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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

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
-Guilford County 427 358 84.1 78.6-88.3 69 15.9 11.7-21.4
GENDER
Male 171 138 81.8 72.4-88.5 33 18.2 11.5-27.6
Female 256 220 86.9 81.6-90.9 36 13.1 9.1-18.4
RACE
White 305 257 82.5 76.2-87.4 48 17.5 12.6-23.8
Other 115 95 85.4 74.1-92.3 20 14.6 7.7-25.9
AGE
18-44 96 81 84.7 72.9-91.9 15 15.3 8.1-27.1
45+ 325 272 83.7 78.4-88.0 53 16.3 12.0-21.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 155 119 75.8 63.1-85.2 36 24.2 14.8-36.9
Some College + 271 238 89.2 84.2-92.8 33 10.8 7.2-15.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 206 170 83.1 76.1-88.4 36 16.9 11.6-23.9
$50,000+ 166 151 93.6 88.7-96.5 15 6.4 3.5-11.3

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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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