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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 80 44 56.7 40.7-71.4 36 43.3 28.6-59.3
GENDER
Male 28 14 48.8 28.8-69.2 14 51.2 30.8-71.2
Female 52 30 61.1 39.6-79.0 22 38.9 21.0-60.4
RACE
White 73 40 56.9 39.8-72.5 33 43.1 27.5-60.2
Other 7 4 55.4 18.8-87.0 3 44.6 13.0-81.2
AGE
18-44 26 15 59.6 35.0-80.2 11 40.4 19.8-65.0
45+ 53 29 53.3 37.9-68.2 24 46.7 31.8-62.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 49 24 48.5 31.7-65.6 25 51.5 34.4-68.3
Some College + 31 20 67.5 38.6-87.2 11 32.5 12.8-61.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 51 26 55.3 34.2-74.6 25 44.7 25.4-65.8
$50,000+ 22 12 52.7 30.1-74.2 10 47.3 25.8-69.9

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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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