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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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During the past 30 days, did you smoke cigars, cigarillos, or little cigars?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,616 146 4.3 3.5- 5.3 3,470 95.7 94.7-96.5
-Piedmont NC 1,535 57 4.2 3.1- 5.6 1,478 95.8 94.4-96.9
GENDER
Male 685 40 6.1 4.3- 8.5 645 93.9 91.5-95.7
Female 850 17 2.6 1.5- 4.5 833 97.4 95.5-98.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 994 30 3.7 2.4- 5.7 964 96.3 94.3-97.6
Non-Hispanic Black 326 19 6.1 3.8- 9.6 307 93.9 90.4-96.2
Other 216 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 311 24 8.3 5.3-12.6 287 91.7 87.4-94.7
35-44 195 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 270 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 278 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 283 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 175 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 167 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 352 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 436 19 3.9 2.4- 6.3 417 96.1 93.7-97.6
College Graduate 576 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 116 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 224 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 169 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 205 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 411 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 456 15 3.8 2.1- 6.8 441 96.2 93.2-97.9
No 1,072 42 4.4 3.1- 6.1 1,030 95.6 93.9-96.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 155 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,381 53 4.3 3.2- 5.9 1,328 95.7 94.1-96.8
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 783 29 3.8 2.5- 5.7 754 96.2 94.3-97.5
Regional City or Suburban County 377 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 376 16 5.2 2.9- 8.9 360 94.8 91.1-97.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 812 33 4.2 2.9- 6.0 779 95.8 94.0-97.1
Unemployed 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 426 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 117 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 213 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 787 19 2.7 1.6- 4.5 768 97.3 95.5-98.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 675 24 4.1 2.6- 6.7 651 95.9 93.3-97.4
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 765 29 3.9 2.6- 5.8 736 96.1 94.2-97.4

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2018 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2018 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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