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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 391 330 82.0 75.5-87.1 61 18.0 12.9-24.5
GENDER
Male 123 102 79.0 66.0-87.9 21 21.0 12.1-34.0
Female 268 228 84.5 78.1-89.3 40 15.5 10.7-21.9
RACE
White 268 225 82.4 74.8-88.1 43 17.6 11.9-25.2
Other 118 100 80.6 66.6-89.6 18 19.4 10.4-33.4
AGE
18-44 114 96 81.0 68.2-89.4 18 19.0 10.6-31.8
45+ 275 233 83.1 77.2-87.8 42 16.9 12.2-22.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 145 110 69.2 55.5-80.2 35 30.8 19.8-44.5
Some College + 244 218 90.1 85.1-93.6 26 9.9 6.4-14.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 197 157 75.8 65.4-83.9 40 24.2 16.1-34.6
$50,000+ 151 138 91.3 84.7-95.2 13 8.7 4.8-15.3

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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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