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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 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 9 & 10 907 442 48.2 43.7-52.7 465 51.8 47.3-56.3
GENDER
Male 381 208 54.2 47.6-60.7 173 45.8 39.3-52.4
Female 526 234 42.5 36.6-48.6 292 57.5 51.4-63.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 591 321 55.2 49.7-60.7 270 44.8 39.3-50.3
Non-Hispanic Black 243 96 39.3 31.4-47.9 147 60.7 52.1-68.6
Other 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 232 98 44.2 36.1-52.6 134 55.8 47.4-63.9
44-64 374 187 50.5 44.5-56.5 187 49.5 43.5-55.5
65+ 294 154 52.4 45.4-59.3 140 47.6 40.7-54.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 384 189 49.9 43.0-56.8 195 50.1 43.2-57.0
Some College + 519 250 46.5 40.8-52.3 269 53.5 47.7-59.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 432 220 51.0 44.3-57.5 212 49.0 42.5-55.7
$50,000+ 288 140 46.8 39.3-54.4 148 53.2 45.6-60.7

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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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