + 69 21 27.8 17.9-40.6 6 6.7 2.8-15.3 42 65.4 52.4-76.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 95 46 51.0 39.6-62.4 7 4.1 1.8- 8.8 42 44.9 33.8-56.5
$50,000+ 34 8 24.1 12.1-42.2 4 13.2 4.8-31.5 22 62.8 44.4-78.0

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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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