2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 Demographics

Tobacco Use

Have you smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your entire life?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  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 9 & 10 525 227 42.6 37.6-47.7 298 57.4 52.3-62.4
GENDER
Male 244 119 48.3 41.0-55.6 125 51.7 44.4-59.0
Female 281 108 37.1 30.5-44.2 173 62.9 55.8-69.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 354 176 49.9 43.8-56.0 178 50.1 44.0-56.2
Non-Hispanic Black 116 37 31.1 21.9-41.9 79 68.9 58.1-78.1
Other 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 140 44 32.3 24.2-41.6 96 67.7 58.4-75.8
45-64 205 92 45.6 38.3-53.2 113 54.4 46.8-61.7
65+ 175 89 54.0 44.7-63.0 86 46.0 37.0-55.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 198 95 48.8 40.7-57.1 103 51.2 42.9-59.3
Some Post-H.S. 156 74 42.8 34.2-51.9 82 57.2 48.1-65.8
College Graduate 168 56 30.1 22.8-38.4 112 69.9 61.6-77.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 200 93 47.7 39.2-56.4 107 52.3 43.6-60.8
$50,000+ 201 80 36.2 29.0-44.0 121 63.8 56.0-71.0
Don't know/Not Sure 124 54 44.5 34.5-54.9 70 55.5 45.1-65.5

Back to Tobacco Use.

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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 20OCT21.

SCHS Home | FAQs | Contacts