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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 603 525 87.9 83.8-91.2 78 12.1 8.8-16.2
GENDER
Male 202 178 91.6 86.7-94.8 24 8.4 5.2-13.3
Female 401 347 85.0 78.5-89.8 54 15.0 10.2-21.5
RACE
White 414 363 89.0 84.5-92.4 51 11.0 7.6-15.5
Other 184 158 86.6 78.0-92.2 26 13.4 7.8-22.0
AGE
18-44 154 133 87.9 80.0-93.0 21 12.1 7.0-20.0
45+ 442 386 87.9 83.8-91.1 56 12.1 8.9-16.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 160 127 81.7 71.3-89.0 33 18.3 11.0-28.7
Some College + 440 395 90.8 86.8-93.6 45 9.2 6.4-13.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 221 179 79.7 70.2-86.7 42 20.3 13.3-29.8
$50,000+ 281 259 94.5 91.2-96.6 22 5.5 3.4- 8.8

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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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