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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Secondhand Smoke I

Which statement best describes the rules about smoking inside your home?
Do not include decks, garages, or porches.

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  Total
Respond.^
Not allowed anywhere inside home Allowed in some places/some times Allowed anywhere inside home No rules about smoking inside home
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,443 11,591 77.0 76.0-78.0 1,064 7.0 6.5- 7.7 387 2.4 2.0- 2.8 2,401 13.5 12.7-14.4
-Alamance County 379 287 74.2 66.4-80.7 15 2.8 1.6- 5.0 9 3.9 1.3-11.1 68 19.1 13.6-26.3
GENDER
Male 119 90 73.5 58.2-84.7 2 1.1 0.3- 4.8 3 5.9 1.2-23.5 24 19.5 10.3-33.7
Female 260 197 74.8 67.3-81.0 13 4.2 2.3- 7.8 6 2.2 0.8- 6.0 44 18.8 13.2-26.2
RACE
White 302 242 79.3 71.3-85.6 12 3.1 1.6- 5.9 8 4.7 1.4-14.4 40 12.8 8.5-18.8
Other 76 44 58.1 39.8-74.4 3 1.9 0.5- 7.0 1 1.1 0.2- 7.9 28 38.8 22.9-57.6
AGE
18-44 102 77 73.0 58.3-83.9 4 2.7 1.0- 7.4 4 6.0 1.5-21.3 17 18.3 9.5-32.2
45+ 274 207 75.0 68.4-80.7 11 2.9 1.6- 5.5 5 1.7 0.6- 4.6 51 20.3 15.0-26.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 169 114 66.7 53.7-77.6 10 3.8 1.8- 7.8 5 5.1 1.1-20.8 40 24.5 15.3-36.7
Some College + 209 172 82.3 74.5-88.2 5 1.8 0.7- 4.8 4 2.5 0.8- 7.3 28 13.4 8.2-21.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 129 65.7 55.9-74.2 9 4.9 2.3-10.2 6 3.5 1.3- 8.9 44 25.9 18.4-35.2
$50,000+ 134 112 90.0 83.9-94.0 5 1.7 0.6- 4.1 2 0.9 0.2- 4.0 15 7.4 4.1-13.2

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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