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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,720 1,205 45.1 42.1-48.0 1,515 54.9 52.0-57.9
-Mecklenburg County 84 32 36.2 24.3-50.1 52 63.8 49.9-75.7
GENDER
Male 43 16 38.3 22.9-56.5 27 61.7 43.5-77.1
Female 41 16 31.3 18.4-47.8 25 68.7 52.2-81.6
RACE
White 59 23 38.4 23.7-55.6 36 61.6 44.4-76.3
Other 25 9 32.1 15.3-55.5 16 67.9 44.5-84.7
AGE
18-44 19 9 45.8 23.5-70.0 10 54.2 30.0-76.5
45+ 65 23 28.8 18.2-42.5 42 71.2 57.5-81.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 31 8 18.9 8.3-37.3 23 81.1 62.7-91.7
Some College + 53 24 51.1 34.6-67.3 29 48.9 32.7-65.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 49 21 37.1 21.9-55.5 28 62.9 44.5-78.1
$50,000+ 26 9 40.4 20.6-63.9 17 59.6 36.1-79.4

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*Asked only of respondents who reported smoking daily or occasionally.

^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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