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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 565 216 41.0 34.9-47.4 349 59.0 52.6-65.1
RACE
White 446 132 33.7 27.3-40.8 314 66.3 59.2-72.7
African American 89 72 66.5 46.7-81.8 17 33.5 18.2-53.3
Other Minorities 28 10 50.1 26.7-73.5 18 49.9 26.5-73.3
AGE
18-24 24 15 66.9 43.6-84.0 9 33.1 16.0-56.4
25-34 73 34 40.7 26.5-56.7 39 59.3 43.3-73.5
35-44 93 33 32.9 21.6-46.6 60 67.1 53.4-78.4
45-54 135 57 43.2 31.5-55.7 78 56.8 44.3-68.5
55-64 126 50 40.6 28.6-53.9 76 59.4 46.1-71.4
65+ 113 27 28.2 18.0-41.3 86 71.8 58.7-82.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 103 44 46.4 31.5-62.0 59 53.6 38.0-68.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 197 85 47.8 37.4-58.4 112 52.2 41.6-62.6
Some Post-H.S. 173 54 33.3 23.4-44.9 119 66.7 55.1-76.6
College Graduate 91 33 37.8 25.4-52.0 58 62.2 48.0-74.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 122 53 51.5 37.4-65.3 69 48.5 34.7-62.6
$15,000- 24,999 117 42 40.2 27.6-54.1 75 59.8 45.9-72.4
$25,000- 34,999 68 24 32.1 19.3-48.2 44 67.9 51.8-80.7
$35,000- 49,999 75 28 33.2 20.0-49.8 47 66.8 50.2-80.0
$50,000- 74,999 58 19 40.8 23.8-60.4 39 59.2 39.6-76.2
$75,000+ 57 23 41.7 25.4-60.1 34 58.3 39.9-74.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 256 98 42.9 33.9-52.4 158 57.1 47.6-66.1
No 300 113 39.6 31.6-48.2 187 60.4 51.8-68.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 10 3 27.2 7.3-63.8 7 72.8 36.2-92.7
Non-Veteran 555 213 41.2 35.1-47.7 342 58.8 52.3-64.9

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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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