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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 444 348 71.4 63.9-77.8 96 28.6 22.2-36.1
GENDER
Male 139 101 68.6 54.9-79.7 38 31.4 20.3-45.1
Female 305 247 73.6 65.4-80.5 58 26.4 19.5-34.6
RACE
White 284 219 70.3 60.6-78.5 65 29.7 21.5-39.4
Other 158 127 73.1 60.5-82.8 31 26.9 17.2-39.5
AGE
18-44 124 88 66.3 53.3-77.2 36 33.7 22.8-46.7
45+ 316 256 76.9 70.9-82.0 60 23.1 18.0-29.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 216 162 67.2 54.8-77.6 54 32.8 22.4-45.2
Some College + 227 185 75.2 66.3-82.3 42 24.8 17.7-33.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 245 188 66.6 55.3-76.3 57 33.4 23.7-44.7
$50,000+ 141 114 76.5 67.1-83.8 27 23.5 16.2-32.9

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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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