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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use-WHITE MALES

Have you smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your entire life?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,781 7,672 45.7 44.5-46.9 8,109 54.3 53.1-55.5
-WHITE MALES 4,750 2,864 54.5 52.3-56.6 1,886 45.5 43.4-47.7
AGE
18-24 121 49 37.2 27.7-47.9 72 62.8 52.1-72.3
25-34 384 186 47.3 41.3-53.3 198 52.7 46.7-58.7
35-44 704 315 45.8 41.4-50.2 389 54.2 49.8-58.6
45-54 939 515 54.2 50.2-58.1 424 45.8 41.9-49.8
55-64 1,135 777 69.1 65.8-72.3 358 30.9 27.7-34.2
65-74 859 629 72.8 69.1-76.1 230 27.2 23.9-30.9
75+ 588 385 64.3 59.5-68.8 203 35.7 31.2-40.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 569 446 82.1 77.1-86.1 123 17.9 13.9-22.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,358 926 62.1 57.7-66.4 432 37.9 33.6-42.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,126 712 54.2 49.6-58.8 414 45.8 41.2-50.4
College Graduate 1,691 776 40.0 37.1-43.1 915 60.0 56.9-62.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 333 259 76.6 69.0-82.7 74 23.4 17.3-31.0
$15,000- 24,999 618 451 71.5 64.9-77.4 167 28.5 22.6-35.1
$25,000- 34,999 480 321 65.9 58.2-72.9 159 34.1 27.1-41.8
$35,000- 49,999 718 438 56.2 51.1-61.3 280 43.8 38.7-48.9
$50,000-74,999 840 475 48.8 44.0-53.6 365 51.2 46.4-56.0
$75,000+ 1,340 655 44.3 40.7-48.0 685 55.7 52.0-59.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,724 1,217 67.0 63.5-70.3 507 33.0 29.7-36.5
No 2,907 1,566 48.1 45.4-50.7 1,341 51.9 49.3-54.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,842 1,299 67.2 64.1-70.2 543 32.8 29.8-35.9
Non-Veteran 2,904 1,564 49.3 46.6-51.9 1,340 50.7 48.1-53.4

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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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