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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Secondhand Smoke I

On how many of the past 7 days, did anyone smoke in your home while you were there?

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  Total
Respond.^
1-6 days All 7 days No days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,430 715 4.6 4.0- 5.3 1,434 11.1 10.3-11.9 13,281 84.3 83.3-85.3
-Alamance County 378 20 4.1 2.5- 6.9 34 11.3 7.1-17.6 324 84.5 78.3-89.3
GENDER
Male 118 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6 9 11.1 4.3-25.9 108 88.0 73.6-95.1
Female 260 19 6.7 4.0-11.2 25 11.4 7.4-17.2 216 81.8 75.4-86.8
RACE
White 303 10 3.1 1.4- 6.4 25 11.2 6.4-19.0 268 85.7 78.0-91.0
Other 74 10 8.1 3.9-15.8 9 11.7 5.3-23.9 55 80.2 67.6-88.8
AGE
18-44 100 6 4.0 1.6- 9.6 10 11.6 5.0-24.5 84 84.5 72.0-92.0
45+ 275 14 4.4 2.5- 7.7 24 11.3 7.1-17.5 237 84.3 78.1-89.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 168 16 7.1 3.9-12.7 19 15.2 8.0-26.9 133 77.7 66.2-86.0
Some College + 209 4 1.1 0.4- 3.0 15 7.3 4.1-12.9 190 91.6 86.1-95.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 16 7.8 4.3-13.8 24 18.5 12.0-27.5 147 73.6 64.2-81.3
$50,000+ 134 2 0.6 0.1- 2.5 5 2.0 0.8- 5.3 127 97.4 94.0-98.8

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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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