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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Tobacco Use

Current Smoker*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,219 10,826 79.7 78.4-80.9 2,393 20.3 19.1-21.6
-Durham County 413 372 89.4 84.3-93.0 41 10.6 7.0-15.7
GENDER
Male 162 146 85.6 75.6-91.9 16 14.4 8.1-24.4
Female 251 226 92.8 88.6-95.6 25 7.2 4.4-11.4
RACE
White 258 239 93.4 88.9-96.1 19 6.6 3.9-11.1
Other 151 129 84.8 75.3-91.1 22 15.2 8.9-24.7
AGE
18-44 138 123 89.3 80.5-94.4 15 10.7 5.6-19.5
45+ 269 243 89.4 83.8-93.2 26 10.6 6.8-16.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 108 91 82.9 69.6-91.1 17 17.1 8.9-30.4
Some College + 304 281 93.2 89.2-95.7 23 6.8 4.3-10.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 163 134 79.1 68.0-87.1 29 20.9 12.9-32.0
$50,000+ 197 190 97.8 95.1-99.0 7 2.2 1.0- 4.9

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*Data in this table were derived from the tobacco use questions 1 and 2.

^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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