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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Tobacco Use

During the past 12 months, have you stopped smoking for one day or longer because you were trying to quit smoking?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,871 1,623 58.3 55.5-61.1 1,248 41.7 38.9-44.5
-Cumberland County 109 62 51.2 39.2-63.0 47 48.8 37.0-60.8
GENDER
Male 36 20 47.6 29.3-66.6 16 52.4 33.4-70.7
Female 73 42 54.0 38.8-68.5 31 46.0 31.5-61.2
RACE
White 55 22 30.1 18.3-45.3 33 69.9 54.7-81.7
Other 53 39 69.8 51.4-83.5 14 30.2 16.5-48.6
AGE
18-44 44 24 49.9 32.6-67.3 20 50.1 32.7-67.4
45+ 64 38 53.3 38.8-67.2 26 46.7 32.8-61.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 59 32 43.5 28.6-59.7 27 56.5 40.3-71.4
Some College + 49 29 61.8 45.2-76.0 20 38.2 24.0-54.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 70 45 55.7 39.7-70.6 25 44.3 29.4-60.3
$50,000+ 25 12 49.7 29.0-70.5 13 50.3 29.5-71.0

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported smoking 100 or more cigarettes in her/his entire life and currently smoking daily or occasionally.

^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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