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|Smoke everyday||Smoke some days||Former smoker||Never smoked|
|North Carolina||5,590||645||12.6||11.5-13.7||216||4.0||3.3- 4.7||1,435||23.8||22.4-25.2||3,294||59.7||58.1-61.3|
|Region 5||675||67||10.7||8.2-13.7||20||2.6||1.6- 4.3||158||22.5||19.0-26.4||430||64.2||59.9-68.3|
*Data in this table were derived from the tobacco use questions 1 and 2.
Overall smoking prevalence estimates can be obtained by adding 'Smoke everyday' and 'Smoke some days' rates.
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.
This page was generated on 20OCT21.