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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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
-WHITES 4,456 116 3.8 2.9- 4.9 4,340 96.2 95.1-97.1
GENDER
Male 1,707 88 5.8 4.3- 7.8 1,619 94.2 92.2-95.7
Female 2,749 28 2.0 1.1- 3.5 2,721 98.0 96.5-98.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 51 0 0.0 . - . 51 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 4,397 116 3.9 2.9- 5.1 4,281 96.1 94.9-97.1
AGE
18-24 116 8 7.5 3.4-15.6 108 92.5 84.4-96.6
25-34 346 15 4.2 2.0- 8.8 331 95.8 91.2-98.0
35-44 613 16 3.5 1.9- 6.3 597 96.5 93.7-98.1
45-54 796 28 4.4 2.7- 7.3 768 95.6 92.7-97.3
55-64 1,002 32 4.2 2.6- 6.5 970 95.8 93.5-97.4
65+ 1,543 13 0.6 0.3- 1.1 1,530 99.4 98.9-99.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 462 11 5.3 2.0-13.4 451 94.7 86.6-98.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,264 31 3.3 2.0- 5.3 1,233 96.7 94.7-98.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,160 30 4.1 2.4- 6.8 1,130 95.9 93.2-97.6
College Graduate 1,563 43 3.5 2.3- 5.3 1,520 96.5 94.7-97.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 418 11 3.0 1.2- 7.2 407 97.0 92.8-98.8
$15,000- 24,999 664 16 6.3 3.0-12.7 648 93.7 87.3-97.0
$25,000- 34,999 421 9 4.2 1.9- 9.1 412 95.8 90.9-98.1
$35,000-49,999 576 14 2.2 1.2- 4.2 562 97.8 95.8-98.8
$50,000- 74,999 672 17 3.1 1.8- 5.4 655 96.9 94.6-98.2
$75,000+ 1,091 32 4.5 2.7- 7.3 1,059 95.5 92.7-97.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,551 40 4.8 2.9- 7.9 1,511 95.2 92.1-97.1
No 2,880 74 3.3 2.4- 4.6 2,806 96.7 95.4-97.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 669 27 4.7 2.6- 8.4 642 95.3 91.6-97.4
Non-Veteran 3,784 89 3.7 2.7- 4.9 3,695 96.3 95.1-97.3

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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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