2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 6

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Current Smoker*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,590 4,729 83.5 82.2-84.7 861 16.5 15.3-17.8
Medicaid Region 6 725 605 82.4 78.7-85.5 120 17.6 14.5-21.3
GENDER
Male 341 276 78.8 73.0-83.7 65 21.2 16.3-27.0
Female 384 329 86.0 81.4-89.6 55 14.0 10.4-18.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 483 397 80.2 75.6-84.1 86 19.8 15.9-24.4
Non-Hispanic Black 160 136 84.4 75.7-90.3 24 15.6 9.7-24.3
Other 82 72 89.6 78.4-95.3 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 217 176 81.0 74.4-86.2 41 19.0 13.8-25.6
45-64 268 212 78.3 72.0-83.5 56 21.7 16.5-28.0
65+ 234 212 90.0 83.8-94.0 22 10.0 6.0-16.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 289 225 77.2 70.8-82.5 64 22.8 17.5-29.2
Some Post-H.S. 211 176 85.1 79.3-89.6 35 14.9 10.4-20.7
College Graduate 222 201 89.6 83.1-93.8 21 10.4 6.2-16.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 305 234 75.2 68.7-80.7 71 24.8 19.3-31.3
$50,000+ 265 240 90.0 85.0-93.5 25 10.0 6.5-15.0
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 155 131 84.3 76.4-89.9 24 15.7 10.1-23.6

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*Data in this table were derived from the tobacco use questions 1 and 2.

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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