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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 227 37 17.0 12.1-23.2 3 4.5 1.5-13.1 1 2.0 0.3-13.0 186 76.5 68.3-83.1
GENDER
Male 96 14 14.5 8.3-24.1 2 6.6 1.7-23.0 1 4.4 0.6-25.0 79 74.5 60.5-84.8
Female 131 23 19.1 12.5-28.2 1 2.7 0.4-16.4 0 0.0 . - . 107 78.2 68.2-85.8
RACE
White 207 31 15.5 10.7-21.9 3 5.0 1.6-14.4 1 2.3 0.3-14.2 172 77.2 68.5-84.1
Other 20 6 30.3 12.9-56.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 14 69.7 43.9-87.1
AGE
18-44 63 12 17.1 9.5-28.8 3 10.0 3.3-26.8 1 4.6 0.7-25.7 47 68.4 53.1-80.5
45+ 164 25 16.9 11.5-24.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 139 83.1 75.8-88.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 63 12 21.3 12.0-35.1 1 5.9 0.9-31.4 0 0.0 . - . 50 72.8 56.8-84.4
Some College + 163 25 15.0 9.9-22.2 2 3.9 1.0-14.1 1 3.0 0.4-18.1 135 78.1 68.2-85.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 104 21 20.9 13.4-30.9 1 2.6 0.4-16.2 0 0.0 . - . 82 76.5 65.6-84.8
$50,000+ 108 14 13.7 7.7-23.1 2 7.2 1.9-24.4 0 0.0 . - . 92 79.1 66.2-88.0

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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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