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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Tobacco Use

Have you smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your entire life?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,092 5,670 44.3 42.8-45.8 6,422 55.7 54.2-57.2
-Buncombe County 263 138 49.0 41.1-56.8 125 51.0 43.2-58.9
GENDER
Male 101 58 49.0 36.5-61.6 43 51.0 38.4-63.5
Female 162 80 48.9 39.6-58.3 82 51.1 41.7-60.4
RACE
White 246 130 50.9 43.1-58.7 116 49.1 41.3-56.9
Other 13 7 37.8 9.7-77.4 6 62.2 22.6-90.3
AGE
18-44 50 22 43.7 29.3-59.2 28 56.3 40.8-70.7
45+ 208 114 52.7 44.6-60.7 94 47.3 39.3-55.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 97 56 54.4 40.4-67.7 41 45.6 32.3-59.6
Some College + 166 82 45.2 36.2-54.5 84 54.8 45.5-63.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 87 66.2 55.9-75.2 51 33.8 24.8-44.1
$50,000+ 80 33 36.4 25.4-49.1 47 63.6 50.9-74.6

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^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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