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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 213 68 36.0 26.2-47.1 28 15.1 9.3-23.6 117 48.9 37.9-60.0
GENDER
Male 91 28 35.7 21.0-53.6 10 9.7 4.6-19.3 53 54.6 37.3-70.8
Female 122 40 36.3 25.7-48.5 18 21.7 12.1-35.9 64 41.9 31.2-53.5
RACE
White 149 50 36.0 24.4-49.5 15 11.7 5.7-22.3 84 52.3 38.7-65.6
Other 63 18 36.7 20.0-57.3 13 24.4 12.9-41.4 32 38.9 24.6-55.5
AGE
18-44 62 24 38.9 23.4-57.0 12 17.3 8.5-32.0 26 43.8 26.7-62.5
45+ 151 44 32.0 24.0-41.2 16 12.1 7.2-19.6 91 55.9 46.7-64.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 105 39 42.5 26.6-60.2 15 10.2 5.3-18.6 51 47.3 30.2-65.0
Some College + 107 29 28.7 19.5-40.0 13 21.4 11.4-36.4 65 50.0 38.0-61.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 113 39 40.7 26.7-56.4 18 19.4 10.4-33.3 56 39.9 27.6-53.6
$50,000+ 79 21 32.9 21.6-46.6 6 7.9 3.4-17.3 52 59.2 45.4-71.6

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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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