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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 444 213 56.0 48.8-63.1 231 44.0 36.9-51.2
GENDER
Male 139 91 69.1 56.3-79.5 48 30.9 20.5-43.7
Female 305 122 45.4 37.9-53.1 183 54.6 46.9-62.1
RACE
White 284 149 62.3 52.9-70.9 135 37.7 29.1-47.1
Other 158 63 44.1 33.6-55.2 95 55.9 44.8-66.4
AGE
18-44 124 62 59.9 47.5-71.2 62 40.1 28.8-52.5
45+ 316 151 52.3 46.0-58.5 165 47.7 41.5-54.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 216 105 62.2 51.4-71.9 111 37.8 28.1-48.6
Some College + 227 107 49.6 40.8-58.6 120 50.4 41.4-59.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 245 113 55.6 45.6-65.1 132 44.4 34.9-54.4
$50,000+ 141 79 57.7 47.6-67.2 62 42.3 32.8-52.4

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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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