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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 420 359 83.5 77.0-88.4 61 16.5 11.6-23.0
GENDER
Male 164 132 82.6 74.3-88.6 32 17.4 11.4-25.7
Female 256 227 84.3 73.3-91.3 29 15.7 8.7-26.7
RACE
White 313 268 81.4 72.3-88.0 45 18.6 12.0-27.7
Other 104 89 87.6 78.9-93.1 15 12.4 6.9-21.1
AGE
18-44 107 92 83.0 69.4-91.4 15 17.0 8.6-30.6
45+ 309 264 83.7 78.1-88.1 45 16.3 11.9-21.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 159 124 72.6 58.8-83.0 35 27.4 17.0-41.2
Some College + 260 234 90.9 86.4-94.0 26 9.1 6.0-13.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 154 83.3 75.5-89.0 34 16.7 11.0-24.5
$50,000+ 175 152 83.2 70.8-91.1 23 16.8 8.9-29.2

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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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