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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Tobacco Use

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
-New Hanover County 330 289 84.9 78.6-89.6 41 15.1 10.4-21.4
GENDER
Male 117 99 82.8 71.6-90.1 18 17.2 9.9-28.4
Female 213 190 87.0 79.7-92.0 23 13.0 8.0-20.3
RACE
White 274 243 87.0 80.8-91.4 31 13.0 8.6-19.2
Other 56 46 77.6 57.5-89.9 10 22.4 10.1-42.5
AGE
18-44 70 56 77.4 63.3-87.2 14 22.6 12.8-36.7
45+ 255 229 89.6 83.7-93.5 26 10.4 6.5-16.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 83 73.0 57.5-84.4 18 27.0 15.6-42.5
Some College + 229 206 89.9 84.2-93.7 23 10.1 6.3-15.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 128 75.0 64.9-83.0 34 25.0 17.0-35.1
$50,000+ 110 105 96.0 87.9-98.8 5 4.0 1.2-12.1

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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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