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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

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
-Iredell County 429 353 82.0 77.0-86.1 76 18.0 13.9-23.0
GENDER
Male 148 121 80.4 71.3-87.1 27 19.6 12.9-28.7
Female 281 232 83.2 77.1-87.9 49 16.8 12.1-22.9
RACE
White 374 308 81.7 76.1-86.2 66 18.3 13.8-23.9
Other 53 43 83.1 68.6-91.7 10 16.9 8.3-31.4
AGE
18-44 128 106 81.5 72.9-87.8 22 18.5 12.2-27.1
45+ 299 246 82.9 76.9-87.6 53 17.1 12.4-23.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 191 139 72.3 63.5-79.7 52 27.7 20.3-36.5
Some College + 235 212 89.1 82.9-93.2 23 10.9 6.8-17.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 150 73.7 65.1-80.8 51 26.3 19.2-34.9
$50,000+ 159 143 89.8 82.4-94.4 16 10.2 5.6-17.6

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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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