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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 306 46 17.2 12.3-23.4 7 2.8 1.3- 5.9 3 2.7 0.7- 9.7 250 77.3 70.4-83.1
GENDER
Male 136 13 12.8 6.6-23.4 4 3.4 1.3- 8.9 2 2.1 0.4-10.0 117 81.6 71.0-89.0
Female 170 33 21.6 15.1-30.0 3 2.2 0.7- 6.6 1 3.3 0.5-19.5 133 72.9 63.2-80.9
RACE
White 267 41 18.3 12.9-25.5 6 3.0 1.3- 6.6 3 3.3 0.9-11.8 217 75.3 67.4-81.8
Other 38 5 12.5 5.0-27.8 1 2.0 0.3-13.1 0 0.0 . - . 32 85.5 70.1-93.7
AGE
18-44 93 18 19.8 11.9-31.1 1 1.1 0.1- 7.2 2 5.1 1.2-18.9 72 74.1 61.7-83.6
45+ 213 28 14.7 9.8-21.4 6 4.5 2.0- 9.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 178 80.4 73.2-86.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 131 25 23.7 15.3-34.7 6 4.9 2.2-10.6 2 2.3 0.5-10.7 98 69.1 58.2-78.3
Some College + 175 21 11.4 7.2-17.6 1 1.0 0.1- 6.6 1 3.0 0.4-18.4 152 84.6 75.6-90.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 29 26.1 17.3-37.2 6 5.0 2.2-10.8 2 2.3 0.5-11.0 99 66.6 55.6-76.1
$50,000+ 133 12 9.1 5.0-16.2 1 1.2 0.2- 8.3 0 0.0 . - . 120 89.6 82.2-94.2

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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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