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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 447 216 45.8 39.9-51.9 231 54.2 48.1-60.1
GENDER
Male 177 99 52.3 42.9-61.6 78 47.7 38.4-57.1
Female 270 117 39.6 32.4-47.3 153 60.4 52.7-67.6
RACE
White 388 192 49.5 43.1-55.9 196 50.5 44.1-56.9
Other 57 22 30.3 18.9-44.7 35 69.7 55.3-81.1
AGE
18-44 122 52 40.9 30.9-51.8 70 59.1 48.2-69.1
45+ 321 162 50.0 43.6-56.4 159 50.0 43.6-56.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 195 110 53.8 44.8-62.6 85 46.2 37.4-55.2
Some College + 252 106 39.1 31.5-47.1 146 60.9 52.9-68.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 239 128 51.7 43.2-60.1 111 48.3 39.9-56.8
$50,000+ 156 62 38.0 29.5-47.3 94 62.0 52.7-70.5

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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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