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2016 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 6,348 2,851 43.2 41.7-44.8 3,497 56.8 55.2-58.3
Region 4 1,063 428 40.3 37.0-43.7 635 59.7 56.3-63.0
GENDER
Male 512 234 45.4 40.6-50.3 278 54.6 49.7-59.4
Female 551 194 35.6 31.2-40.3 357 64.4 59.7-68.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 681 292 44.6 40.4-48.9 389 55.4 51.1-59.6
Non-Hispanic Black 199 76 34.3 27.5-41.7 123 65.7 58.3-72.5
Other 169 55 29.4 22.4-37.6 114 70.6 62.4-77.6
AGE
18-44 428 142 33.5 28.6-38.7 286 66.5 61.3-71.4
45-64 359 157 44.0 38.5-49.7 202 56.0 50.3-61.5
65+ 262 123 50.9 44.0-57.7 139 49.1 42.3-56.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 380 190 50.5 44.9-56.2 190 49.5 43.8-55.1
Some College + 678 236 33.5 29.6-37.6 442 66.5 62.4-70.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 446 195 43.7 38.6-49.0 251 56.3 51.0-61.4
$50,000+ 440 164 37.9 33.1-43.1 276 62.1 56.9-66.9

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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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