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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use-FEMALES

Have you smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your entire life?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,505 5,405 46.6 45.1-48.1 6,100 53.4 51.9-54.9
-FEMALES 7,209 2,934 39.2 37.4-41.1 4,275 60.8 58.9-62.6
RACE
White 5,436 2,336 43.2 41.1-45.4 3,100 56.8 54.6-58.9
African American 1,234 420 31.4 27.6-35.4 814 68.6 64.6-72.4
Other Minorities 487 163 24.6 19.7-30.3 324 75.4 69.7-80.3
AGE
18-34 841 264 30.7 26.7-35.1 577 69.3 64.9-73.3
35-44 961 324 36.8 32.3-41.5 637 63.2 58.5-67.7
45-54 1,300 598 48.4 44.4-52.3 702 51.6 47.7-55.6
55-64 1,529 686 45.1 41.4-48.7 843 54.9 51.3-58.6
65-74 1,321 613 47.1 43.2-51.0 708 52.9 49.0-56.8
75+ 1,153 415 34.4 30.5-38.5 738 65.6 61.5-69.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 892 425 48.6 43.1-54.2 467 51.4 45.8-56.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,073 903 42.2 38.7-45.7 1,170 57.8 54.3-61.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,905 842 39.8 36.5-43.3 1,063 60.2 56.7-63.5
College Graduate 2,324 764 29.6 27.0-32.3 1,560 70.4 67.7-73.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 966 480 49.2 44.0-54.4 486 50.8 45.6-56.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,248 570 44.6 40.2-49.2 678 55.4 50.8-59.8
$25,000- 34,999 683 311 41.1 35.4-47.1 372 58.9 52.9-64.6
$35,000- 49,999 829 327 36.8 31.9-42.0 502 63.2 58.0-68.1
$50,000- 74,999 760 303 37.5 32.3-43.0 457 62.5 57.0-67.7
$75,000+ 1,236 393 32.4 28.5-36.4 843 67.6 63.6-71.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,235 1,088 49.9 46.5-53.3 1,147 50.1 46.7-53.5
No 4,636 1,717 35.1 33.0-37.4 2,919 64.9 62.6-67.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 7,059 2,860 39.1 37.3-41.0 4,199 60.9 59.0-62.7

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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).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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