SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Current Smoker*

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  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
-Cumberland County 474 365 75.3 69.7-80.2 109 24.7 19.8-30.3
GENDER
Male 162 126 77.0 67.6-84.4 36 23.0 15.6-32.4
Female 312 239 73.8 66.8-79.8 73 26.2 20.2-33.2
RACE
White 274 219 78.8 71.3-84.8 55 21.2 15.2-28.7
Other 198 145 71.1 62.2-78.6 53 28.9 21.4-37.8
AGE
18-44 150 106 72.3 62.5-80.3 44 27.7 19.7-37.5
45+ 320 256 78.4 72.5-83.4 64 21.6 16.6-27.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 208 149 67.6 57.4-76.4 59 32.4 23.6-42.6
Some College + 264 215 81.4 75.1-86.5 49 18.6 13.5-24.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 267 197 71.8 63.3-78.9 70 28.2 21.1-36.7
$50,000+ 152 127 81.8 73.4-88.0 25 18.2 12.0-26.6

Back to Derived Variables and Risk Factors.

*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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 19MAY09.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook