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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products-WHITE MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,510 2,649 19.5 18.5-20.5 12,861 80.5 79.5-81.5
-WHITE MALES 4,674 1,766 42.2 40.0-44.3 2,908 57.8 55.7-60.0
AGE
18-24 120 56 43.5 33.1-54.4 64 56.5 45.6-66.9
25-34 379 203 55.0 48.9-60.9 176 45.0 39.1-51.1
35-44 693 375 53.5 49.1-58.0 318 46.5 42.0-50.9
45-54 919 364 41.4 37.4-45.4 555 58.6 54.6-62.6
55-64 1,117 361 31.0 27.9-34.4 756 69.0 65.6-72.1
65-74 851 244 28.3 24.9-32.0 607 71.7 68.0-75.1
75+ 579 160 25.7 21.8-30.1 419 74.3 69.9-78.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 549 251 49.7 43.2-56.3 298 50.3 43.7-56.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,331 555 44.1 40.0-48.3 776 55.9 51.7-60.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,114 434 42.7 38.2-47.4 680 57.3 52.6-61.8
College Graduate 1,674 525 38.0 34.9-41.3 1,149 62.0 58.7-65.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 319 132 45.6 37.6-53.9 187 54.4 46.1-62.4
$15,000- 24,999 611 211 39.2 33.1-45.8 400 60.8 54.2-66.9
$25,000- 34,999 469 186 44.1 36.7-51.7 283 55.9 48.3-63.3
$35,000- 49,999 712 246 39.0 34.0-44.2 466 61.0 55.8-66.0
$50,000-74,999 833 311 41.9 37.1-46.9 522 58.1 53.1-62.9
$75,000+ 1,325 520 44.2 40.5-47.9 805 55.8 52.1-59.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,708 662 42.9 39.5-46.4 1,046 57.1 53.6-60.5
No 2,919 1,082 41.6 39.0-44.3 1,837 58.4 55.7-61.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,817 627 38.5 35.3-41.8 1,190 61.5 58.2-64.7
Non-Veteran 2,853 1,137 43.7 41.0-46.4 1,716 56.3 53.6-59.0

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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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