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2005 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 None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,858 2,144 21.0 20.0-22.0 300 4.0 3.5- 4.7 71 1.3 0.9- 1.8 8,343 73.7 72.5-74.9
-Alamance County 286 61 22.7 17.4-29.0 9 3.7 1.8- 7.3 0 0.0 . - . 216 73.6 67.0-79.3
GENDER
Male 96 20 21.2 13.1-32.4 1 1.3 0.2- 8.6 0 0.0 . - . 75 77.5 66.2-85.8
Female 190 41 23.8 17.6-31.5 8 5.7 2.7-11.5 0 0.0 . - . 141 70.5 62.5-77.4
RACE
White 210 47 25.9 19.3-33.8 6 3.3 1.4- 7.8 0 0.0 . - . 157 70.8 62.8-77.7
Other 74 14 16.3 9.2-27.4 3 4.6 1.5-13.7 0 0.0 . - . 57 79.1 67.1-87.5
AGE
18-44 125 31 24.1 16.7-33.6 6 5.0 2.1-11.1 0 0.0 . - . 88 70.9 61.0-79.1
45+ 160 30 20.8 14.3-29.1 3 2.0 0.6- 6.4 0 0.0 . - . 127 77.2 68.8-83.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 125 31 25.3 17.3-35.4 7 6.0 2.6-12.8 0 0.0 . - . 87 68.7 58.2-77.6
Some College + 158 28 19.6 13.2-28.2 2 1.8 0.4- 7.1 0 0.0 . - . 128 78.6 69.8-85.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 35 29.0 20.6-39.1 4 2.9 1.0- 8.1 0 0.0 . - . 97 68.1 57.9-76.8
$50,000+ 95 17 17.1 10.1-27.4 2 2.9 0.7-11.2 0 0.0 . - . 76 80.0 69.2-87.6

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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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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