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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 181 41 32.2 22.1-44.3 20 14.0 8.4-22.2 120 53.9 43.2-64.2
GENDER
Male 89 18 31.8 18.8-48.4 7 10.7 4.7-22.8 64 57.5 42.4-71.3
Female 92 23 32.7 18.5-50.8 13 18.2 9.6-31.7 56 49.2 34.8-63.7
RACE
White 156 32 28.2 17.6-41.8 13 11.1 5.9-19.9 111 60.7 48.3-71.9
Other 24 8 49.6 25.1-74.3 7 28.5 11.7-54.7 9 21.9 9.5-42.7
AGE
18-44 34 12 50.9 30.9-70.7 9 18.7 8.7-35.7 13 30.3 15.7-50.5
45+ 145 29 19.3 12.9-27.9 11 10.8 5.3-20.7 105 69.9 59.9-78.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 94 25 42.2 27.2-58.8 9 12.1 5.5-24.7 60 45.6 31.5-60.5
Some College + 87 16 18.1 10.5-29.3 11 16.5 8.8-28.8 60 65.4 52.8-76.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 120 30 34.3 21.9-49.2 15 16.6 9.3-27.9 75 49.1 36.4-61.9
$50,000+ 36 3 8.8 2.5-26.6 3 14.0 4.2-37.7 30 77.2 55.6-90.1

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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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