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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 96 52 64.6 50.7-76.4 44 35.4 23.6-49.3
GENDER
Male 38 23 78.6 61.6-89.4 15 21.4 10.6-38.4
Female 58 29 51.0 33.9-67.9 29 49.0 32.1-66.1
RACE
White 65 29 54.5 37.2-70.8 36 45.5 29.2-62.8
Other 31 23 85.2 64.5-94.8 8 14.8 5.2-35.5
AGE
18-44 36 21 67.2 46.4-82.9 15 32.8 17.1-53.6
45+ 60 31 60.1 46.3-72.5 29 39.9 27.5-53.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 54 29 71.9 54.4-84.5 25 28.1 15.5-45.6
Some College + 42 23 55.2 36.0-72.9 19 44.8 27.1-64.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 57 29 63.9 43.9-80.0 28 36.1 20.0-56.1
$50,000+ 27 14 53.0 33.3-71.8 13 47.0 28.2-66.7

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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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