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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell County

Tobacco Use

Do you now smoke cigarettes everyday, some days, or not at all?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Everyday Some days Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,667 2,183 33.9 32.2-35.6 695 11.9 10.6-13.3 4,789 54.3 52.5-56.0
-Iredell County 211 58 33.1 25.4-41.8 18 9.4 5.6-15.5 135 57.5 49.0-65.5
GENDER
Male 89 20 28.3 17.8-41.7 7 8.8 3.8-19.0 62 62.9 49.9-74.3
Female 122 38 38.6 28.3-49.9 11 10.1 5.2-18.6 73 51.3 40.8-61.8
RACE
White 190 51 33.4 25.2-42.7 15 7.6 4.3-13.2 124 59.0 50.0-67.4
Other 20 7 32.2 13.7-58.8 3 24.5 7.7-55.7 10 43.3 20.6-69.1
AGE
18-44 39 16 50.2 33.9-66.4 6 15.7 6.9-31.7 17 34.1 20.9-50.4
45+ 170 41 24.1 16.8-33.2 12 6.4 3.4-11.7 117 69.5 60.4-77.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 111 39 40.3 29.4-52.2 13 11.6 6.3-20.6 59 48.1 37.0-59.4
Some College + 98 19 25.6 15.7-38.8 4 6.4 2.2-17.2 75 68.0 55.0-78.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 109 38 42.6 31.3-54.8 13 11.2 6.0-20.1 58 46.1 34.9-57.8
$50,000+ 72 13 20.9 11.2-35.8 3 6.6 1.9-20.3 56 72.4 57.4-83.7

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported ever smoking at least 100 or more cigarettes.

^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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