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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Tobacco Use

How long has it been since you last smoked cigarettes regularly?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 1 year 1 to 5 years 5 to 10 years 10 or more years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,570 203 9.0 7.3-11.0 479 17.3 15.3-19.4 370 12.7 10.9-14.7 2,518 61.1 58.4-63.6
-Durham County 171 5 4.3 1.2-14.2 21 21.0 11.3-35.7 25 19.0 10.9-31.1 120 55.6 43.0-67.5
GENDER
Male 66 1 4.8 0.7-27.1 10 25.9 11.1-49.4 6 17.7 6.5-40.0 49 51.6 33.1-69.7
Female 105 4 3.8 1.3-10.5 11 15.1 7.0-29.3 19 20.6 12.5-32.0 71 60.5 47.1-72.6
RACE
White 125 3 2.3 0.7- 7.4 13 12.9 6.5-24.0 20 25.9 14.4-42.1 89 58.9 44.7-71.8
Other 46 2 7.8 1.3-35.4 8 34.8 14.6-62.4 5 7.5 2.6-19.5 31 50.0 28.2-71.7
AGE
18-44 20 1 1.6 0.2-11.0 6 41.7 18.5-69.2 6 26.8 9.6-55.8 7 30.0 12.2-56.9
45+ 148 4 6.1 1.5-21.5 15 9.3 5.2-15.9 19 14.8 9.1-23.3 110 69.8 58.7-79.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 36 1 2.5 0.3-16.7 5 35.4 11.9-68.9 4 7.9 2.3-23.2 26 54.3 26.5-79.7
Some College + 135 4 4.9 1.2-18.3 16 16.5 8.0-31.1 21 22.5 12.5-37.2 94 56.0 42.4-68.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 70 4 4.4 1.5-12.5 9 25.9 9.7-53.1 10 11.4 5.4-22.5 47 58.3 37.6-76.4
$50,000+ 76 1 5.0 0.7-27.9 8 16.5 6.1-37.3 14 27.2 13.8-46.8 53 51.3 34.2-68.1

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*Asked only of respondents who reported smoking 100 cigarettes in their entire lifetime and now smoke not at all (for any length of time).

^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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