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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Tobacco Use

During the past 12 months, have you stopped smoking for one day or longer because you were trying to quit smoking?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,385 1,340 59.3 55.8-62.7 1,045 40.7 37.3-44.2
-Cumberland County 83 55 59.6 44.3-73.2 28 40.4 26.8-55.7
GENDER
Male 29 19 49.3 26.4-72.5 10 50.7 27.5-73.6
Female 54 36 67.5 51.2-80.5 18 32.5 19.5-48.8
RACE
White 43 24 48.4 29.2-68.2 19 51.6 31.8-70.8
Other 37 29 78.5 59.4-90.1 8 21.5 9.9-40.6
AGE
18-44 35 25 58.2 36.6-77.1 10 41.8 22.9-63.4
45+ 48 30 61.9 45.4-75.9 18 38.1 24.1-54.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 41 27 71.0 54.5-83.3 14 29.0 16.7-45.5
Some College + 42 28 49.5 29.3-69.9 14 50.5 30.1-70.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 48 38 82.8 68.4-91.4 10 17.2 8.6-31.6
$50,000+ 25 13 41.2 20.1-66.1 12 58.8 33.9-79.9

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported smoking 100 or more cigarettes in her/his entire life and currently smoking daily or occasionally.

^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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