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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt County

Tobacco Use

Do you now smoke cigarettes everyday, some days, or not at all?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Everyday Some days Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,667 2,183 33.9 32.2-35.6 695 11.9 10.6-13.3 4,789 54.3 52.5-56.0
-Pitt County 175 42 31.5 22.0-42.7 19 13.1 7.0-23.4 114 55.4 44.8-65.5
GENDER
Male 63 11 30.2 15.5-50.6 10 17.8 7.4-37.1 42 52.0 34.9-68.6
Female 112 31 32.7 22.6-44.6 9 8.7 4.0-18.0 72 58.6 47.0-69.3
RACE
White 130 33 32.3 21.7-45.1 10 7.1 3.6-13.3 87 60.7 48.6-71.6
Other 43 9 31.0 13.7-56.0 9 29.6 12.1-56.1 25 39.4 22.1-59.9
AGE
18-44 34 12 47.4 26.1-69.6 6 18.6 5.9-45.5 16 34.1 17.9-55.1
45+ 139 29 22.8 15.7-31.8 13 10.3 5.6-18.2 97 66.9 57.3-75.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 77 26 44.1 28.1-61.5 9 17.3 6.9-37.3 42 38.6 25.3-53.8
Some College + 96 16 20.1 12.0-31.6 10 9.4 4.8-17.5 70 70.6 58.8-80.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 94 26 33.8 21.5-48.8 14 20.9 10.1-38.4 54 45.3 32.3-59.0
$50,000+ 62 10 18.6 9.6-33.0 3 5.2 1.6-15.2 49 76.2 61.7-86.4

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported ever smoking at least 100 or more cigarettes.

^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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