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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Tobacco Use

How long has it been since you last smoked cigarettes regularly?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 1 year 1 to 5 years 5 to 10 years 10 or more years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,570 203 9.0 7.3-11.0 479 17.3 15.3-19.4 370 12.7 10.9-14.7 2,518 61.1 58.4-63.6
-Guilford County 203 15 13.4 6.7-25.1 36 18.9 13.1-26.5 14 8.6 4.6-15.4 138 59.2 49.7-68.0
GENDER
Male 91 6 16.3 5.9-37.7 17 20.6 12.2-32.7 4 3.4 1.3- 9.0 64 59.7 44.7-73.0
Female 112 9 10.3 4.9-20.2 19 17.0 10.1-27.1 10 14.1 7.0-26.6 74 58.6 47.1-69.3
RACE
White 152 8 5.5 2.5-11.8 27 18.4 12.1-26.9 11 10.1 5.1-19.1 106 66.0 56.2-74.5
Other 49 6 26.3 9.5-54.7 9 21.6 10.2-40.1 3 5.5 1.4-19.3 31 46.6 28.8-65.3
AGE
18-44 22 4 32.0 11.6-62.8 4 16.8 5.8-39.8 4 16.6 5.6-40.4 10 34.5 16.6-58.2
45+ 180 11 7.1 3.7-13.3 32 19.7 13.6-27.5 10 5.9 3.0-11.3 127 67.3 58.9-74.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 62 5 13.2 5.3-29.4 11 19.0 9.3-34.7 4 7.2 2.3-20.5 42 60.6 45.1-74.3
Some College + 141 10 13.5 5.5-29.3 25 18.8 12.2-28.0 10 9.1 4.4-17.9 96 58.6 47.0-69.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 96 10 20.9 8.5-42.7 15 16.3 8.8-28.4 4 3.6 1.2-10.0 67 59.2 43.5-73.3
$50,000+ 87 4 7.3 2.2-21.7 21 24.3 15.4-36.3 8 13.0 6.0-25.6 54 55.4 42.7-67.4

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*Asked only of respondents who reported smoking 100 cigarettes in their entire lifetime and now smoke not at all (for any length of time).

^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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