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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Tobacco Use Prevention

Not including yourself, how many adults who live in your household smoke cigarettes, cigars or pipes?

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  Total
Respond.^
One adult Two adults Three or more adults No adults
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,700 1,923 15.1 14.4-15.9 261 2.7 2.3- 3.1 94 1.0 0.8- 1.3 12,422 81.2 80.3-82.0
-Alamance County 397 49 16.7 12.6-21.7 5 2.8 1.0- 7.8 3 1.1 0.4- 3.4 340 79.4 73.7-84.1
GENDER
Male 119 12 13.7 7.7-23.2 3 5.5 1.6-17.4 0 0.0 . - . 104 80.8 69.7-88.5
Female 278 37 18.8 13.8-25.0 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9 3 1.9 0.6- 5.7 236 78.4 71.9-83.7
RACE
White 310 35 15.0 10.7-20.5 3 1.8 0.5- 5.7 3 1.5 0.5- 4.5 269 81.8 75.8-86.5
Other 85 14 22.4 13.2-35.2 2 6.3 1.2-27.0 0 0.0 . - . 69 71.3 56.8-82.5
AGE
18-44 141 29 23.7 16.4-32.9 3 5.2 1.4-17.1 2 1.8 0.5- 7.2 107 69.3 59.1-77.9
45+ 255 20 11.6 7.5-17.6 2 1.1 0.3- 4.4 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 232 86.7 80.5-91.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 196 27 18.9 12.9-26.8 4 5.2 1.7-15.2 3 2.3 0.7- 6.9 162 73.6 64.5-81.0
Some College + 200 22 14.6 9.7-21.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 0 0.0 . - . 177 84.7 77.7-89.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 244 32 17.2 12.2-23.7 2 3.2 0.8-12.6 2 1.3 0.3- 5.1 208 78.2 70.6-84.3
$50,000+ 81 10 17.6 9.4-30.5 2 2.8 0.7-10.5 0 0.0 . - . 69 79.6 66.7-88.4

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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