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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance 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 6,457 1,774 31.0 29.0-33.1 619 12.7 11.0-14.6 4,064 56.3 54.1-58.5
-Alamance County 165 41 24.6 17.1-34.1 11 8.5 3.2-20.7 113 66.9 55.6-76.5
GENDER
Male 74 19 24.8 14.5-39.3 2 8.0 1.4-34.2 53 67.2 49.6-81.0
Female 91 22 24.3 15.1-36.8 9 9.1 4.4-17.9 60 66.5 53.9-77.2
RACE
White 136 32 23.5 15.2-34.4 9 9.8 3.3-25.7 95 66.7 53.2-78.0
Other 28 9 30.4 15.1-51.8 2 4.7 1.0-18.9 17 64.9 43.8-81.4
AGE
18-44 33 12 26.2 12.7-46.5 3 12.8 2.8-42.6 18 61.0 37.7-80.2
45+ 131 29 23.6 16.3-32.9 8 5.4 2.5-11.2 94 71.1 61.5-79.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 81 22 24.9 15.1-38.2 10 14.9 5.5-34.4 49 60.2 44.2-74.2
Some College + 84 19 24.3 14.0-38.9 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7 64 75.0 60.4-85.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 96 25 28.8 18.9-41.2 7 5.8 2.5-13.1 64 65.4 53.0-76.1
$50,000+ 53 10 15.8 7.3-30.8 3 4.1 1.2-12.7 40 80.1 64.1-90.1

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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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