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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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
-MALES 1,159 463 41.2 37.0-45.6 696 58.8 54.4-63.0
RACE
White 888 354 42.6 37.8-47.4 534 57.4 52.6-62.2
African American 160 70 46.6 35.0-58.6 90 53.4 41.4-65.0
Other Minorities 107 37 25.6 16.0-38.3 70 74.4 61.7-84.0
AGE
18-24 61 28 46.7 32.2-61.8 33 53.3 38.2-67.8
25-34 144 61 39.9 30.3-50.4 83 60.1 49.6-69.7
35-44 206 87 40.6 32.5-49.2 119 59.4 50.8-67.5
45-54 313 119 38.6 31.9-45.8 194 61.4 54.2-68.1
55-64 264 103 43.1 35.6-50.9 161 56.9 49.1-64.4
65-74 139 55 38.3 29.2-48.4 84 61.7 51.6-70.8
75+ 28 7 23.4 10.0-45.6 21 76.6 54.4-90.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 247 79 37.9 29.1-47.7 168 62.1 52.3-70.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 453 167 38.1 31.3-45.3 286 61.9 54.7-68.7
Some Post-H.S. 273 130 46.1 37.4-55.0 143 53.9 45.0-62.6
College Graduate 185 87 49.3 39.9-58.6 98 50.7 41.4-60.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 184 58 33.8 23.6-45.9 126 66.2 54.1-76.4
$15,000- 24,999 244 91 37.3 28.0-47.7 153 62.7 52.3-72.0
$25,000- 34,999 152 67 41.2 29.9-53.4 85 58.8 46.6-70.1
$35,000- 49,999 174 79 46.0 36.2-56.1 95 54.0 43.9-63.8
$50,000-74,999 149 68 44.2 34.0-54.8 81 55.8 45.2-66.0
$75,000+ 168 77 50.4 39.9-60.9 91 49.6 39.1-60.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 493 193 39.5 33.2-46.1 300 60.5 53.9-66.8
No 653 265 42.9 37.3-48.8 388 57.1 51.2-62.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 347 158 48.2 40.0-56.5 189 51.8 43.5-60.0
Non-Veteran 811 305 39.4 34.5-44.5 506 60.6 55.5-65.5

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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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