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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 138 25 25.6 16.5-37.5 8 4.2 1.7- 9.7 105 70.2 58.6-79.7
GENDER
Male 58 10 29.4 15.5-48.6 4 3.3 1.1- 9.6 44 67.3 48.8-81.6
Female 80 15 22.0 12.1-36.6 4 5.0 1.4-16.1 61 73.0 58.4-83.9
RACE
White 130 25 27.3 17.7-39.5 7 4.1 1.6-10.1 98 68.6 56.6-78.5
Other 7 0 0.0 . - . 1 6.1 0.7-38.2 6 93.9 61.8-99.3
AGE
18-44 22 10 45.2 24.7-67.4 0 0.0 . - . 12 54.8 32.6-75.3
45+ 114 15 14.8 8.0-25.6 8 6.7 2.8-15.1 91 78.5 67.4-86.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 56 16 42.7 26.6-60.5 2 4.0 0.7-18.7 38 53.3 36.3-69.6
Some College + 82 9 11.4 5.5-22.3 6 4.3 1.8-10.1 67 84.3 73.4-91.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 87 19 35.7 22.4-51.5 8 6.8 2.8-15.6 60 57.5 42.7-71.1
$50,000+ 33 3 9.5 3.0-26.3 0 0.0 . - . 30 90.5 73.7-97.0

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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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