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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 210 61 35.0 25.7-45.7 19 9.2 5.5-15.0 130 55.8 45.8-65.3
GENDER
Male 103 19 19.2 11.5-30.1 9 10.8 5.3-20.8 75 70.0 58.1-79.7
Female 107 42 52.4 37.6-66.8 10 7.4 3.6-14.6 55 40.2 27.3-54.6
RACE
White 196 58 36.8 26.9-48.0 15 6.9 3.9-12.1 123 56.3 45.7-66.3
Other 13 3 16.1 4.4-44.8 4 35.2 12.1-68.2 6 48.7 19.5-78.8
AGE
18-44 41 21 57.9 38.7-75.0 5 8.0 2.9-20.1 15 34.1 18.8-53.5
45+ 168 39 19.9 14.0-27.4 14 10.0 5.6-17.3 115 70.1 61.4-77.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 128 40 33.4 23.7-44.8 9 8.3 3.9-16.7 79 58.3 47.0-68.8
Some College + 82 21 37.4 20.8-57.5 10 10.6 5.1-20.6 51 52.0 34.8-68.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 43 38.3 26.0-52.3 8 6.8 3.1-14.3 87 54.9 41.8-67.4
$50,000+ 55 15 29.4 17.3-45.3 7 12.0 5.3-24.7 33 58.7 42.7-73.0

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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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