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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Tobacco Use

Have you smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your entire life?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,781 7,672 45.7 44.5-46.9 8,109 54.3 53.1-55.5
-Alamance County 389 183 45.7 38.2-53.3 206 54.3 46.7-61.8
GENDER
Male 121 71 49.8 35.4-64.2 50 50.2 35.8-64.6
Female 268 112 42.3 35.2-49.8 156 57.7 50.2-64.8
RACE
White 305 143 45.8 37.5-54.3 162 54.2 45.7-62.5
Other 83 39 45.0 29.4-61.8 44 55.0 38.2-70.6
AGE
18-44 104 46 43.0 30.2-56.8 58 57.0 43.2-69.8
45+ 281 134 47.3 40.6-54.1 147 52.7 45.9-59.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 176 98 49.1 36.7-61.6 78 50.9 38.4-63.3
Some College + 212 85 41.9 33.9-50.4 127 58.1 49.6-66.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 191 90 45.9 36.3-55.8 101 54.1 44.2-63.7
$50,000+ 134 61 44.7 32.7-57.3 73 55.3 42.7-67.3

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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