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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

Tobacco Use

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,504 2,941 44.8 43.3-46.3 3,563 55.2 53.7-56.7
Region 4 1,187 485 41.6 38.3-44.9 702 58.4 55.1-61.7
GENDER
Male 499 238 47.3 42.2-52.4 261 52.7 47.6-57.8
Female 688 247 36.3 32.2-40.7 441 63.7 59.3-67.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 784 354 46.4 42.3-50.6 430 53.6 49.4-57.7
Non-Hispanic Black 232 77 35.5 28.6-43.1 155 64.5 56.9-71.4
Other 149 48 29.5 22.1-38.3 101 70.5 61.7-77.9
AGE
18-44 399 129 35.2 30.1-40.7 270 64.8 59.3-69.9
44-64 473 208 47.4 42.3-52.5 265 52.6 47.5-57.7
65+ 299 145 48.6 42.0-55.3 154 51.4 44.7-58.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 424 211 49.2 43.5-54.9 213 50.8 45.1-56.5
Some College + 755 269 36.3 32.4-40.4 486 63.7 59.6-67.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 515 242 48.0 43.0-53.1 273 52.0 46.9-57.0
$50,000+ 425 141 33.1 28.2-38.4 284 66.9 61.6-71.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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.

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