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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus 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
-Cabarrus County 369 173 43.6 36.7-50.7 196 56.4 49.3-63.3
GENDER
Male 138 80 49.6 38.8-60.4 58 50.4 39.6-61.2
Female 231 93 38.5 30.0-47.8 138 61.5 52.2-70.0
RACE
White 306 151 47.5 39.5-55.6 155 52.5 44.4-60.5
Other 62 21 26.0 15.7-39.7 41 74.0 60.3-84.3
AGE
18-44 108 38 34.3 24.1-46.3 70 65.7 53.7-75.9
45+ 258 134 52.9 45.4-60.2 124 47.1 39.8-54.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 152 83 56.1 45.2-66.4 69 43.9 33.6-54.8
Some College + 216 89 36.8 28.6-45.8 127 63.2 54.2-71.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 173 95 61.7 52.2-70.4 78 38.3 29.6-47.8
$50,000+ 147 58 33.1 24.3-43.4 89 66.9 56.6-75.7

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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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