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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use Prevention-MALES

Not including yourself, how many of the adults who live in your household smoke cigarettes, cigars or pipes?

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  Total
Respond.^
One adult Two adults Three or more adults No adults
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,245 1,870 18.8 17.7-19.9 257 4.1 3.4- 4.9 66 1.6 1.1- 2.3 8,052 75.5 74.2-76.8
-MALES 4,377 652 15.9 14.3-17.5 102 4.2 3.2- 5.4 25 1.5 0.9- 2.6 3,598 78.5 76.5-80.3
RACE
White 3,521 525 16.1 14.4-17.9 75 4.0 2.9- 5.5 17 1.2 0.6- 2.2 2,904 78.8 76.6-80.8
African American 473 79 18.2 13.9-23.3 13 4.8 2.4- 9.6 5 2.6 0.8- 8.4 376 74.4 68.1-79.8
Other Minorities 368 44 12.3 8.2-18.0 14 4.5 2.3- 8.3 3 2.1 0.5- 8.0 307 81.2 74.6-86.4
AGE
18-24 181 44 19.9 14.3-27.0 15 9.4 5.2-16.2 7 6.2 2.7-13.7 115 64.6 55.6-72.6
25-34 455 70 15.3 11.5-20.1 13 4.6 2.3- 8.7 4 1.6 0.6- 4.3 368 78.6 73.1-83.2
35-44 742 117 15.0 12.3-18.2 16 3.1 1.8- 5.2 3 0.5 0.1- 1.6 606 81.5 78.0-84.6
45-54 871 151 18.0 14.9-21.5 30 3.9 2.6- 6.0 2 0.2 0.1- 1.1 688 77.9 74.1-81.2
55-64 994 149 15.9 13.2-18.9 17 3.0 1.7- 5.3 8 1.1 0.5- 2.3 820 80.0 76.6-83.1
65-74 726 94 13.2 10.5-16.5 7 1.2 0.5- 2.6 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 624 85.3 81.9-88.1
75+ 392 25 6.0 3.8- 9.2 4 1.1 0.4- 2.9 0 0.0 . - . 363 92.9 89.5-95.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 596 123 22.3 17.5-28.0 33 6.1 3.9- 9.5 8 3.3 1.3- 7.9 432 68.3 62.2-73.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,259 218 17.3 14.6-20.4 41 7.7 5.2-11.3 10 2.4 1.0- 5.8 990 72.6 68.3-76.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,016 172 19.0 15.7-22.9 17 2.1 1.1- 4.2 5 0.8 0.2- 2.6 822 78.1 74.0-81.6
College Graduate 1,496 139 8.6 7.0-10.4 11 1.2 0.6- 2.5 2 0.2 0.1- 1.0 1,344 90.0 87.9-91.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 261 58 25.7 18.5-34.7 19 8.7 4.7-15.6 2 2.9 0.5-15.2 182 62.6 53.3-71.1
$15,000- 24,999 568 115 18.7 14.6-23.8 26 8.1 4.5-14.0 7 1.7 0.7- 4.3 420 71.4 64.9-77.2
$25,000- 34,999 422 80 19.0 14.4-24.7 16 4.4 2.3- 8.1 3 2.3 0.7- 7.0 323 74.3 67.9-79.9
$35,000- 49,999 641 107 17.2 13.6-21.6 9 2.8 1.2- 6.3 4 0.7 0.2- 2.3 521 79.3 74.5-83.4
$50,000-74,999 787 119 16.6 13.3-20.7 9 2.5 1.1- 5.9 3 0.5 0.2- 1.5 656 80.4 75.9-84.2
$75,000+ 1,313 123 8.6 6.9-10.8 11 1.7 0.8- 4.0 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6 1,178 89.6 87.0-91.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,434 266 20.5 17.6-23.8 51 5.1 3.7- 7.0 9 2.2 0.9- 5.5 1,108 72.1 68.4-75.6
No 2,915 383 13.9 12.2-15.8 50 3.7 2.5- 5.4 16 1.2 0.6- 2.4 2,466 81.1 78.8-83.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,556 221 15.2 12.8-17.8 22 2.7 1.6- 4.4 8 1.1 0.4- 2.6 1,305 81.1 78.1-83.8
Non-Veteran 2,814 431 16.1 14.3-18.2 80 4.7 3.5- 6.4 17 1.7 0.9- 3.2 2,286 77.5 75.0-79.8

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^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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