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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Tobacco Use

Have you smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your entire life?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,224 6,462 46.5 44.9-48.0 6,762 53.5 52.0-55.1
-Catawba County 364 184 49.1 42.1-56.2 180 50.9 43.8-57.9
GENDER
Male 135 80 59.5 47.9-70.2 55 40.5 29.8-52.1
Female 229 104 40.2 32.9-47.9 125 59.8 52.1-67.1
RACE
White 332 168 48.7 42.2-55.3 164 51.3 44.7-57.8
Other 28 14 52.7 26.3-77.6 14 47.3 22.4-73.7
AGE
18-44 76 24 39.7 25.4-55.9 52 60.3 44.1-74.6
45+ 285 159 55.8 49.1-62.2 126 44.2 37.8-50.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 179 94 54.5 43.4-65.3 85 45.5 34.7-56.6
Some College + 184 90 44.0 36.0-52.4 94 56.0 47.6-64.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 108 56.6 45.8-66.8 86 43.4 33.2-54.2
$50,000+ 123 58 42.0 32.6-52.0 65 58.0 48.0-67.4

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^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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