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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Tobacco Use

Have you smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your entire life?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,781 7,672 45.7 44.5-46.9 8,109 54.3 53.1-55.5
-Guilford County 420 184 38.2 31.5-45.3 236 61.8 54.7-68.5
GENDER
Male 164 89 43.7 33.8-54.3 75 56.3 45.7-66.2
Female 256 95 33.1 24.7-42.7 161 66.9 57.3-75.3
RACE
White 313 154 43.7 35.6-52.1 159 56.3 47.9-64.4
Other 104 29 28.4 17.4-42.7 75 71.6 57.3-82.6
AGE
18-44 107 25 26.2 15.4-41.1 82 73.8 58.9-84.6
45+ 309 158 49.5 42.8-56.1 151 50.5 43.9-57.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 159 83 53.2 40.0-66.0 76 46.8 34.0-60.0
Some College + 260 101 28.0 22.5-34.3 159 72.0 65.7-77.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 85 40.1 29.8-51.3 103 59.9 48.7-70.2
$50,000+ 175 81 40.5 31.0-50.8 94 59.5 49.2-69.0

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^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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