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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 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 6,348 2,851 43.2 41.7-44.8 3,497 56.8 55.2-58.3
Region 10 605 286 44.5 39.9-49.2 319 55.5 50.8-60.1
GENDER
Male 292 159 52.4 45.6-59.1 133 47.6 40.9-54.4
Female 313 127 37.1 31.2-43.5 186 62.9 56.5-68.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 392 201 49.3 43.5-55.2 191 50.7 44.8-56.5
Non-Hispanic Black 148 57 36.3 28.0-45.4 91 63.7 54.6-72.0
Other 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 200 79 38.1 30.9-45.9 121 61.9 54.1-69.1
45-64 227 119 50.5 43.1-57.8 108 49.5 42.2-56.9
65+ 173 86 49.8 41.1-58.5 87 50.2 41.5-58.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 239 130 51.7 44.3-59.1 109 48.3 40.9-55.7
Some College + 364 156 38.8 33.2-44.7 208 61.2 55.3-66.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 311 153 43.9 37.6-50.4 158 56.1 49.6-62.4
$50,000+ 196 85 44.8 36.8-53.0 111 55.2 47.0-63.2

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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.

^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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