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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Tobacco Use

How long has it been since you last smoked cigarettes regularly?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 1 year ago 1 to 5 years ago 5 to 10 years ago 10 or more years ago
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,979 242 10.2 8.0-12.8 537 18.0 15.8-20.5 462 12.6 10.8-14.7 2,738 59.2 56.3-62.0
-Cabarrus County 98 1 1.8 0.3-11.8 14 17.5 9.8-29.4 11 10.3 5.1-19.9 72 70.3 57.8-80.4
GENDER
Male 48 1 3.5 0.5-21.0 7 19.9 9.0-38.6 3 4.4 1.2-14.5 37 72.3 53.8-85.3
Female 50 0 0.0 . - . 7 14.9 6.2-31.7 8 16.8 7.4-34.0 35 68.2 50.4-82.0
RACE
White 86 1 2.2 0.3-13.8 13 18.1 9.9-30.7 8 8.3 3.7-17.6 64 71.4 58.5-81.6
Other 10 0 0.0 . - . 1 15.5 2.0-62.7 3 21.9 4.4-63.1 6 62.6 22.8-90.5
AGE
18-44 14 1 6.3 0.9-34.7 5 32.5 12.5-62.0 2 11.5 2.7-37.7 6 49.6 22.6-76.8
45+ 84 0 0.0 . - . 9 11.5 5.4-22.7 9 9.8 4.3-20.7 66 78.7 66.2-87.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 39 0 0.0 . - . 7 22.5 9.9-43.2 3 8.3 2.0-29.2 29 69.2 48.7-84.2
Some College + 59 1 3.0 0.4-18.4 7 14.4 6.2-29.8 8 11.6 5.1-24.1 43 71.0 54.8-83.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 54 0 0.0 . - . 7 15.5 6.4-33.1 5 9.6 3.2-25.5 42 74.9 56.7-87.2
$50,000+ 27 1 6.7 1.0-34.9 4 18.5 6.7-41.7 6 18.5 7.5-38.9 16 56.3 35.3-75.3

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*This question was asked of those who reported smoking 100+ cigarettes, but no longer smoke.

^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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