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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 339 11 4.8 2.0-10.7 25 9.4 5.7-15.0 303 85.9 79.2-90.7
GENDER
Male 125 7 4.2 1.9- 8.8 8 9.7 3.9-22.2 110 86.2 74.8-92.9
Female 214 4 5.2 1.4-17.1 17 9.1 5.4-15.0 193 85.7 76.5-91.6
RACE
White 307 10 4.9 2.0-11.4 20 8.6 4.9-14.8 277 86.5 79.2-91.5
Other 30 1 3.5 0.5-21.4 5 17.4 6.9-37.5 24 79.1 58.9-90.9
AGE
18-44 74 3 5.9 1.3-23.2 9 13.7 6.3-27.1 62 80.5 65.3-90.0
45+ 264 8 4.0 1.9- 8.3 16 6.5 3.8-10.7 240 89.5 84.3-93.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 110 7 6.1 2.7-13.5 13 13.6 7.4-23.8 90 80.3 69.6-87.8
Some College + 228 4 4.1 1.1-14.4 11 7.0 3.1-15.1 213 88.9 79.1-94.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 181 9 7.8 3.0-18.9 16 10.8 6.2-18.0 156 81.4 71.4-88.5
$50,000+ 123 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 6 4.6 1.9-10.4 116 94.8 89.0-97.7

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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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