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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 183 42 31.8 22.6-42.7 19 14.9 5.8-33.2 122 53.3 41.9-64.4
GENDER
Male 80 22 37.3 22.9-54.5 8 19.3 5.5-49.5 50 43.4 28.6-59.4
Female 103 20 24.6 15.6-36.5 11 9.2 4.8-17.0 72 66.2 54.5-76.2
RACE
White 167 38 34.2 24.9-44.7 18 8.9 5.3-14.5 111 57.0 47.1-66.3
Other 14 4 21.0 4.8-58.4 1 46.9 10.1-87.5 9 32.1 8.8-69.7
AGE
18-44 24 11 45.7 21.4-72.2 4 30.2 7.9-68.5 9 24.1 10.4-46.4
45+ 159 31 25.1 17.7-34.3 15 7.6 4.5-12.6 113 67.3 58.2-75.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 94 23 36.1 21.8-53.2 12 20.8 6.5-49.9 59 43.1 28.5-59.1
Some College + 89 19 26.5 16.9-39.1 7 7.6 3.3-16.5 63 65.9 53.4-76.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 108 23 28.9 17.3-44.1 15 22.7 8.1-49.7 70 48.4 32.9-64.1
$50,000+ 58 16 35.8 22.5-51.7 3 5.0 1.4-16.0 39 59.2 43.9-72.9

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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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