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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products-AFRICAN AMERICANS

During the past 30 days did you usually smoke menthol cigarettes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 964 318 37.8 32.6-43.1 646 62.2 56.9-67.4
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 142 110 76.7 63.5-86.1 32 23.3 13.9-36.5
GENDER
Male 53 38 87.1 76.0-93.5 15 12.9 6.5-24.0
Female 89 72 66.5 46.7-81.8 17 33.5 18.2-53.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 141 109 76.4 63.2-86.0 32 23.6 14.0-36.8
AGE
18-24 12 10 90.1 63.2-98.0 2 9.9 2.0-36.8
25-34 19 16 73.7 39.2-92.4 3 26.3 7.6-60.8
35-44 22 20 79.8 41.0-95.7 2 20.2 4.3-59.0
45-54 30 25 87.9 69.4-95.9 5 12.1 4.1-30.6
55-64 36 26 68.4 47.0-84.1 10 31.6 15.9-53.0
65+ 23 13 52.9 28.6-75.9 10 47.1 24.1-71.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 41 35 88.8 71.9-96.1 6 11.2 3.9-28.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 54 44 80.4 59.0-92.2 10 19.6 7.8-41.0
Some Post-H.S. 25 15 50.6 21.4-79.4 10 49.4 20.6-78.6
College Graduate 22 16 72.9 40.1-91.6 6 27.1 8.4-59.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 47 38 76.8 51.6-91.1 9 23.2 8.9-48.4
$15,000- 24,999 33 28 81.4 59.6-92.9 5 18.6 7.1-40.4
$25,000- 34,999 15 11 87.3 57.6-97.2 4 12.7 2.8-42.4
$35,000-49,999 12 7 74.5 39.4-92.9 5 25.5 7.1-60.6
$50,000- 74,999 12 7 36.3 11.8-70.9 5 63.7 29.1-88.2
$75,000+ 8 7 97.2 79.3-99.7 1 2.8 0.3-20.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 70 54 70.3 50.4-84.7 16 29.7 15.3-49.6
No 67 51 81.5 62.5-92.1 16 18.5 7.9-37.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 15 11 82.9 52.8-95.5 4 17.1 4.5-47.2
Non-Veteran 127 99 76.1 62.0-86.2 28 23.9 13.8-38.0

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*Asked of current smokers or those who last smoked less than 30 days ago.

^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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