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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

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
-Rowan County 379 318 79.0 71.8-84.8 61 21.0 15.2-28.2
GENDER
Male 143 118 75.8 63.7-84.8 25 24.2 15.2-36.3
Female 236 200 81.7 72.3-88.4 36 18.3 11.6-27.7
RACE
White 328 283 82.1 74.1-88.0 45 17.9 12.0-25.9
Other 49 34 65.1 46.0-80.3 15 34.9 19.7-54.0
AGE
18-44 87 66 72.2 58.4-82.8 21 27.8 17.2-41.6
45+ 287 247 84.9 78.9-89.4 40 15.1 10.6-21.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 179 145 70.5 58.0-80.6 34 29.5 19.4-42.0
Some College + 199 172 87.2 80.9-91.6 27 12.8 8.4-19.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 218 173 70.3 59.7-79.1 45 29.7 20.9-40.3
$50,000+ 98 92 93.7 85.4-97.4 6 6.3 2.6-14.6

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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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