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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 7,621 3,128 37.4 35.8-39.2 4,493 62.6 60.8-64.2
RACE
White 5,830 2,501 41.2 39.3-43.3 3,329 58.8 56.7-60.7
African American 1,323 471 28.9 25.5-32.5 852 71.1 67.5-74.5
Other Minorities 423 139 24.2 18.3-31.2 284 75.8 68.8-81.7
AGE
18-24 192 44 22.2 15.1-31.6 148 77.8 68.4-84.9
25-34 623 212 34.7 29.9-39.7 411 65.3 60.3-70.1
35-44 1,069 362 32.1 28.7-35.7 707 67.9 64.3-71.3
45-54 1,394 650 45.2 41.8-48.6 744 54.8 51.4-58.2
55-64 1,621 739 44.8 41.6-48.0 882 55.2 52.0-58.4
65+ 2,628 1,080 40.5 38.0-43.2 1,548 59.5 56.8-62.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 944 444 45.1 39.5-50.9 500 54.9 49.1-60.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,237 983 43.4 40.0-46.9 1,254 56.6 53.1-60.0
Some Post-H.S. 2,028 916 39.9 36.7-43.1 1,112 60.1 56.9-63.3
College Graduate 2,398 782 27.4 25.0-29.8 1,616 72.6 70.2-75.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 928 461 49.3 44.5-54.2 467 50.7 45.8-55.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,245 606 45.4 40.9-50.0 639 54.6 50.0-59.1
$25,000- 34,999 813 350 41.3 35.8-47.0 463 58.7 53.0-64.2
$35,000- 49,999 934 405 43.7 38.9-48.6 529 56.3 51.4-61.1
$50,000- 74,999 947 348 31.3 27.5-35.4 599 68.7 64.6-72.5
$75,000+ 1,335 429 28.9 25.7-32.2 906 71.1 67.8-74.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,948 1,415 48.4 45.5-51.4 1,533 51.6 48.6-54.5
No 4,390 1,615 32.6 30.6-34.7 2,775 67.4 65.3-69.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 175 82 40.0 30.6-50.3 93 60.0 49.7-69.4
Non-Veteran 7,445 3,045 37.4 35.7-39.1 4,400 62.6 60.9-64.3

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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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