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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Tobacco Use

Current Smoker*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,219 10,826 79.7 78.4-80.9 2,393 20.3 19.1-21.6
-Onslow County 385 304 74.0 67.5-79.6 81 26.0 20.4-32.5
GENDER
Male 126 98 73.2 60.9-82.8 28 26.8 17.2-39.1
Female 259 206 74.6 67.1-80.9 53 25.4 19.1-32.9
RACE
White 306 240 72.9 65.3-79.3 66 27.1 20.7-34.7
Other 77 63 78.1 63.6-87.9 14 21.9 12.1-36.4
AGE
18-44 127 97 73.8 63.1-82.2 30 26.2 17.8-36.9
45+ 256 205 74.1 66.3-80.7 51 25.9 19.3-33.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 159 117 60.8 49.6-70.9 42 39.2 29.1-50.4
Some College + 225 186 82.8 75.8-88.2 39 17.2 11.8-24.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 150 69.4 60.0-77.4 51 30.6 22.6-40.0
$50,000+ 132 110 81.8 72.7-88.4 22 18.2 11.6-27.3

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*Data in this table were derived from the tobacco use questions 1 and 2.

^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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