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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 7,617 6,441 83.6 82.1-85.0 1,176 16.4 15.0-17.9
RACE
White 5,826 4,945 82.6 80.8-84.2 881 17.4 15.8-19.2
African American 1,323 1,087 84.9 82.1-87.4 236 15.1 12.6-17.9
Other Minorities 423 368 89.6 83.4-93.6 55 10.4 6.4-16.6
AGE
18-24 192 160 81.2 71.8-88.0 32 18.8 12.0-28.2
25-34 622 506 82.6 78.4-86.1 116 17.4 13.9-21.6
35-44 1,069 872 83.3 80.4-85.8 197 16.7 14.2-19.6
45-54 1,393 1,062 77.5 74.5-80.3 331 22.5 19.7-25.5
55-64 1,621 1,353 83.9 81.3-86.1 268 16.1 13.9-18.7
65+ 2,627 2,410 91.7 90.0-93.2 217 8.3 6.8-10.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 944 746 73.0 66.6-78.5 198 27.0 21.5-33.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,235 1,794 77.4 74.2-80.4 441 22.6 19.6-25.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,026 1,677 83.0 80.5-85.2 349 17.0 14.8-19.5
College Graduate 2,398 2,210 93.4 92.1-94.5 188 6.6 5.5- 7.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 927 671 68.0 63.1-72.5 256 32.0 27.5-36.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,244 972 75.6 71.2-79.5 272 24.4 20.5-28.8
$25,000- 34,999 813 674 80.8 75.3-85.3 139 19.2 14.7-24.7
$35,000- 49,999 933 792 82.0 77.5-85.8 141 18.0 14.2-22.5
$50,000- 74,999 947 836 89.6 86.7-91.9 111 10.4 8.1-13.3
$75,000+ 1,335 1,240 92.6 90.5-94.2 95 7.4 5.8- 9.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,947 2,378 76.5 73.4-79.3 569 23.5 20.7-26.6
No 4,387 3,812 87.0 85.4-88.4 575 13.0 11.6-14.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 175 134 80.9 72.1-87.5 41 19.1 12.5-27.9
Non-Veteran 7,441 6,306 83.7 82.2-85.0 1,135 16.3 15.0-17.8

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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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