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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 396 304 75.8 69.3-81.4 92 24.2 18.6-30.7
GENDER
Male 136 98 75.4 63.5-84.3 38 24.6 15.7-36.5
Female 260 206 76.3 69.1-82.3 54 23.7 17.7-30.9
RACE
White 130 100 80.2 67.5-88.8 30 19.8 11.2-32.5
Other 264 202 73.7 66.1-80.2 62 26.3 19.8-33.9
AGE
18-44 124 87 74.5 63.2-83.2 37 25.5 16.8-36.8
45+ 269 214 77.2 70.0-83.1 55 22.8 16.9-30.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 253 193 75.1 66.2-82.3 60 24.9 17.7-33.8
Some College + 143 111 77.4 67.7-84.8 32 22.6 15.2-32.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 272 200 70.7 62.9-77.4 72 29.3 22.6-37.1
$50,000+ 62 54 85.1 70.9-93.1 8 14.9 6.9-29.1

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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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