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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Tobacco Use

Do you now smoke cigarettes everyday, some days, or not at all?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Everyday Some days Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,667 2,183 33.9 32.2-35.6 695 11.9 10.6-13.3 4,789 54.3 52.5-56.0
-Cumberland County 243 81 38.9 31.1-47.2 28 12.5 8.1-18.9 134 48.6 40.8-56.5
GENDER
Male 100 27 35.3 24.2-48.2 9 11.2 5.3-22.2 64 53.5 41.3-65.3
Female 143 54 42.2 32.1-53.1 19 13.8 8.1-22.5 70 43.9 34.1-54.2
RACE
White 148 46 34.9 25.4-45.8 9 5.9 2.8-12.1 93 59.2 48.6-69.0
Other 94 34 44.4 32.1-57.4 19 22.3 13.2-35.1 41 33.3 23.4-45.0
AGE
18-44 69 33 48.1 34.5-61.9 11 16.1 8.5-28.6 25 35.8 24.0-49.6
45+ 172 47 31.1 23.4-40.0 17 9.6 5.5-16.2 108 59.3 50.4-67.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 122 44 46.9 35.4-58.9 15 12.3 6.9-21.0 63 40.8 30.4-52.0
Some College + 120 36 30.5 21.7-40.9 13 12.8 6.6-23.5 71 56.7 45.8-66.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 151 51 42.4 32.2-53.2 19 11.7 6.7-19.7 81 45.9 36.1-56.0
$50,000+ 64 19 30.2 18.8-44.6 6 13.1 5.7-27.3 39 56.7 42.1-70.2

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported ever smoking at least 100 or more cigarettes.

^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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