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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 251 45 18.4 12.2-26.8 30 20.4 13.1-30.3 176 61.3 51.3-70.4
GENDER
Male 97 15 14.5 7.0-27.7 14 26.6 15.2-42.3 68 58.8 43.7-72.4
Female 154 30 23.5 15.0-34.8 16 11.9 6.7-20.3 108 64.6 53.4-74.4
RACE
White 161 20 13.5 7.4-23.3 12 13.2 6.8-24.1 129 73.3 61.7-82.4
Other 90 25 23.8 13.4-38.7 18 28.3 15.8-45.4 47 47.9 32.6-63.6
AGE
18-44 44 11 19.9 9.5-37.0 13 33.0 18.7-51.4 20 47.1 30.0-64.9
45+ 203 34 17.3 11.8-24.8 16 8.8 5.1-14.9 153 73.8 65.6-80.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 68 22 28.2 15.7-45.4 9 24.3 11.3-44.8 37 47.5 29.8-65.8
Some College + 183 23 14.0 7.6-24.2 21 18.6 10.7-30.4 139 67.5 55.5-77.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 124 36 32.7 21.1-46.9 15 18.4 9.5-32.7 73 48.8 35.4-62.4
$50,000+ 99 8 4.9 2.2-10.3 13 23.0 11.9-39.7 78 72.1 56.3-83.9

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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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