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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Tobacco Use Prevention

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 None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,858 2,144 21.0 20.0-22.0 300 4.0 3.5- 4.7 71 1.3 0.9- 1.8 8,343 73.7 72.5-74.9
-Cabarrus County 287 46 14.8 10.6-20.2 13 8.8 4.6-16.2 0 0.0 . - . 228 76.5 69.2-82.4
GENDER
Male 123 11 7.4 3.8-14.0 5 9.5 3.7-22.3 0 0.0 . - . 107 83.1 71.6-90.5
Female 164 35 23.5 16.4-32.5 8 8.0 3.5-17.2 0 0.0 . - . 121 68.5 58.9-76.8
RACE
White 237 39 15.2 10.7-21.1 11 8.7 4.1-17.4 0 0.0 . - . 187 76.1 68.0-82.7
Other 49 7 13.3 5.3-29.7 2 9.2 2.3-30.2 0 0.0 . - . 40 77.5 58.7-89.3
AGE
18-44 124 25 15.6 9.8-23.9 7 12.4 5.7-24.7 0 0.0 . - . 92 72.0 60.7-81.1
45+ 162 21 13.7 8.6-21.2 6 4.1 1.7- 9.2 0 0.0 . - . 135 82.2 74.4-88.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 128 23 17.8 11.1-27.4 7 10.1 4.1-22.9 0 0.0 . - . 98 72.1 60.5-81.3
Some College + 159 23 12.1 7.7-18.5 6 7.6 3.0-18.2 0 0.0 . - . 130 80.3 70.9-87.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 115 18 14.4 8.6-23.1 6 11.9 4.9-26.0 0 0.0 . - . 91 73.8 61.5-83.2
$50,000+ 122 19 11.4 7.1-17.7 1 1.0 0.1- 7.0 0 0.0 . - . 102 87.6 80.9-92.2

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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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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