2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 Demographics

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
Region 3 606 258 44.3 39.6-49.2 348 55.7 50.8-60.4
GENDER
Male 278 133 48.8 41.6-56.1 145 51.2 43.9-58.4
Female 328 125 40.3 34.1-46.8 203 59.7 53.2-65.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 462 217 49.7 44.5-55.0 245 50.3 45.0-55.5
Non-Hispanic Black 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 183 62 38.0 30.1-46.6 121 62.0 53.4-69.9
45-64 208 98 51.8 44.1-59.5 110 48.2 40.5-55.9
65+ 204 94 45.1 37.2-53.2 110 54.9 46.8-62.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 216 106 50.8 42.9-58.7 110 49.2 41.3-57.1
Some Post-H.S. 188 95 49.4 41.2-57.6 93 50.6 42.4-58.8
College Graduate 201 57 26.5 20.1-34.0 144 73.5 66.0-79.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 263 128 46.9 39.5-54.4 135 53.1 45.6-60.5
$50,000+ 221 86 44.1 36.5-51.9 135 55.9 48.1-63.5
Don't know/Not Sure 122 44 39.1 29.6-49.5 78 60.9 50.5-70.4

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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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