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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Tobacco Use

Do you now smoke cigarettes everyday, some days, or not at all?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Everyday Some days Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,457 1,774 31.0 29.0-33.1 619 12.7 11.0-14.6 4,064 56.3 54.1-58.5
-Durham County 160 29 16.5 10.5-25.1 12 11.8 5.3-24.4 119 71.7 59.6-81.3
GENDER
Male 79 11 14.6 7.6-26.1 5 16.7 6.5-36.4 63 68.7 52.1-81.6
Female 81 18 19.1 9.6-34.5 7 5.1 2.1-12.1 56 75.7 59.0-87.1
RACE
White 95 15 18.2 10.3-30.1 4 3.0 1.1- 8.2 76 78.8 67.0-87.1
Other 63 14 18.3 10.0-31.3 8 20.8 9.0-41.2 41 60.9 43.6-75.8
AGE
18-44 34 9 15.5 6.8-31.5 6 19.3 6.8-44.0 19 65.3 41.8-83.1
45+ 123 20 17.8 11.0-27.7 6 5.2 1.9-13.4 97 76.9 66.5-84.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 52 11 13.7 6.0-28.1 6 20.4 7.5-44.9 35 65.9 42.8-83.3
Some College + 107 18 19.2 11.7-29.9 5 3.4 1.3- 8.5 84 77.4 66.6-85.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 74 22 25.8 14.1-42.5 7 19.9 7.9-41.8 45 54.3 33.5-73.7
$50,000+ 63 4 4.9 1.7-13.2 3 2.6 0.8- 8.4 56 92.5 84.1-96.6

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported ever smoking at least 100 or more cigarettes.

^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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