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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Tobacco Use

During the past 12 months, have you stopped smoking for one day or longer because you were trying to quit smoking?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,385 1,340 59.3 55.8-62.7 1,045 40.7 37.3-44.2
-Onslow County 81 44 65.0 52.1-76.1 37 35.0 23.9-47.9
GENDER
Male 28 14 64.8 42.0-82.4 14 35.2 17.6-58.0
Female 53 30 65.2 49.7-78.1 23 34.8 21.9-50.3
RACE
White 66 35 65.3 50.8-77.3 31 34.7 22.7-49.2
Other 14 9 67.8 36.3-88.6 5 32.2 11.4-63.7
AGE
18-44 30 19 72.4 52.7-86.1 11 27.6 13.9-47.3
45+ 51 25 56.9 40.3-72.1 26 43.1 27.9-59.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 42 23 63.9 45.6-79.0 19 36.1 21.0-54.4
Some College + 39 21 66.7 49.1-80.7 18 33.3 19.3-50.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 51 29 64.1 47.4-78.0 22 35.9 22.0-52.6
$50,000+ 22 10 55.1 32.3-75.9 12 44.9 24.1-67.7

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported smoking 100 or more cigarettes in her/his entire life and currently smoking daily or occasionally.

^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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