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


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3005 1480  50.4  (48.3-52.5) 1525  49.6  (47.5-51.7)
GENDER      
Male 1142  677  58.1  (54.8-61.4)  465  41.9  (38.6-45.2)
Female 1863  803  43.4  (40.9-46.0) 1060  56.6  (54.0-59.1)
RACE      
White 2309 1206  53.8  (51.4-56.1) 1103  46.2  (43.9-48.6)
African American  591  233  39.7  (35.0-44.7)  358  60.3  (55.3-65.0)
AGE      
18-24  247  112  47.7  (40.0-55.5)  135  52.3  (44.5-60.0)
25-34  543  215  41.8  (37.0-46.8)  328  58.2  (53.2-63.0)
35-44  621  314  50.6  (46.2-55.0)  307  49.4  (45.0-53.8)
45-54  553  304  55.6  (50.8-60.2)  249  44.4  (39.8-49.2)
55-64  407  232  57.3  (52.0-62.5)  175  42.7  (37.5-48.0)
65+  616  296  51.7  (47.4-56.0)  320  48.3  (44.0-52.6)
EDUCATION      
Less Than H.S.  507  267  56.7  (51.3-61.9)  240  43.3  (38.1-48.7)
H.S. or G.E.D.  937  502  54.9  (51.2-58.5)  435  45.1  (41.5-48.8)
Some Post-H.S.  754  386  51.2  (47.0-55.4)  368  48.8  (44.6-53.0)
College Graduate  800  323  40.2  (36.3-44.2)  477  59.8  (55.8-63.7)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME      
Less than $15,000  336  161  50.7  (44.5-56.8)  175  49.3  (43.2-55.5)
$15,000- 24,999  557  298  56.2  (51.3-61.0)  259  43.8  (39.0-48.7)
$25,000- 34,999  424  223  55.8  (50.2-61.2)  201  44.2  (38.8-49.8)
$35,000- 49,999  445  228  52.5  (47.0-57.8)  217  47.5  (42.2-53.0)
$50,000+  769  352  44.7  (40.7-48.9)  417  55.3  (51.1-59.3)

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.