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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 142 35 22.2 14.9-31.7 11 14.9 6.4-31.2 96 62.9 50.2-74.1
GENDER
Male 76 18 19.1 10.9-31.2 5 17.0 5.8-40.5 53 63.9 46.3-78.5
Female 66 17 28.8 17.2-44.1 6 10.5 4.3-23.3 43 60.7 45.9-73.8
RACE
White 126 32 26.5 18.2-37.0 10 11.5 5.4-22.9 84 61.9 50.8-72.0
Other 14 3 7.8 1.9-27.0 1 27.5 4.3-76.0 10 64.7 23.4-91.7
AGE
18-44 20 6 21.7 8.5-45.1 4 31.5 10.6-64.0 10 46.8 22.2-73.2
45+ 122 29 22.4 15.3-31.7 7 6.0 2.6-13.3 86 71.6 61.7-79.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 75 20 22.7 12.7-37.4 6 20.4 7.0-46.8 49 56.9 38.0-73.9
Some College + 67 15 21.5 12.4-34.6 5 8.2 3.1-20.2 47 70.3 56.2-81.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 90 23 21.3 12.4-34.0 9 18.6 7.0-40.7 58 60.1 43.2-75.0
$50,000+ 34 9 27.0 14.3-45.2 2 9.7 2.5-31.1 23 63.3 44.6-78.6

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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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