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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance 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 13,219 10,826 79.7 78.4-80.9 2,393 20.3 19.1-21.6
-Alamance County 352 300 85.2 79.0-89.8 52 14.8 10.2-21.0
GENDER
Male 125 104 80.7 68.6-88.8 21 19.3 11.2-31.4
Female 227 196 88.7 82.7-92.8 31 11.3 7.2-17.3
RACE
White 288 247 85.0 77.4-90.3 41 15.0 9.7-22.6
Other 62 51 85.1 72.6-92.4 11 14.9 7.6-27.4
AGE
18-44 84 69 84.8 72.3-92.3 15 15.2 7.7-27.7
45+ 264 227 85.4 79.8-89.6 37 14.6 10.4-20.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 162 130 77.6 66.6-85.8 32 22.4 14.2-33.4
Some College + 190 170 91.0 84.8-94.8 20 9.0 5.2-15.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 190 158 84.2 76.1-89.9 32 15.8 10.1-23.9
$50,000+ 116 103 90.7 83.4-94.9 13 9.3 5.1-16.6

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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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