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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products-MALES

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
-MALES 2,103 122 8.7 6.5-11.4 1,981 91.3 88.6-93.5
RACE
White 1,707 88 5.8 4.3- 7.8 1,619 94.2 92.2-95.7
African American 234 22 13.1 8.1-20.5 212 86.9 79.5-91.9
Other Minorities 147 11 16.0 6.8-33.1 136 84.0 66.9-93.2
AGE
18-24 83 11 9.1 4.3-18.5 72 90.9 81.5-95.7
25-34 182 16 13.8 7.0-25.5 166 86.2 74.5-93.0
35-44 287 16 7.4 4.0-13.3 271 92.6 86.7-96.0
45-54 418 30 8.6 5.2-14.0 388 91.4 86.0-94.8
55-64 473 34 8.9 5.9-13.3 439 91.1 86.7-94.1
65+ 648 13 2.7 1.1- 6.5 635 97.3 93.5-98.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 277 18 11.5 5.4-22.9 259 88.5 77.1-94.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 581 38 11.5 6.8-18.7 543 88.5 81.3-93.2
Some Post-H.S. 507 24 6.5 3.7-11.3 483 93.5 88.7-96.3
College Graduate 735 41 6.4 4.2- 9.6 694 93.6 90.4-95.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 175 13 12.0 5.8-23.2 162 88.0 76.8-94.2
$15,000- 24,999 329 22 19.2 10.4-32.7 307 80.8 67.3-89.6
$25,000- 34,999 194 10 5.8 2.6-12.4 184 94.2 87.6-97.4
$35,000- 49,999 264 11 3.3 1.6- 6.7 253 96.7 93.3-98.4
$50,000- 74,999 322 18 6.9 3.8-12.5 304 93.1 87.5-96.2
$75,000+ 598 32 6.9 4.2-11.1 566 93.1 88.9-95.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 710 41 9.7 5.8-15.9 669 90.3 84.1-94.2
No 1,381 78 7.9 5.6-11.1 1,303 92.1 88.9-94.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 728 30 5.1 3.0- 8.7 698 94.9 91.3-97.0
Non-Veteran 1,370 91 9.2 6.7-12.5 1,279 90.8 87.5-93.3

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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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