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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Tobacco Use

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
-Cabarrus County 351 286 75.7 68.0-82.0 65 24.3 18.0-32.0
GENDER
Male 129 106 74.5 60.9-84.6 23 25.5 15.4-39.1
Female 222 180 76.8 68.7-83.3 42 23.2 16.7-31.3
RACE
White 288 237 74.7 65.6-82.1 51 25.3 17.9-34.4
Other 57 45 78.9 63.3-89.0 12 21.1 11.0-36.7
AGE
18-44 113 77 67.3 54.9-77.7 36 32.7 22.3-45.1
45+ 235 207 86.8 80.6-91.2 28 13.2 8.8-19.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 152 112 66.4 53.3-77.4 40 33.6 22.6-46.7
Some College + 198 173 82.9 74.3-89.1 25 17.1 10.9-25.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 169 129 69.0 58.7-77.6 40 31.0 22.4-41.3
$50,000+ 119 104 84.4 73.7-91.3 15 15.6 8.7-26.3

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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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