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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 131 46 38.5 27.8-50.5 10 6.8 3.3-13.4 75 54.7 42.8-66.0
GENDER
Male 62 21 37.7 22.7-55.5 3 3.9 1.0-14.3 38 58.4 40.7-74.1
Female 69 25 39.7 26.9-54.2 7 11.0 5.0-22.5 37 49.3 36.0-62.7
RACE
White 100 33 43.1 30.5-56.6 8 7.6 3.4-16.0 59 49.3 36.7-62.1
Other 31 13 28.4 13.8-49.6 2 5.1 1.1-21.0 16 66.5 44.3-83.2
AGE
18-44 23 9 39.1 18.8-64.0 3 8.7 2.6-25.6 11 52.2 28.4-75.0
45+ 108 37 38.1 28.3-49.0 7 5.5 2.6-11.6 64 56.3 45.7-66.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 51 22 41.1 24.0-60.7 5 7.7 2.6-20.5 24 51.2 32.0-70.0
Some College + 80 24 36.0 23.7-50.5 5 6.0 2.4-14.2 51 58.0 44.0-70.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 67 28 38.9 24.3-55.9 6 6.0 2.3-14.7 33 55.1 38.1-70.9
$50,000+ 41 11 45.7 26.8-65.9 3 7.0 2.2-20.5 27 47.3 29.2-66.1

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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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