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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use-WHITES

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
-WHITES 9,422 4,565 47.0 45.4-48.7 4,857 53.0 51.3-54.6
GENDER
Male 3,592 2,064 53.3 50.8-55.9 1,528 46.7 44.1-49.2
Female 5,830 2,501 41.2 39.3-43.3 3,329 58.8 56.7-60.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 177 76 35.8 26.3-46.6 101 64.2 53.4-73.7
Non-Hispanic 9,239 4,485 47.4 45.8-49.0 4,754 52.6 51.0-54.2
AGE
18-24 229 78 38.5 30.0-47.7 151 61.5 52.3-70.0
25-34 637 283 46.9 41.8-52.0 354 53.1 48.0-58.2
35-44 1,265 490 38.7 35.3-42.1 775 61.3 57.9-64.7
45-54 1,718 849 48.8 45.7-51.9 869 51.2 48.1-54.3
55-64 2,125 1,122 53.9 51.0-56.7 1,003 46.1 43.3-49.0
65+ 3,376 1,713 52.7 50.5-54.9 1,663 47.3 45.1-49.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,033 645 66.5 61.7-71.0 388 33.5 29.0-38.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,666 1,397 55.5 52.3-58.7 1,269 44.5 41.3-47.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,372 1,228 47.4 44.1-50.8 1,144 52.6 49.2-55.9
College Graduate 3,338 1,292 34.8 32.6-37.2 2,046 65.2 62.8-67.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 853 515 61.7 56.1-67.1 338 38.3 32.9-43.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,356 780 58.7 54.5-62.8 576 41.3 37.2-45.5
$25,000- 34,999 969 527 58.1 53.1-63.0 442 41.9 37.0-46.9
$35,000-49,999 1,193 605 49.8 45.6-54.0 588 50.2 46.0-54.4
$50,000- 74,999 1,324 592 43.6 39.8-47.6 732 56.4 52.4-60.2
$75,000+ 2,229 881 37.6 34.6-40.7 1,348 62.4 59.3-65.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,481 1,948 58.6 55.9-61.2 1,533 41.4 38.8-44.1
No 5,599 2,463 42.0 40.0-44.1 3,136 58.0 55.9-60.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,363 894 62.3 58.3-66.1 469 37.7 33.9-41.7
Non-Veteran 8,057 3,670 44.7 42.9-46.5 4,387 55.3 53.5-57.1

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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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