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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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
-MALES 399 102 34.9 27.1-43.6 297 65.1 56.4-72.9
RACE
White 300 53 19.7 13.3-28.2 247 80.3 71.8-86.7
African American 53 38 87.1 76.0-93.5 15 12.9 6.5-24.0
Other Minorities 46 11 40.4 18.1-67.5 35 59.6 32.5-81.9
AGE
18-24 22 9 41.1 20.6-65.2 13 58.9 34.8-79.4
25-34 44 22 54.1 32.3-74.5 22 45.9 25.5-67.7
35-44 69 16 36.8 21.7-54.9 53 63.2 45.1-78.3
45-54 89 13 17.7 8.6-33.0 76 82.3 67.0-91.4
55-64 105 26 21.9 12.9-34.8 79 78.1 65.2-87.1
65+ 69 16 28.0 15.3-45.4 53 72.0 54.6-84.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 84 26 53.1 34.6-70.8 58 46.9 29.2-65.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 143 39 31.1 20.3-44.5 104 68.9 55.5-79.7
Some Post-H.S. 101 20 27.3 14.7-45.1 81 72.7 54.9-85.3
College Graduate 71 17 31.5 17.4-50.2 54 68.5 49.8-82.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 61 15 45.6 26.6-66.0 46 54.4 34.0-73.4
$15,000- 24,999 101 32 40.2 23.1-60.0 69 59.8 40.0-76.9
$25,000- 34,999 39 10 31.9 12.2-61.1 29 68.1 38.9-87.8
$35,000- 49,999 47 10 30.0 14.2-52.6 37 70.0 47.4-85.8
$50,000- 74,999 66 15 27.9 12.9-50.1 51 72.1 49.9-87.1
$75,000+ 47 12 31.5 15.7-53.2 35 68.5 46.8-84.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 175 42 30.2 18.6-45.0 133 69.8 55.0-81.4
No 220 58 36.7 26.8-47.8 162 63.3 52.2-73.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 129 36 36.1 22.8-52.1 93 63.9 47.9-77.2
Non-Veteran 269 66 34.6 25.5-45.1 203 65.4 54.9-74.5

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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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