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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Tobacco Use

Current Smoker*

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  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
-Davidson County 405 325 77.9 71.1-83.5 80 22.1 16.5-28.9
GENDER
Male 162 134 83.2 75.4-88.9 28 16.8 11.1-24.6
Female 243 191 73.4 62.8-81.8 52 26.6 18.2-37.2
RACE
White 360 287 76.4 68.7-82.7 73 23.6 17.3-31.3
Other 43 36 86.1 71.4-93.9 7 13.9 6.1-28.6
AGE
18-44 116 90 74.6 62.3-83.9 26 25.4 16.1-37.7
45+ 288 235 81.6 75.8-86.2 53 18.4 13.8-24.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 235 186 78.9 71.4-84.8 49 21.1 15.2-28.6
Some College + 170 139 76.6 63.2-86.1 31 23.4 13.9-36.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 244 193 74.6 64.5-82.6 51 25.4 17.4-35.5
$50,000+ 111 89 81.1 71.2-88.1 22 18.9 11.9-28.8

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*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.

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