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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 469 373 73.2 66.1-79.3 96 26.8 20.7-33.9
GENDER
Male 178 137 73.0 62.6-81.3 41 27.0 18.7-37.4
Female 291 236 73.4 63.2-81.5 55 26.6 18.5-36.8
RACE
White 380 293 68.5 60.2-75.8 87 31.5 24.2-39.8
Other 84 77 90.2 79.4-95.6 7 9.8 4.4-20.6
AGE
18-44 152 110 65.5 53.8-75.7 42 34.5 24.3-46.2
45+ 313 261 81.3 75.2-86.2 52 18.7 13.8-24.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 204 153 64.2 53.0-74.1 51 35.8 25.9-47.0
Some College + 262 217 80.4 71.5-87.0 45 19.6 13.0-28.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 226 174 69.8 59.4-78.5 52 30.2 21.5-40.6
$50,000+ 186 153 78.3 67.8-86.1 33 21.7 13.9-32.2

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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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