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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 126 4 6.8 1.7-23.2 19 22.4 11.2-39.8 18 14.9 8.8-24.3 85 55.8 42.1-68.7
GENDER
Male 52 2 8.4 1.3-38.3 8 27.5 10.8-54.2 7 13.6 5.9-28.1 35 50.6 31.1-69.8
Female 74 2 4.6 1.1-16.8 11 15.5 7.8-28.2 11 16.8 8.8-29.8 50 63.1 49.4-75.0
RACE
White 96 2 1.8 0.4- 8.4 14 14.0 7.6-24.3 9 12.0 5.9-22.8 71 72.1 60.3-81.5
Other 26 1 15.7 2.4-58.6 3 13.4 3.3-40.9 8 22.6 9.5-44.8 14 48.3 25.3-72.1
AGE
18-44 21 3 18.6 4.4-52.8 6 44.3 18.3-73.8 6 15.2 5.6-35.1 6 22.0 8.2-46.9
45+ 105 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7 13 10.4 5.4-19.1 12 14.8 7.9-26.2 79 74.4 62.8-83.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 47 1 2.1 0.3-13.8 7 35.1 13.3-65.6 6 8.6 3.4-20.3 33 54.3 29.6-77.0
Some College + 79 3 9.8 2.2-34.7 12 14.3 6.8-27.9 12 19.0 10.3-32.3 52 56.8 41.8-70.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 67 2 2.0 0.4- 9.3 14 37.3 18.7-60.4 13 18.4 9.2-33.3 38 42.3 26.3-60.2
$50,000+ 48 2 13.8 3.0-45.7 3 3.6 1.0-12.2 5 12.5 5.0-27.7 38 70.1 47.9-85.7

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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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