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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange County

Tobacco Use

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
-Orange County 379 166 41.2 34.6-48.1 213 58.8 51.9-65.4
GENDER
Male 152 76 45.4 34.5-56.8 76 54.6 43.2-65.5
Female 227 90 36.7 29.7-44.3 137 63.3 55.7-70.3
RACE
White 309 135 38.4 31.6-45.8 174 61.6 54.2-68.4
Other 69 31 49.3 34.6-64.1 38 50.7 35.9-65.4
AGE
18-44 90 33 38.0 25.7-52.2 57 62.0 47.8-74.3
45+ 284 133 44.4 38.0-51.0 151 55.6 49.0-62.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 85 47 54.2 39.7-68.0 38 45.8 32.0-60.3
Some College + 293 119 37.3 30.2-45.0 174 62.7 55.0-69.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 139 78 56.0 45.0-66.4 61 44.0 33.6-55.0
$50,000+ 195 70 33.8 26.2-42.4 125 66.2 57.6-73.8

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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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