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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 603 229 34.8 29.5-40.6 374 65.2 59.4-70.5
GENDER
Male 202 86 38.0 28.9-48.0 116 62.0 52.0-71.1
Female 401 143 32.3 26.3-39.0 258 67.7 61.0-73.7
RACE
White 414 164 36.9 30.6-43.7 250 63.1 56.3-69.4
Other 184 64 32.0 22.8-42.8 120 68.0 57.2-77.2
AGE
18-44 154 42 30.8 21.9-41.5 112 69.2 58.5-78.1
45+ 442 184 38.8 33.7-44.2 258 61.2 55.8-66.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 160 79 36.6 26.6-48.0 81 63.4 52.0-73.4
Some College + 440 150 34.2 28.0-41.0 290 65.8 59.0-72.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 221 99 40.4 31.5-49.9 122 59.6 50.1-68.5
$50,000+ 281 83 26.8 20.4-34.3 198 73.2 65.7-79.6

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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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