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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell County

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On the average, about how many cigarettes a day do you now smoke?*

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  Total
Respond.^
<10 cigaretts/per day 10-20 cigarettes/per day 20 cigs.(one pack)/per day More than 20 cigarettes/per day
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,337 884 28.6 26.4-30.9 1,024 31.4 29.2-33.7 969 26.3 24.4-28.4 460 13.7 12.0-15.5
-Iredell County 93 28 31.9 21.5-44.4 21 17.5 10.9-26.8 31 36.2 25.4-48.6 13 14.5 7.8-25.2
GENDER
Male 37 9 28.2 14.6-47.2 2 5.6 1.3-20.4 18 46.6 29.7-64.3 8 19.6 9.1-37.3
Female 56 19 36.7 23.1-52.8 19 32.8 20.8-47.4 13 22.8 12.9-37.1 5 7.8 3.2-17.9
RACE
White 84 25 32.2 21.2-45.7 17 13.8 8.2-22.4 29 37.4 25.8-50.6 13 16.6 9.0-28.5
Other 9 3 29.4 8.3-65.7 4 42.3 15.5-74.5 2 28.3 7.3-66.4 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 48 15 35.0 21.1-52.0 10 16.5 8.6-29.4 16 38.0 23.6-54.8 7 10.5 4.8-21.4
45+ 45 13 27.3 14.3-45.8 11 18.8 9.4-34.2 15 33.6 19.2-51.9 6 20.4 8.3-41.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 48 11 16.5 8.2-30.3 11 21.8 11.6-37.3 19 45.0 29.1-61.9 7 16.8 6.9-35.3
Some College + 45 17 46.7 30.3-63.9 10 13.3 6.6-24.8 12 27.8 15.0-45.6 6 12.2 5.3-25.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 54 18 38.7 24.4-55.3 14 23.0 13.1-37.2 15 26.0 15.1-40.9 7 12.3 5.6-25.0
$50,000+ 32 8 23.0 10.3-43.5 4 6.8 2.4-17.6 14 50.6 31.0-70.1 6 19.6 7.7-41.5

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*Asked only of respondents who reported smoking daily or occasionally.

^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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