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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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 6 542 237 43.6 38.8-48.6 305 56.4 51.4-61.2
GENDER
Male 239 127 52.9 45.7-60.0 112 47.1 40.0-54.3
Female 303 110 35.1 29.1-41.6 193 64.9 58.4-70.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 304 155 53.3 46.7-59.8 149 46.7 40.2-53.3
Non-Hispanic Black 157 57 33.8 26.1-42.5 100 66.2 57.5-73.9
Other 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 208 74 38.3 31.0-46.0 134 61.7 54.0-69.0
45-64 174 84 47.9 39.6-56.3 90 52.1 43.7-60.4
65+ 154 76 50.3 41.4-59.2 78 49.7 40.8-58.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 224 116 52.2 44.6-59.7 108 47.8 40.3-55.4
Some College + 316 120 36.0 30.2-42.1 196 64.0 57.9-69.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 284 144 51.6 44.7-58.4 140 48.4 41.6-55.3
$50,000+ 159 60 38.7 30.7-47.4 99 61.3 52.6-69.3

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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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