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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 437 337 77.4 71.5-82.3 27 8.1 4.7-13.7 9 2.4 1.1- 5.0 64 12.1 9.0-16.2
GENDER
Male 174 138 79.9 70.8-86.7 10 8.0 3.4-17.7 5 3.2 1.2- 8.6 21 8.8 5.2-14.5
Female 263 199 75.0 67.0-81.5 17 8.2 4.0-16.1 4 1.5 0.5- 4.3 43 15.3 10.6-21.6
RACE
White 379 289 75.0 68.3-80.8 24 8.9 4.9-15.7 9 3.0 1.4- 6.2 57 13.1 9.4-17.8
Other 56 48 88.1 76.3-94.4 2 4.5 1.1-16.5 0 0.0 . - . 6 7.4 3.1-16.8
AGE
18-44 119 102 81.9 70.3-89.6 7 10.4 4.4-22.8 3 2.7 0.8- 8.8 7 5.1 2.1-11.6
45+ 314 232 73.5 67.2-78.9 20 6.2 3.8-10.0 6 2.1 0.9- 4.8 56 18.2 13.5-24.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 189 128 67.2 57.8-75.4 13 9.2 4.2-19.0 6 4.1 1.7- 9.7 42 19.4 13.5-27.2
Some College + 248 209 86.0 78.8-91.0 14 7.2 3.3-15.0 3 0.9 0.3- 3.2 22 5.9 3.6- 9.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 233 161 67.8 59.0-75.5 19 11.0 5.9-19.6 7 3.8 1.6- 8.8 46 17.4 12.2-24.3
$50,000+ 154 136 90.2 83.7-94.2 5 2.7 1.0- 7.2 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2 12 6.7 3.5-12.6

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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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