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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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 10,776 8,904 79.2 77.7-80.5 1,872 20.8 19.5-22.3
-Wake County 706 627 83.8 78.1-88.2 79 16.2 11.8-21.9
GENDER
Male 254 218 75.6 65.4-83.6 36 24.4 16.4-34.6
Female 452 409 91.6 88.1-94.2 43 8.4 5.8-11.9
RACE
White 521 470 87.6 82.4-91.5 51 12.4 8.5-17.6
Other 174 148 78.4 65.5-87.5 26 21.6 12.5-34.5
AGE
18-44 235 204 80.7 71.9-87.3 31 19.3 12.7-28.1
45+ 462 415 87.9 81.1-92.4 47 12.1 7.6-18.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 168 140 70.5 55.6-81.9 28 29.5 18.1-44.4
Some College + 536 485 88.9 84.2-92.4 51 11.1 7.6-15.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 240 199 78.6 66.5-87.1 41 21.4 12.9-33.5
$50,000+ 370 340 85.9 78.8-91.0 30 14.1 9.0-21.2

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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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