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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 195 46 26.9 18.8-36.9 23 11.1 6.7-17.8 126 62.0 52.0-71.2
GENDER
Male 85 25 30.9 18.9-46.1 8 9.3 4.0-20.3 52 59.8 44.7-73.3
Female 110 21 20.9 13.2-31.5 15 13.7 8.1-22.3 74 65.4 54.5-74.8
RACE
White 144 34 28.0 19.5-38.4 14 11.8 6.1-21.5 96 60.3 49.8-69.9
Other 46 12 32.2 16.0-54.1 8 10.8 4.8-22.4 26 57.0 37.2-74.8
AGE
18-44 36 11 33.1 16.7-55.0 4 8.6 2.4-26.5 21 58.3 36.9-76.9
45+ 158 35 23.4 16.2-32.6 18 11.7 7.1-18.6 105 64.9 55.5-73.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 83 26 35.6 21.5-52.6 10 12.3 5.5-25.5 47 52.1 35.7-68.2
Some College + 112 20 19.4 11.6-30.6 13 10.0 5.5-17.4 79 70.6 59.3-79.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 103 22 21.8 13.1-34.0 14 12.5 7.0-21.2 67 65.7 52.7-76.7
$50,000+ 63 10 12.8 6.0-25.1 5 6.0 2.2-15.4 48 81.3 68.1-89.8

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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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