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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson County

Tobacco Use

During the past 12 months, have you stopped smoking for one day or longer because you were trying to quit smoking?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,871 1,623 58.3 55.5-61.1 1,248 41.7 38.9-44.5
-Robeson County 92 58 67.3 54.8-77.8 34 32.7 22.2-45.2
GENDER
Male 38 23 74.9 57.5-86.8 15 25.1 13.2-42.5
Female 54 35 60.0 43.3-74.6 19 40.0 25.4-56.7
RACE
White 30 18 53.9 32.3-74.1 12 46.1 25.9-67.7
Other 62 40 71.7 57.4-82.7 22 28.3 17.3-42.6
AGE
18-44 37 23 66.3 47.3-81.2 14 33.7 18.8-52.7
45+ 55 35 68.5 52.8-80.9 20 31.5 19.1-47.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 60 36 63.1 47.1-76.7 24 36.9 23.3-52.9
Some College + 32 22 76.6 57.5-88.8 10 23.4 11.2-42.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 72 43 67.5 53.6-78.9 29 32.5 21.1-46.4
$50,000+ 8 6 60.6 21.7-89.5 2 39.4 10.5-78.3

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported smoking 100 or more cigarettes in her/his entire life and currently smoking daily or occasionally.

^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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