2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

Tobacco Use

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
Region 4 889 761 83.3 80.0-86.1 128 16.7 13.9-20.0
GENDER
Male 405 338 80.3 74.9-84.8 67 19.7 15.2-25.1
Female 484 423 86.0 81.9-89.3 61 14.0 10.7-18.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 594 504 82.3 78.3-85.6 90 17.7 14.4-21.7
Non-Hispanic Black 157 133 81.7 72.5-88.4 24 18.3 11.6-27.5
Other 138 124 90.8 84.6-94.7 14 9.2 5.3-15.4
AGE
18-44 324 283 85.3 79.7-89.6 41 14.7 10.4-20.3
45-64 307 246 76.3 70.3-81.5 61 23.7 18.5-29.7
65+ 235 212 90.3 85.2-93.8 23 9.7 6.2-14.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 300 238 77.1 70.6-82.5 62 22.9 17.5-29.4
Some Post-H.S. 242 200 81.8 75.8-86.6 42 18.2 13.4-24.2
College Graduate 345 321 93.3 89.9-95.6 24 6.7 4.4-10.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 304 237 73.5 66.6-79.4 67 26.5 20.6-33.4
$50,000+ 404 366 89.5 85.5-92.5 38 10.5 7.5-14.5
Don't know/Not Sure 181 158 87.1 80.6-91.6 23 12.9 8.4-19.4

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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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