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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Tobacco Use

Current Smoker*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,085 10,056 80.2 78.9-81.5 2,029 19.8 18.5-21.1
-Forsyth County 277 221 80.2 73.3-85.6 56 19.8 14.4-26.7
GENDER
Male 113 89 79.6 68.4-87.5 24 20.4 12.5-31.6
Female 164 132 80.8 72.2-87.2 32 19.2 12.8-27.8
RACE
White 212 171 77.8 68.9-84.7 41 22.2 15.3-31.1
Other 62 47 84.3 73.1-91.4 15 15.7 8.6-26.9
AGE
18-44 61 49 81.9 68.2-90.5 12 18.1 9.5-31.8
45+ 214 170 78.4 71.4-84.0 44 21.6 16.0-28.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 91 64 71.8 57.8-82.6 27 28.2 17.4-42.2
Some College + 185 156 84.9 77.4-90.2 29 15.1 9.8-22.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 117 83 73.3 61.8-82.3 34 26.7 17.7-38.2
$50,000+ 108 94 82.6 70.1-90.6 14 17.4 9.4-29.9

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*Data in this table were derived from the tobacco use questions 1 and 2.

^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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