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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Tobacco Use Prevention

Not including yourself, how many of the 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 10,245 1,870 18.8 17.7-19.9 257 4.1 3.4- 4.9 66 1.6 1.1- 2.3 8,052 75.5 74.2-76.8
-Alamance County 230 39 16.4 11.3-23.2 6 2.2 0.9- 5.2 2 3.1 0.6-15.3 183 78.3 69.9-84.9
GENDER
Male 90 12 10.2 5.1-19.2 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 2 6.2 1.1-27.9 75 83.1 68.1-91.9
Female 140 27 22.4 14.9-32.3 5 3.9 1.5- 9.5 0 0.0 . - . 108 73.7 63.7-81.7
RACE
White 191 31 16.3 10.7-24.2 5 2.1 0.8- 5.5 2 3.8 0.7-18.6 153 77.7 67.8-85.2
Other 39 8 16.7 7.6-33.0 1 2.6 0.4-16.6 0 0.0 . - . 30 80.7 63.8-90.8
AGE
18-44 72 11 13.9 7.0-25.6 2 1.9 0.5- 7.4 1 5.1 0.7-28.4 58 79.1 63.8-89.0
45+ 156 28 19.5 13.3-27.6 4 2.7 0.9- 7.5 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7 123 77.0 68.7-83.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 100 21 18.0 10.6-28.7 3 2.6 0.8- 8.4 1 5.2 0.7-28.8 75 74.2 59.8-84.7
Some College + 130 18 14.8 8.5-24.4 3 1.8 0.5- 5.9 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 108 82.6 73.0-89.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 85 20 25.1 15.6-37.7 6 6.3 2.7-14.3 1 1.1 0.2- 7.5 58 67.5 54.3-78.3
$50,000+ 106 14 9.9 5.3-17.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 92 90.1 82.2-94.7

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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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