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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 243 39 20.6 13.7-29.9 4 2.3 0.9- 6.2 2 4.8 1.0-19.8 198 72.3 61.7-80.8
GENDER
Male 99 14 21.6 11.3-37.5 2 1.8 0.4- 7.0 2 8.5 1.8-31.8 81 68.0 51.2-81.2
Female 144 25 19.4 12.7-28.4 2 3.1 0.8-11.4 0 0.0 . - . 117 77.5 68.0-84.9
RACE
White 149 16 10.6 6.2-17.5 2 2.3 0.6- 9.0 0 0.0 . - . 131 87.1 79.4-92.1
Other 93 23 28.3 17.1-43.0 2 2.4 0.6- 9.1 2 8.3 1.8-31.2 66 61.0 45.8-74.3
AGE
18-44 90 14 20.8 11.1-35.7 2 2.1 0.5- 8.1 2 7.8 1.7-29.7 72 69.2 53.3-81.7
45+ 152 25 20.5 13.5-29.8 2 2.8 0.7-10.5 0 0.0 . - . 125 76.8 67.2-84.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 74 17 19.6 10.8-33.0 2 2.7 0.7-10.6 2 12.0 2.6-40.6 53 65.7 47.6-80.1
Some College + 169 22 21.3 12.2-34.6 2 2.1 0.5- 8.1 0 0.0 . - . 145 76.6 63.5-86.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 80 17 24.7 13.3-41.1 1 1.4 0.2- 9.6 2 10.7 2.3-37.5 60 63.2 45.3-78.1
$50,000+ 137 18 13.6 8.0-22.1 3 3.9 1.2-11.6 0 0.0 . - . 116 82.5 73.3-89.0

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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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