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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use-MALES

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
-MALES 4,296 2,471 54.5 52.1-56.8 1,825 45.5 43.2-47.9
RACE
White 3,349 1,992 57.1 54.4-59.7 1,357 42.9 40.3-45.6
African American 581 307 50.5 44.6-56.4 274 49.5 43.6-55.4
Other Minorities 334 153 43.8 35.9-52.1 181 56.2 47.9-64.1
AGE
18-34 587 261 46.0 41.1-51.1 326 54.0 48.9-58.9
35-44 590 264 49.0 43.5-54.6 326 51.0 45.4-56.5
45-54 790 410 53.2 48.1-58.3 380 46.8 41.7-51.9
55-64 942 587 64.1 59.5-68.4 355 35.9 31.6-40.5
65-74 798 565 73.5 68.9-77.6 233 26.5 22.4-31.1
75+ 555 370 68.4 62.3-73.9 185 31.6 26.1-37.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 563 415 66.8 60.3-72.7 148 33.2 27.3-39.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,229 790 60.3 56.0-64.5 439 39.7 35.5-44.0
Some Post-H.S. 988 596 54.6 49.9-59.2 392 45.4 40.8-50.1
College Graduate 1,500 660 37.2 33.8-40.7 840 62.8 59.3-66.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 411 290 66.0 58.4-72.9 121 34.0 27.1-41.6
$15,000- 24,999 701 460 60.7 54.8-66.3 241 39.3 33.7-45.2
$25,000- 34,999 436 272 58.4 50.7-65.8 164 41.6 34.2-49.3
$35,000- 49,999 579 339 50.8 44.8-56.9 240 49.2 43.1-55.2
$50,000- 74,999 585 342 58.8 52.4-64.9 243 41.2 35.1-47.6
$75,000+ 1,026 450 43.5 38.9-48.1 576 56.5 51.9-61.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,178 810 67.7 63.0-72.0 368 32.3 28.0-37.0
No 2,900 1,538 50.7 47.9-53.5 1,362 49.3 46.5-52.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,436 984 68.2 64.2-71.9 452 31.8 28.1-35.8
Non-Veteran 2,857 1,486 50.5 47.7-53.3 1,371 49.5 46.7-52.3

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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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