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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Tobacco Use

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

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  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
-Gaston County 265 127 51.7 42.4-60.8 138 48.3 39.2-57.6
GENDER
Male 95 63 66.2 50.9-78.7 32 33.8 21.3-49.1
Female 170 64 37.1 28.2-47.1 106 62.9 52.9-71.8
RACE
White 220 114 54.5 46.0-62.8 106 45.5 37.2-54.0
Other 45 13 45.2 23.5-68.8 32 54.8 31.2-76.5
AGE
18-44 56 25 50.1 33.2-67.1 31 49.9 32.9-66.8
45+ 208 102 53.1 44.3-61.7 106 46.9 38.3-55.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 68 54.7 40.8-67.9 66 45.3 32.1-59.2
Some College + 131 59 47.3 36.9-58.0 72 52.7 42.0-63.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 137 76 62.8 51.5-72.9 61 37.2 27.1-48.5
$50,000+ 79 34 46.1 33.3-59.4 45 53.9 40.6-66.7

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^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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