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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Current Smoker*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,776 12,898 79.1 78.0-80.1 2,878 20.9 19.9-22.0
-Cabarrus County 369 299 81.5 75.9-86.1 70 18.5 13.9-24.1
GENDER
Male 138 110 80.2 71.0-87.0 28 19.8 13.0-29.0
Female 231 189 82.6 75.0-88.2 42 17.4 11.8-25.0
RACE
White 306 247 80.4 73.8-85.7 59 19.6 14.3-26.2
Other 62 51 85.9 74.5-92.7 11 14.1 7.3-25.5
AGE
18-44 108 91 86.4 77.5-92.1 17 13.6 7.9-22.5
45+ 258 206 77.1 69.5-83.2 52 22.9 16.8-30.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 152 110 67.3 56.6-76.4 42 32.7 23.6-43.4
Some College + 216 188 89.0 82.7-93.2 28 11.0 6.8-17.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 173 127 68.1 58.0-76.7 46 31.9 23.3-42.0
$50,000+ 147 128 88.4 80.8-93.3 19 11.6 6.7-19.2

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*Data in this table were derived from the tobacco use questions 1 and 2.

^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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