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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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 3 564 245 44.4 39.6-49.2 319 55.6 50.8-60.4
GENDER
Male 246 125 49.2 41.9-56.5 121 50.8 43.5-58.1
Female 318 120 39.9 33.7-46.5 198 60.1 53.5-66.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 423 192 46.0 40.4-51.6 231 54.0 48.4-59.6
Non-Hispanic Black 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 176 62 38.9 30.9-47.6 114 61.1 52.4-69.1
45-64 212 96 46.1 38.5-53.9 116 53.9 46.1-61.5
65+ 169 87 54.0 45.6-62.3 82 46.0 37.7-54.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 225 108 49.5 41.9-57.2 117 50.5 42.8-58.1
Some College + 339 137 39.9 34.1-46.1 202 60.1 53.9-65.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 284 137 48.1 41.3-54.9 147 51.9 45.1-58.7
$50,000+ 182 72 41.4 33.3-49.9 110 58.6 50.1-66.7

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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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