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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Other Tobacco Products

During the past 30 days, did you smoke cigars, cigarillos, also
known as little cigars or "blacks"?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 7 days 7 to 29 days All 30 days None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 991 39 6.8 4.5-10.3 51 6.5 4.4- 9.6 39 4.3 2.5- 7.2 862 82.4 77.9-86.1
GENDER
Male 404 22 9.4 5.5-15.8 32 9.6 5.9-15.2 23 6.8 3.6-12.5 327 74.2 66.7-80.5
Female 587 17 4.1 2.3- 6.9 19 3.3 1.8- 6.1 16 1.6 0.9- 2.8 535 91.0 87.4-93.7
RACE
White 754 23 5.1 2.8- 9.1 35 5.6 3.3- 9.4 32 4.9 2.6- 8.8 664 84.5 79.1-88.6
African American 153 *** *** *** 11 10.4 5.2-19.6 *** *** *** 130 77.0 65.6-85.5
Native American 34 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 43 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 24 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 13 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 953 31 6.1 3.8- 9.7 48 6.3 4.2- 9.5 37 4.0 2.2- 7.0 837 83.5 79.0-87.3
AGE
18-34 178 19 13.5 7.8-22.3 14 10.2 5.4-18.5 *** *** *** 144 75.9 66.2-83.5
35-44 159 *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 7.0 3.3-14.0 135 84.7 76.4-90.4
45-54 260 *** *** *** 14 3.8 2.0- 7.0 13 8.8 3.4-21.0 226 82.6 71.5-90.0
55-64 222 *** *** *** 11 5.5 2.1-13.4 *** *** *** 201 91.8 84.6-95.8
65-74 109 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 183 11 8.7 4.3-16.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** 156 79.4 69.6-86.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 352 17 8.9 4.5-16.9 15 5.1 2.7- 9.3 15 2.8 1.5- 5.2 305 83.2 75.7-88.8
Some Post-H.S. 278 *** *** *** 17 9.4 4.6-18.1 13 5.9 2.0-16.5 243 80.5 70.1-87.9
College Graduate 177 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 157 89.7 82.6-94.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 220 11 9.9 5.1-18.3 *** *** *** 12 4.5 2.0-10.0 188 81.4 72.2-88.0
$15,000- 24,999 223 *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 5.3 2.7-10.1 196 88.8 81.6-93.5
$25,000- 34,999 94 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 120 *** *** *** 11 9.1 4.4-17.9 *** *** *** 101 84.6 75.0-90.9
$50,000-74,999 103 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 93 89.1 78.5-94.8
$75,000+ 107 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 370 *** *** *** 17 6.0 3.2-10.9 16 4.4 2.2- 8.6 327 85.9 79.9-90.4
No 618 29 8.2 5.1-13.1 34 6.8 4.1-11.0 22 4.2 2.1- 8.5 533 80.7 74.7-85.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 129 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 862 32 5.6 3.6- 8.6 41 6.5 4.2- 9.9 32 4.3 2.4- 7.6 757 83.7 79.1-87.4

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*Asked of those who have smoked at least 100 cigarettes in their lifetime and currently smoke cigarettes.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 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).

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