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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Secondhand Smoke I

On how many of the past 7 days, did anyone smoke in your home while you were there?

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  Total
Respond.^
1-6 days All 7 days No days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,430 715 4.6 4.0- 5.3 1,434 11.1 10.3-11.9 13,281 84.3 83.3-85.3
-Forsyth County 401 22 5.6 3.1-10.0 36 8.6 5.7-12.8 343 85.8 80.5-89.8
GENDER
Male 158 7 2.5 1.1- 5.4 13 7.9 3.9-15.2 138 89.6 82.5-94.1
Female 243 15 8.7 4.2-17.3 23 9.4 5.8-14.9 205 81.9 73.7-87.9
RACE
White 303 14 3.7 2.1- 6.4 27 8.4 5.1-13.5 262 87.8 82.6-91.7
Other 98 8 10.0 3.6-24.8 9 9.1 4.3-18.2 81 80.9 67.5-89.6
AGE
18-44 108 5 5.9 1.8-17.5 7 6.6 2.7-15.7 96 87.5 76.1-93.9
45+ 289 17 5.4 3.3- 8.9 28 10.0 6.6-14.9 244 84.6 79.2-88.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 133 7 5.1 2.1-11.9 17 14.6 8.0-25.2 109 80.3 69.5-87.9
Some College + 268 15 5.8 2.7-12.2 19 5.8 3.4- 9.8 234 88.3 82.1-92.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 168 10 9.5 3.9-21.3 19 12.8 7.1-22.1 139 77.6 66.2-86.0
$50,000+ 184 10 3.5 1.8- 6.8 14 7.0 3.8-12.5 160 89.5 83.7-93.3

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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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