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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 91 40 43.4 31.2-56.5 51 56.6 43.5-68.8
GENDER
Male 40 21 54.5 36.1-71.8 19 45.5 28.2-63.9
Female 51 19 32.9 19.4-50.0 32 67.1 50.0-80.6
RACE
White 84 36 41.7 29.2-55.3 48 58.3 44.7-70.8
Other 6 4 62.3 16.7-93.2 2 37.7 6.8-83.3
AGE
18-44 23 12 46.1 24.9-68.8 11 53.9 31.2-75.1
45+ 67 28 41.9 29.1-56.0 39 58.1 44.0-70.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 64 28 40.6 26.4-56.5 36 59.4 43.5-73.6
Some College + 27 12 51.5 31.1-71.4 15 48.5 28.6-68.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 61 24 36.7 22.5-53.7 37 63.3 46.3-77.5
$50,000+ 18 11 63.1 38.4-82.5 7 36.9 17.5-61.6

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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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