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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Other Tobacco Products

During the past 30 days, did you smoke cigars, cigarillos, also
known as little cigars or "blacks"?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 7 days 7 to 29 days All 30 days None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 991 39 6.8 4.5-10.3 51 6.5 4.4- 9.6 39 4.3 2.5- 7.2 862 82.4 77.9-86.1
-Eastern NC 301 13 9.2 4.4-18.2 8 2.9 1.2- 6.9 13 2.7 1.4- 5.1 267 85.3 76.9-91.0
GENDER
Male 121 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 180 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 165 91.1 84.1-95.2
RACE
White 211 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 190 87.8 77.1-93.9
African American 56 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 33 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 283 *** *** *** *** *** *** 13 2.8 1.4- 5.4 254 86.2 77.3-91.9
AGE
18-34 74 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 122 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 109 91.8 85.0-95.7
55-64 61 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 58 98.4 94.7-99.6
65-74 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 14 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 52 87.5 74.7-94.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 118 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 76 97.7 89.4-99.5
College Graduate 43 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 71 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 52 91.4 80.5-96.5
$25,000- 34,999 30 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 43 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 59 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 56 94.7 83.0-98.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 110 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 101 94.1 86.8-97.4
No 189 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 165 81.5 70.1-89.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 46 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 255 11 7.0 3.3-14.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** 229 88.4 81.1-93.1

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*Asked of those who have smoked at least 100 cigarettes in their lifetime and currently smoke cigarettes.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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