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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 201 64 39.4 31.1-48.5 28 14.6 9.2-22.6 109 45.9 37.8-54.3
GENDER
Male 91 27 36.4 24.4-50.4 11 15.0 7.1-29.1 53 48.6 36.1-61.2
Female 110 37 42.7 31.8-54.3 17 14.2 8.3-23.3 56 43.1 32.8-54.1
RACE
White 75 22 32.4 20.6-46.9 8 11.6 5.7-22.5 45 55.9 42.4-68.6
Other 126 42 42.5 31.9-53.8 20 15.9 9.0-26.7 64 41.6 31.9-52.0
AGE
18-44 54 28 58.4 42.7-72.6 9 17.4 8.1-33.4 17 24.2 14.2-38.1
45+ 145 36 27.1 19.1-37.0 19 13.0 7.2-22.1 90 59.9 49.9-69.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 128 43 39.9 29.4-51.3 17 15.5 8.5-26.7 68 44.6 34.5-55.2
Some College + 73 21 38.5 25.7-53.2 11 12.8 6.7-23.1 41 48.7 35.6-61.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 143 52 43.5 33.4-54.2 20 14.7 8.2-24.9 71 41.8 32.4-51.7
$50,000+ 27 4 25.0 9.2-52.1 4 16.2 5.8-37.9 19 58.8 36.1-78.2

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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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