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On the average, about how many cigarettes a day do you now smoke?*


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
1-20 cigarettes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
21-40 cigarettes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
41 or more cigarettes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 574 488  84.6  (80.7-87.8) 78  14.0  (10.9-17.7) 8   1.4  ( 0.7- 3.0)
GENDER        
Male 249 196  78.9  (72.4-84.2) 47  19.0  (13.9-25.3) 6   2.1  ( 0.9- 5.0)
Female 325 292  90.8  (86.8-93.7) 31   8.5  ( 5.8-12.5) 2   0.7  ( 0.2- 2.7)
RACE        
White 468 390  83.4  (79.0-87.0) 70  14.9  (11.4-19.2) 8   1.7  ( 0.8- 3.6)
African American  90  86  93.1  (82.3-97.5)  4   6.9  ( 2.5-17.7)  
AGE        
18-24  68  60  85.4  (70.9-93.3)  7  12.9  ( 5.5-27.5) 1   1.7  ( 0.2-11.4)
25-34 105  98  93.5  (85.9-97.1)  7   6.5  ( 2.9-14.1)  
35-44 145 123  83.9  (75.9-89.6) 21  15.1  ( 9.7-22.9) 1   1.0  ( 0.1- 6.7)
45-54 122  94  76.7  (67.5-83.9) 25  20.8  (14.0-29.8) 3   2.5  ( 0.8- 7.8)
55-64  82  65  79.6  (68.5-87.6) 15  18.7  (11.0-29.8) 2   1.7  ( 0.4- 6.6)
65+  51  47  90.4  (76.9-96.3)  3   7.2  ( 2.3-20.2) 1   2.4  ( 0.3-15.3)
EDUCATION        
Less Than H.S. 119  97  77.5  (66.4-85.7) 18  18.1  (10.6-29.1) 4   4.5  ( 1.6-11.6)
H.S. or G.E.D. 229 189  82.1  (75.7-87.1) 36  16.7  (11.8-23.1) 4   1.2  ( 0.4- 3.2)
Some Post-H.S. 152 138  91.8  (86.0-95.4) 14   8.2  ( 4.6-14.0)  
College Graduate  73  63  89.2  (79.4-94.6) 10  10.8  ( 5.4-20.6)  
HOUSEHOLD INCOME        
Less than $15,000  64  57  88.2  (75.5-94.8)  6   8.3  ( 3.5-18.2) 1   3.5  ( 0.5-20.9)
$15,000- 24,999 130 112  86.2  (78.0-91.6) 16  12.1  ( 7.0-20.0) 2   1.8  ( 0.4- 6.9)
$25,000- 34,999 107  89  80.3  (67.8-88.8) 15  17.3  ( 9.3-30.1) 3   2.3  ( 0.7- 7.5)
$35,000- 49,999  96  83  88.0  (79.4-93.3) 12  11.2  ( 6.1-19.7) 1   0.8  ( 0.1- 5.7)
$50,000+ 109  89  83.1  (74.2-89.3) 20  16.9  (10.7-25.8)  

*This question is asked only if the respondent reported smoking 100 or more cigarettes in her/his entire life and currently smoking daily
#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.