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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Tobacco Use

How long has it been since you last smoked cigarettes regularly?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 1 year ago 1 to 5 years ago 5 to 10 years ago 10 or more years ago
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,979 242 10.2 8.0-12.8 537 18.0 15.8-20.5 462 12.6 10.8-14.7 2,738 59.2 56.3-62.0
-Onslow County 119 9 14.4 7.3-26.6 17 14.9 8.9-23.8 11 11.1 5.7-20.3 82 59.6 48.4-69.9
GENDER
Male 47 3 16.3 5.6-39.3 3 9.4 2.8-27.0 4 13.3 4.7-32.3 37 61.0 42.2-77.1
Female 72 6 12.9 5.5-27.6 14 19.3 11.2-31.3 7 9.3 4.2-19.2 45 58.5 45.0-70.9
RACE
White 107 6 10.6 4.3-23.9 15 14.7 8.5-24.3 10 10.0 5.1-18.9 76 64.6 52.7-74.9
Other 11 3 43.8 15.6-76.7 2 16.9 3.5-52.8 1 19.3 2.9-66.0 5 20.0 6.8-46.1
AGE
18-44 28 8 34.0 17.5-55.5 9 24.5 12.1-43.2 4 15.4 5.5-36.0 7 26.2 12.4-47.0
45+ 91 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 8 8.1 3.9-16.0 7 8.0 3.7-16.3 75 83.3 73.7-89.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 48 4 16.5 5.7-39.2 5 13.7 5.3-30.8 5 10.2 3.6-26.1 34 59.6 41.1-75.7
Some College + 71 5 12.9 5.2-28.5 12 15.8 8.6-27.1 6 11.7 4.9-25.1 48 59.6 45.7-72.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 59 5 16.8 6.6-36.5 10 17.6 8.7-32.4 7 14.2 6.1-29.5 37 51.5 36.1-66.6
$50,000+ 39 3 12.2 3.5-34.6 5 14.1 5.7-30.7 3 10.3 3.0-29.8 28 63.3 44.4-78.9

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*This question was asked of those who reported smoking 100+ cigarettes, but no longer smoke.

^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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