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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Current Smoker*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,776 12,898 79.1 78.0-80.1 2,878 20.9 19.9-22.0
-Onslow County 410 329 79.6 73.5-84.6 81 20.4 15.4-26.5
GENDER
Male 169 132 74.1 63.4-82.5 37 25.9 17.5-36.6
Female 241 197 84.9 79.2-89.3 44 15.1 10.7-20.8
RACE
White 313 247 80.6 74.9-85.3 66 19.4 14.7-25.1
Other 92 78 76.1 57.7-88.2 14 23.9 11.8-42.3
AGE
18-44 155 124 79.1 69.5-86.2 31 20.9 13.8-30.5
45+ 255 205 80.5 74.1-85.5 50 19.5 14.5-25.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 175 134 75.1 64.3-83.5 41 24.9 16.5-35.7
Some College + 235 195 82.9 75.6-88.3 40 17.1 11.7-24.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 204 150 72.4 62.4-80.6 54 27.6 19.4-37.6
$50,000+ 155 139 89.0 81.2-93.9 16 11.0 6.1-18.8

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*Data in this table were derived from the tobacco use questions 1 and 2.

^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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