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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 348 301 80.4 69.9-87.9 47 19.6 12.1-30.1
GENDER
Male 144 123 74.2 54.8-87.3 21 25.8 12.7-45.2
Female 204 178 85.4 75.8-91.7 26 14.6 8.3-24.2
RACE
White 313 268 83.1 75.9-88.4 45 16.9 11.6-24.1
Other 34 32 63.1 20.8-91.7 2 36.9 8.3-79.2
AGE
18-44 94 80 78.0 59.2-89.7 14 22.0 10.3-40.8
45+ 252 220 83.6 76.7-88.8 32 16.4 11.2-23.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 109 73.3 52.7-87.1 25 26.7 12.9-47.3
Some College + 213 191 85.6 76.2-91.7 22 14.4 8.3-23.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 111 62.5 43.1-78.6 27 37.5 21.4-56.9
$50,000+ 152 139 92.5 86.9-95.8 13 7.5 4.2-13.1

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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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