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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products-FEMALES

During the past 30 days, did you smoke cigars, cigarillos, or little cigars?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,538 168 5.8 4.5- 7.3 5,370 94.2 92.7-95.5
-FEMALES 3,435 46 3.1 1.9- 4.9 3,389 96.9 95.1-98.1
RACE
White 2,749 28 2.0 1.1- 3.5 2,721 98.0 96.5-98.9
African American 484 14 7.5 3.5-15.2 470 92.5 84.8-96.5
Other Minorities 190 4 2.1 0.6- 7.0 186 97.9 93.0-99.4
AGE
18-24 93 8 12.7 5.4-27.1 85 87.3 72.9-94.6
25-34 312 14 7.1 3.5-13.7 298 92.9 86.3-96.5
35-44 515 6 1.4 0.6- 3.1 509 98.6 96.9-99.4
45-54 599 6 1.1 0.4- 2.8 593 98.9 97.2-99.6
55-64 753 5 0.4 0.1- 1.2 748 99.6 98.8-99.9
65+ 1,121 5 0.3 0.1- 0.8 1,116 99.7 99.2-99.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 413 9 4.0 1.1-13.7 404 96.0 86.3-98.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,020 16 3.7 1.9- 7.2 1,004 96.3 92.8-98.1
Some Post-H.S. 903 12 3.5 1.3- 9.0 891 96.5 91.0-98.7
College Graduate 1,094 9 1.9 0.8- 4.6 1,085 98.1 95.4-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 452 13 6.4 1.9-19.3 439 93.6 80.7-98.1
$15,000- 24,999 581 10 6.6 2.8-14.5 571 93.4 85.5-97.2
$25,000- 34,999 344 4 2.0 0.6- 5.9 340 98.0 94.1-99.4
$35,000- 49,999 428 6 2.9 1.0- 7.9 422 97.1 92.1-99.0
$50,000- 74,999 483 4 2.8 1.0- 8.0 479 97.2 92.0-99.0
$75,000+ 612 3 1.0 0.2- 4.2 609 99.0 95.8-99.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,250 22 5.9 3.0-11.4 1,228 94.1 88.6-97.0
No 2,157 22 1.8 1.0- 3.2 2,135 98.2 96.8-99.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 70 1 2.9 0.4-17.7 69 97.1 82.3-99.6
Non-Veteran 3,364 45 3.1 1.9- 4.9 3,319 96.9 95.1-98.1

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*Asked of all respondents regardless of smoking status.

^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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