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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Tobacco Use

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
-New Hanover County 330 162 46.6 39.7-53.7 168 53.4 46.3-60.3
GENDER
Male 117 68 51.6 40.4-62.7 49 48.4 37.3-59.6
Female 213 94 41.8 33.7-50.3 119 58.2 49.7-66.3
RACE
White 274 138 48.8 41.3-56.3 136 51.2 43.7-58.7
Other 56 24 38.9 23.3-57.1 32 61.1 42.9-76.7
AGE
18-44 70 27 39.7 27.2-53.7 43 60.3 46.3-72.8
45+ 255 133 51.1 43.2-59.0 122 48.9 41.0-56.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 55 54.6 40.8-67.7 46 45.4 32.3-59.2
Some College + 229 107 43.3 35.4-51.5 122 56.7 48.5-64.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 89 55.1 44.2-65.6 73 44.9 34.4-55.8
$50,000+ 110 45 35.1 25.6-45.9 65 64.9 54.1-74.4

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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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