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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus 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
-Cabarrus County 166 51 37.6 27.9-48.4 14 16.7 8.0-31.8 101 45.7 35.6-56.1
GENDER
Male 72 19 35.7 21.5-53.0 4 18.9 5.9-46.5 49 45.4 29.8-62.0
Female 94 32 39.6 28.2-52.3 10 14.4 6.8-28.1 52 46.0 34.2-58.2
RACE
White 140 41 35.2 24.9-47.0 10 17.0 7.1-35.6 89 47.8 36.4-59.4
Other 22 9 48.2 24.5-72.7 3 15.1 4.7-39.0 10 36.7 16.0-63.9
AGE
18-44 50 27 49.1 32.0-66.4 9 27.2 12.2-50.2 14 23.7 12.8-39.6
45+ 115 23 23.5 15.3-34.2 5 4.5 1.7-11.5 87 72.0 61.2-80.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 82 34 45.2 30.1-61.2 6 19.0 6.0-46.4 42 35.8 23.6-50.2
Some College + 84 17 29.4 17.7-44.8 8 14.3 6.5-28.6 59 56.2 41.8-69.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 95 33 41.0 28.9-54.3 7 12.2 4.6-28.5 55 46.8 34.2-59.8
$50,000+ 42 10 36.3 19.6-57.3 5 14.9 6.0-32.3 27 48.8 31.3-66.5

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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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