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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 442 63 17.5 13.5-22.3 14 4.3 2.4- 7.7 4 2.2 0.8- 5.9 361 76.1 70.7-80.7
GENDER
Male 154 21 17.0 10.9-25.6 3 3.6 1.1-10.6 3 4.0 1.3-11.8 127 75.5 66.0-83.0
Female 288 42 17.9 13.3-23.7 11 4.9 2.6- 9.3 1 0.6 0.1- 3.8 234 76.6 70.3-81.9
RACE
White 369 58 19.8 15.2-25.4 10 3.2 1.5- 6.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 300 76.6 70.8-81.5
Other 71 5 8.2 3.4-18.9 4 8.9 3.3-22.1 3 9.7 3.2-26.1 59 73.1 58.0-84.3
AGE
18-44 174 26 17.3 11.6-24.9 7 6.1 2.8-12.8 2 3.1 0.8-11.6 139 73.5 64.7-80.8
45+ 267 37 17.8 12.6-24.5 7 2.9 1.2- 6.8 2 1.4 0.3- 5.4 221 78.0 71.0-83.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 238 41 21.5 15.6-28.9 9 5.0 2.3-10.3 4 3.8 1.4-10.2 184 69.6 61.7-76.6
Some College + 204 22 12.3 8.0-18.4 5 3.4 1.3- 8.6 0 0.0 . - . 177 84.3 77.6-89.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 255 46 23.4 17.4-30.6 10 6.1 3.1-11.6 4 3.7 1.4-10.0 195 66.8 59.1-73.8
$50,000+ 103 10 10.5 5.5-19.1 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 0 0.0 . - . 92 89.1 80.6-94.2

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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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