SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Tobacco Use

Have you smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your entire life?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,092 5,670 44.3 42.8-45.8 6,422 55.7 54.2-57.2
-Forsyth County 277 131 43.8 35.8-52.1 146 56.2 47.9-64.2
GENDER
Male 113 62 49.0 36.7-61.4 51 51.0 38.6-63.3
Female 164 69 37.9 28.9-47.9 95 62.1 52.1-71.1
RACE
White 212 100 43.9 34.9-53.3 112 56.1 46.7-65.1
Other 62 31 46.7 30.6-63.5 31 53.3 36.5-69.4
AGE
18-44 61 23 37.9 24.2-53.8 38 62.1 46.2-75.8
45+ 214 108 49.5 41.9-57.2 106 50.5 42.8-58.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 91 51 57.7 42.7-71.4 40 42.3 28.6-57.3
Some College + 185 80 35.9 27.6-45.2 105 64.1 54.8-72.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 117 67 59.5 46.7-71.2 50 40.5 28.8-53.3
$50,000+ 108 41 32.9 22.8-44.9 67 67.1 55.1-77.2

Back to Tobacco Use.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 24MAY11.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook