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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Tobacco Use

Have you smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your entire life?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,224 6,462 46.5 44.9-48.0 6,762 53.5 52.0-55.1
-Durham County 413 160 37.3 30.3-45.0 253 62.7 55.0-69.7
GENDER
Male 162 79 46.1 36.0-56.5 83 53.9 43.5-64.0
Female 251 81 29.6 20.0-41.5 170 70.4 58.5-80.0
RACE
White 258 95 31.1 24.9-38.2 163 68.9 61.8-75.1
Other 151 63 38.8 29.0-49.6 88 61.2 50.4-71.0
AGE
18-44 138 34 30.8 20.1-44.1 104 69.2 55.9-79.9
45+ 269 123 46.0 39.1-53.1 146 54.0 46.9-60.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 108 52 50.2 34.9-65.5 56 49.8 34.5-65.1
Some College + 304 107 30.2 24.5-36.7 197 69.8 63.3-75.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 163 74 45.7 32.8-59.1 89 54.3 40.9-67.2
$50,000+ 197 63 29.8 23.0-37.6 134 70.2 62.4-77.0

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^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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