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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 340 265 76.0 69.2-81.8 18 6.9 4.0-11.5 8 1.6 0.7- 3.7 49 15.5 10.6-22.0
GENDER
Male 127 93 70.5 58.5-80.2 6 7.0 2.8-16.5 5 2.1 0.8- 5.3 23 20.4 11.9-32.6
Female 213 172 80.4 72.7-86.4 12 6.8 3.6-12.4 3 1.3 0.3- 5.2 26 11.5 7.0-18.5
RACE
White 306 243 77.2 70.0-83.1 14 5.4 3.1- 9.5 4 1.1 0.3- 3.4 45 16.3 11.0-23.5
Other 32 21 66.0 42.7-83.5 4 20.5 6.4-49.1 4 6.8 2.2-19.0 3 6.7 2.0-20.6
AGE
18-44 75 60 72.9 58.2-83.8 4 6.5 2.2-17.5 1 1.2 0.2- 8.1 10 19.4 9.9-34.5
45+ 264 205 78.3 72.3-83.4 14 7.2 4.1-12.3 7 1.9 0.8- 4.3 38 12.6 9.0-17.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 112 66 54.3 42.0-66.0 8 11.9 5.4-24.2 5 2.1 0.8- 5.4 33 31.7 21.1-44.6
Some College + 227 199 87.2 79.7-92.2 10 4.4 2.3- 8.3 3 1.4 0.4- 4.8 15 7.0 3.2-14.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 181 131 69.6 60.2-77.7 15 11.1 6.2-19.3 6 2.0 0.8- 4.8 29 17.2 11.1-25.7
$50,000+ 123 108 88.0 77.3-94.0 2 1.7 0.4- 7.1 1 1.2 0.2- 8.2 12 9.1 3.8-20.2

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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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