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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Tobacco Use

How long has it been since you last smoked cigarettes regularly?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 1 year ago 1 to 5 years ago 5 to 10 years ago 10 or more years ago
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,979 242 10.2 8.0-12.8 537 18.0 15.8-20.5 462 12.6 10.8-14.7 2,738 59.2 56.3-62.0
-Davidson County 132 12 8.8 4.6-16.3 20 22.4 13.6-34.7 11 12.0 5.5-24.2 89 56.8 45.0-67.8
GENDER
Male 62 6 9.9 4.1-22.3 11 28.4 15.5-46.3 5 14.1 5.0-33.9 40 47.5 32.8-62.7
Female 70 6 7.1 3.0-15.6 9 13.5 6.4-26.2 6 8.9 3.5-20.8 49 70.6 56.2-81.7
RACE
White 121 10 9.2 4.6-17.7 17 19.7 11.1-32.5 10 9.1 4.4-17.7 84 62.0 49.9-72.7
Other 10 2 8.9 1.8-34.6 3 61.7 28.2-86.9 0 0.0 . - . 5 29.4 9.3-62.7
AGE
18-44 19 3 11.4 3.1-33.7 6 36.1 15.6-63.2 3 20.6 5.7-52.4 7 32.0 13.3-59.2
45+ 113 9 7.6 3.8-14.8 14 16.1 8.8-27.7 8 8.0 3.5-17.4 82 68.2 56.6-78.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 76 10 12.5 6.1-23.8 16 25.7 15.0-40.4 6 14.0 5.2-32.7 44 47.9 34.3-61.8
Some College + 56 2 2.7 0.6-10.7 4 17.0 5.2-43.4 5 8.7 3.0-22.5 45 71.6 50.0-86.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 77 8 9.1 3.8-20.1 15 25.8 13.9-42.9 8 16.0 6.2-35.5 46 49.1 34.3-64.0
$50,000+ 35 2 6.2 1.5-23.1 3 19.1 6.6-44.3 3 9.3 2.8-26.4 27 65.4 43.5-82.3

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*This question was asked of those who reported smoking 100+ cigarettes, but no longer smoke.

^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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