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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Tobacco Use

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 6,988 3,148 43.5 42.1-44.9 3,840 56.5 55.1-57.9
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 857 453 53.7 49.7-57.8 404 46.3 42.2-50.3
Region 3 664 286 41.9 37.6-46.3 378 58.1 53.7-62.4
Region 4 1,409 609 41.4 38.3-44.5 800 58.6 55.5-61.7
Region 5 1,022 439 41.3 37.6-45.1 583 58.7 54.9-62.4
Region 6 524 247 47.4 42.3-52.5 277 52.6 47.5-57.7
Region 7 998 401 39.3 35.7-43.0 597 60.7 57.0-64.3
Region 8 849 417 46.5 42.4-50.7 432 53.5 49.3-57.6
Region 9 & 10 665 296 42.9 38.3-47.5 369 57.1 52.5-61.7
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,169 1,025 45.3 42.7-47.9 1,144 54.7 52.1-57.3
Piedmont 3,838 1,618 40.9 39.1-42.8 2,220 59.1 57.2-60.9
Western NC 981 505 51.5 47.8-55.2 476 48.5 44.8-52.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 627 328 52.9 48.1-57.6 299 47.1 42.4-51.9
Northwest 1,147 528 46.0 42.6-49.4 619 54.0 50.6-57.4
Charlotte 1,160 494 39.8 36.5-43.2 666 60.2 56.8-63.5
Greensboro 823 370 43.6 39.4-47.8 453 56.4 52.2-60.6
Southern Regional 604 295 48.2 43.4-53.0 309 51.8 47.0-56.6
Southeast 575 279 46.5 41.6-51.6 296 53.5 48.4-58.4
Wake 1,045 396 36.8 33.4-40.4 649 63.2 59.6-66.6
Area L & Eastern 1,007 458 44.4 40.8-48.2 549 55.6 51.8-59.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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