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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

Tobacco Use

Have you smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your entire life?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,781 7,672 45.7 44.5-46.9 8,109 54.3 53.1-55.5
-Union County 409 176 42.8 36.0-49.8 233 57.2 50.2-64.0
GENDER
Male 153 77 49.7 38.8-60.6 76 50.3 39.4-61.2
Female 256 99 35.1 28.5-42.4 157 64.9 57.6-71.5
RACE
White 343 150 40.2 33.5-47.4 193 59.8 52.6-66.5
Other 63 26 53.7 36.2-70.3 37 46.3 29.7-63.8
AGE
18-44 134 46 39.1 28.0-51.5 88 60.9 48.5-72.0
45+ 270 128 47.0 39.9-54.1 142 53.0 45.9-60.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 144 76 56.9 44.2-68.7 68 43.1 31.3-55.8
Some College + 264 100 34.2 27.7-41.4 164 65.8 58.6-72.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 87 55.8 43.5-67.4 74 44.2 32.6-56.5
$50,000+ 181 70 36.6 29.1-44.8 111 63.4 55.2-70.9

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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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