2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 4

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 5,594 2,300 40.3 38.8-42.0 3,294 59.7 58.0-61.2
Medicaid Region 4 1,071 361 33.6 30.3-37.0 710 66.4 63.0-69.7
GENDER
Male 482 176 37.3 32.3-42.6 306 62.7 57.4-67.7
Female 589 185 30.3 26.2-34.8 404 69.7 65.2-73.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 658 234 36.7 32.5-41.1 424 63.3 58.9-67.5
Non-Hispanic Black 232 75 29.7 23.3-37.0 157 70.3 63.0-76.7
Other 181 52 27.3 20.1-36.1 129 72.7 63.9-79.9
AGE
18-44 432 119 29.0 24.3-34.2 313 71.0 65.8-75.7
45-64 358 111 34.2 28.5-40.5 247 65.8 59.5-71.5
65+ 266 127 44.6 37.3-52.1 139 55.4 47.9-62.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 279 118 41.4 34.6-48.5 161 58.6 51.5-65.4
Some Post-H.S. 244 105 38.4 32.1-45.2 139 61.6 54.8-67.9
College Graduate 546 138 23.9 20.1-28.1 408 76.1 71.9-79.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 344 144 42.5 36.3-48.9 200 57.5 51.1-63.7
$50,000+ 517 152 29.9 25.5-34.7 365 70.1 65.3-74.5
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 210 65 28.0 21.4-35.8 145 72.0 64.2-78.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 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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