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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Tobacco Use

Do you now smoke cigarettes everyday, some days, or not at all?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Everyday Some days Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,663 1,475 32.4 30.2-34.7 554 12.3 10.7-14.1 3,634 55.3 53.0-57.5
-Onslow County 168 61 42.7 32.4-53.7 18 13.0 7.3-22.1 89 44.3 34.4-54.7
GENDER
Male 77 23 43.0 28.6-58.6 8 8.0 3.5-17.2 46 49.0 34.6-63.6
Female 91 38 42.2 29.6-55.9 10 20.9 9.9-38.7 43 36.9 25.8-49.6
RACE
White 142 54 46.3 34.9-58.2 16 13.9 7.5-24.3 72 39.8 29.7-50.9
Other 24 6 18.1 6.4-41.6 2 9.0 1.8-35.2 16 72.9 47.7-88.8
AGE
18-44 46 22 53.0 35.6-69.8 7 13.1 5.5-28.0 17 33.9 19.8-51.6
45+ 122 39 31.9 22.8-42.6 11 12.9 6.0-25.8 72 55.2 44.1-65.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 77 34 49.7 33.8-65.6 9 14.7 6.5-30.2 34 35.6 22.3-51.6
Some College + 91 27 34.1 23.0-47.2 9 10.9 5.1-21.6 55 55.1 42.5-67.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 90 34 46.0 31.5-61.3 9 11.0 4.6-24.1 47 42.9 29.2-57.9
$50,000+ 52 12 25.9 14.2-42.5 8 15.5 7.5-29.3 32 58.6 42.9-72.7

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported ever smoking at least 100 or more cigarettes.

^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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