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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 189 84 45.2 37.3-53.5 26 13.3 8.8-19.6 79 41.4 33.7-49.6
GENDER
Male 73 29 41.9 30.3-54.5 9 11.6 5.8-21.8 35 46.5 34.6-58.7
Female 116 55 48.5 38.0-59.1 17 15.0 9.0-23.9 44 36.5 27.1-47.1
RACE
White 85 31 35.2 24.5-47.5 11 12.1 6.5-21.7 43 52.7 40.6-64.5
Other 102 52 51.5 40.7-62.1 14 13.7 7.8-23.0 36 34.8 25.5-45.5
AGE
18-44 75 46 64.9 52.0-76.0 12 15.8 8.5-27.4 17 19.3 11.3-30.9
45+ 113 38 31.4 22.7-41.6 14 11.6 6.6-19.6 61 57.0 46.7-66.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 115 55 49.1 38.9-59.5 14 10.8 6.0-18.8 46 40.0 30.4-50.6
Some College + 73 29 39.5 27.4-53.0 12 18.2 10.3-30.2 32 42.3 30.3-55.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 132 60 46.3 37.1-55.8 19 13.6 8.4-21.3 53 40.0 31.2-49.5
$50,000+ 15 6 21.6 8.4-45.3 1 8.4 1.2-41.7 8 70.0 43.2-87.8

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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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