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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use-MALES

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
-MALES 4,471 2,542 51.6 49.2-54.0 1,929 48.4 46.0-50.8
RACE
White 3,592 2,064 53.3 50.8-55.9 1,528 46.7 44.1-49.2
African American 553 308 49.3 42.8-55.8 245 50.7 44.2-57.2
Other Minorities 298 156 44.9 36.1-54.1 142 55.1 45.9-63.9
AGE
18-24 161 70 44.6 34.8-54.8 91 55.4 45.2-65.2
25-34 353 171 49.7 42.7-56.7 182 50.3 43.3-57.3
35-44 642 263 40.5 35.7-45.5 379 59.5 54.5-64.3
45-54 888 451 50.8 46.2-55.3 437 49.2 44.7-53.8
55-64 1,062 665 62.4 58.3-66.2 397 37.6 33.8-41.7
65+ 1,335 913 66.3 62.7-69.7 422 33.7 30.3-37.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 591 441 69.7 63.1-75.6 150 30.3 24.4-36.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,255 798 57.8 52.8-62.7 457 42.2 37.3-47.2
Some Post-H.S. 988 598 52.8 47.9-57.7 390 47.2 42.3-52.1
College Graduate 1,631 704 37.1 33.7-40.6 927 62.9 59.4-66.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 399 286 66.9 58.6-74.2 113 33.1 25.8-41.4
$15,000- 24,999 659 456 57.8 50.5-64.7 203 42.2 35.3-49.5
$25,000- 34,999 481 318 65.1 58.3-71.3 163 34.9 28.7-41.7
$35,000- 49,999 571 331 48.8 42.5-55.2 240 51.2 44.8-57.5
$50,000- 74,999 646 335 49.8 44.2-55.3 311 50.2 44.7-55.8
$75,000+ 1,192 534 41.8 37.6-46.1 658 58.2 53.9-62.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,596 1,079 64.9 61.0-68.5 517 35.1 31.5-39.0
No 2,657 1,350 46.1 43.0-49.1 1,307 53.9 50.9-57.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,500 996 60.7 56.8-64.5 504 39.3 35.5-43.2
Non-Veteran 2,967 1,545 48.8 45.9-51.7 1,422 51.2 48.3-54.1

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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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