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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 387 310 81.9 76.3-86.4 15 3.5 1.8- 6.7 10 3.4 1.6- 7.2 52 11.2 7.8-15.7
GENDER
Male 142 111 81.0 71.4-87.9 7 3.2 1.1- 9.1 3 3.8 1.2-11.4 21 12.0 6.9-20.1
Female 245 199 82.9 76.9-87.7 8 3.8 1.7- 8.3 7 3.0 1.3- 7.1 31 10.2 6.9-15.0
RACE
White 223 186 87.3 82.0-91.2 5 1.9 0.7- 4.8 2 0.6 0.1- 2.3 30 10.2 6.8-15.2
Other 161 121 77.7 68.4-84.9 10 4.7 2.0-10.4 8 5.6 2.5-12.2 22 12.0 7.1-19.6
AGE
18-44 132 117 87.3 78.7-92.8 3 2.3 0.6- 8.6 4 4.3 1.6-11.3 8 6.0 2.7-13.1
45+ 253 191 74.3 67.2-80.3 12 5.1 2.6- 9.8 6 2.2 1.0- 5.1 44 18.3 13.1-25.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 112 82 74.6 62.3-84.0 7 6.3 2.5-15.1 5 6.3 2.3-15.9 18 12.8 6.7-22.9
Some College + 275 228 86.2 80.7-90.3 8 1.8 0.8- 4.0 5 1.8 0.6- 5.4 34 10.2 6.8-15.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 166 121 76.0 65.6-84.0 13 6.9 3.3-13.7 7 6.3 2.6-14.3 25 10.9 6.1-18.6
$50,000+ 182 156 87.6 81.3-92.0 2 0.6 0.1- 2.5 3 1.2 0.4- 3.9 21 10.6 6.5-16.8

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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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