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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 283 53 20.6 15.5-26.8 10 5.1 2.3-11.0 2 1.2 0.3- 4.6 218 73.1 66.2-79.0
GENDER
Male 121 22 21.7 14.1-31.9 5 7.8 2.8-20.0 0 0.0 . - . 94 70.4 59.1-79.7
Female 162 31 19.6 13.4-27.6 5 2.7 1.0- 6.7 2 2.3 0.6- 8.6 124 75.5 67.0-82.4
RACE
White 255 49 21.9 16.4-28.7 10 5.9 2.7-12.5 2 1.4 0.3- 5.3 194 70.8 63.3-77.4
Other 28 4 11.5 4.0-28.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 24 88.5 71.1-96.0
AGE
18-44 127 27 21.8 14.7-31.2 6 7.0 2.7-17.0 1 1.0 0.1- 6.6 93 70.2 59.8-78.8
45+ 154 26 19.3 13.2-27.3 4 2.4 0.8- 7.1 0 0.0 . - . 124 78.3 70.1-84.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 144 31 23.9 16.6-33.1 7 6.1 2.6-13.7 1 1.2 0.2- 7.8 105 68.8 59.2-77.1
Some College + 139 22 16.9 10.8-25.5 3 4.0 0.8-17.5 1 1.2 0.2- 8.1 113 77.8 67.6-85.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 156 38 24.5 17.7-32.8 8 8.2 3.4-18.4 2 2.2 0.5- 8.3 108 65.2 55.6-73.6
$50,000+ 88 9 16.0 7.9-29.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 79 84.0 70.1-92.1

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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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