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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Tobacco Use Prevention

The North Carolina tax on a pack of cigarettes is currently 35 cents and the national average is $1.11.
How much more tax would you be willing to support if most of the money raised was used to fund
youth-smoking prevention programs and treatment o ptions for smokers who want to quit?

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  Total
Respond.^
<$0.25-$0.49 $0.50-$1.00 >$1.00 No tax
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,088 1,254 12.4 11.4-13.5 2,842 26.5 25.3-27.8 3,236 30.3 29.0-31.6 3,756 30.8 29.5-32.1
-Randolph County 255 22 10.5 6.2-17.1 55 22.3 16.7-29.2 64 25.8 19.6-33.1 114 41.5 34.2-49.1
GENDER
Male 99 8 8.5 3.4-19.6 19 19.8 12.0-30.9 25 23.5 15.3-34.5 47 48.2 36.4-60.2
Female 156 14 12.1 6.4-21.8 36 24.5 17.2-33.7 39 27.7 19.4-37.8 67 35.7 27.5-44.8
RACE
White 231 18 9.2 5.1-16.0 50 23.3 17.2-30.8 56 25.0 18.5-32.8 107 42.5 35.1-50.3
Other 23 3 9.9 2.6-31.0 5 18.6 6.9-41.3 8 32.6 15.5-56.0 7 38.9 17.5-65.6
AGE
18-44 74 8 13.5 6.3-26.4 21 26.1 16.7-38.4 21 28.2 18.2-41.0 24 32.2 21.3-45.4
45+ 180 14 7.5 4.2-13.0 34 18.6 13.1-25.7 42 23.1 16.9-30.9 90 50.8 42.5-58.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 130 9 8.1 3.6-17.3 27 21.5 13.9-31.7 26 23.7 15.2-34.8 68 46.7 36.1-57.7
Some College + 125 13 12.9 6.5-24.0 28 23.2 15.5-33.1 38 28.0 19.7-38.1 46 35.9 26.5-46.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 18 14.1 7.8-24.1 31 20.8 13.9-30.1 40 22.2 15.5-30.6 73 42.9 33.5-52.8
$50,000+ 64 4 6.4 2.2-16.8 21 30.3 19.3-44.2 15 26.2 14.7-42.2 24 37.1 24.6-51.6

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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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