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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products-Non-Hispanic Black

During the past 30 days, did you smoke cigars, cigarillos, or little cigars?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,205 212 4.9 4.2- 5.8 4,993 95.1 94.2-95.8
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,058 46 6.0 4.2- 8.5 1,012 94.0 91.5-95.8
GENDER
Male 427 32 10.0 6.6-15.0 395 90.0 85.0-93.4
Female 631 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 211 18 8.9 5.3-14.6 193 91.1 85.4-94.7
35-44 152 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 184 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 234 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 177 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 89 *** *** *** 89 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 365 24 8.4 5.2-13.2 341 91.6 86.8-94.8
Some Post-H.S. 296 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 254 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 144 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 229 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 130 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 297 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 754 31 4.9 3.3- 7.2 723 95.1 92.8-96.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 349 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 705 31 5.2 3.5- 7.8 674 94.8 92.2-96.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 935 40 5.9 4.1- 8.5 895 94.1 91.5-95.9
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 354 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 209 17 10.3 6.0-17.1 192 89.7 82.9-94.0
Rural 495 20 7.3 4.1-12.7 475 92.7 87.3-95.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 508 25 6.7 4.2-10.5 483 93.3 89.5-95.8
Unemployed 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 257 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 166 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 133 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 213 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 361 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 290 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 327 23 8.3 5.2-12.8 304 91.7 87.2-94.8
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 441 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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