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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Tobacco Use

Current Smoker*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,085 10,056 80.2 78.9-81.5 2,029 19.8 18.5-21.1
-Buncombe County 263 230 85.4 78.3-90.5 33 14.6 9.5-21.7
GENDER
Male 101 87 84.0 71.6-91.6 14 16.0 8.4-28.4
Female 162 143 86.8 78.0-92.4 19 13.2 7.6-22.0
RACE
White 246 214 84.0 76.4-89.5 32 16.0 10.5-23.6
Other 13 12 97.7 82.5-99.7 1 2.3 0.3-17.5
AGE
18-44 50 40 80.3 65.0-89.9 10 19.7 10.1-35.0
45+ 208 185 88.7 81.9-93.2 23 11.3 6.8-18.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 97 79 74.6 60.2-85.1 18 25.4 14.9-39.8
Some College + 166 151 92.9 87.5-96.1 15 7.1 3.9-12.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 111 71.9 59.5-81.7 27 28.1 18.3-40.5
$50,000+ 80 77 96.5 89.5-98.9 3 3.5 1.1-10.5

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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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