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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Tobacco Use

Do you now smoke cigarettes everyday, some days, or not at all?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Everyday Some days Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,663 1,475 32.4 30.2-34.7 554 12.3 10.7-14.1 3,634 55.3 53.0-57.5
-Alamance County 155 41 35.3 25.2-47.0 29 24.4 15.5-36.3 85 40.2 30.5-50.8
GENDER
Male 64 16 36.5 21.8-54.2 10 18.8 9.0-35.0 38 44.7 30.1-60.3
Female 91 25 34.1 21.5-49.6 19 30.2 16.9-47.9 47 35.7 23.8-49.6
RACE
White 123 34 36.5 25.0-49.8 16 18.1 9.0-33.1 73 45.4 33.6-57.7
Other 30 7 33.8 15.0-59.5 13 42.7 22.7-65.5 10 23.5 9.8-46.3
AGE
18-44 35 20 53.9 34.3-72.3 10 30.3 15.0-51.7 5 15.8 6.1-35.2
45+ 118 21 18.8 11.8-28.6 19 19.5 11.6-31.1 78 61.7 50.3-71.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 83 24 40.1 26.3-55.6 19 30.2 17.3-47.2 40 29.7 19.1-43.1
Some College + 72 17 29.4 15.9-48.0 10 17.3 7.8-34.1 45 53.3 37.0-68.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 98 31 42.5 29.8-56.4 18 18.6 10.7-30.3 49 38.9 27.2-52.0
$50,000+ 37 7 23.6 10.6-44.6 7 25.4 10.4-50.0 23 51.0 31.7-70.0

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported ever smoking at least 100 or more cigarettes.

^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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