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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

Tobacco Use

Do you now smoke cigarettes everyday, some days, or not at all?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Everyday Some days Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,667 2,183 33.9 32.2-35.6 695 11.9 10.6-13.3 4,789 54.3 52.5-56.0
-Johnston County 227 79 43.5 33.9-53.6 17 13.2 6.7-24.5 131 43.3 34.5-52.5
GENDER
Male 106 34 42.4 29.6-56.3 7 10.0 4.6-20.3 65 47.6 35.3-60.2
Female 121 45 44.6 30.8-59.4 10 16.6 6.1-37.8 66 38.8 27.1-51.9
RACE
White 195 73 46.8 36.2-57.6 14 11.9 5.2-24.9 108 41.3 32.0-51.3
Other 29 4 15.8 5.5-37.7 3 25.0 8.9-53.1 22 59.2 36.2-78.8
AGE
18-44 62 29 53.4 36.0-70.0 13 25.5 12.4-45.3 20 21.1 12.2-34.0
45+ 162 49 34.7 26.2-44.2 3 1.8 0.5- 6.2 110 63.5 54.0-72.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 44 57.9 44.1-70.5 7 9.2 4.0-19.5 53 33.0 22.5-45.4
Some College + 123 35 28.6 19.7-39.6 10 17.4 6.8-37.8 78 54.0 40.9-66.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 120 45 49.4 36.5-62.3 7 8.3 3.6-18.1 68 42.4 31.0-54.6
$50,000+ 80 26 33.1 21.7-47.0 7 20.0 7.2-44.6 47 46.9 32.6-61.7

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported ever smoking at least 100 or more cigarettes.

^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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