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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 258 44 16.8 11.7-23.3 5 3.8 1.3-10.5 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 208 79.1 71.8-84.9
GENDER
Male 112 14 13.3 7.5-22.5 4 6.5 2.1-18.6 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1 93 79.5 68.3-87.4
Female 146 30 20.6 13.1-31.0 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 0 0.0 . - . 115 78.6 68.3-86.2
RACE
White 205 32 12.6 8.4-18.4 5 5.3 1.8-14.2 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8 167 81.6 73.7-87.5
Other 53 12 27.5 15.0-44.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 41 72.5 55.1-85.0
AGE
18-44 75 5 9.6 3.7-22.9 2 6.2 1.6-21.3 0 0.0 . - . 68 84.2 69.5-92.6
45+ 180 39 23.1 16.5-31.4 3 1.8 0.6- 5.7 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1 137 74.3 65.9-81.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 74 13 13.6 7.3-24.2 4 11.9 4.0-30.3 0 0.0 . - . 57 74.5 59.1-85.5
Some College + 184 31 18.1 11.8-26.7 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9 151 81.0 72.5-87.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 78 15 21.5 11.5-36.7 5 12.0 4.3-29.5 0 0.0 . - . 58 66.4 50.5-79.3
$50,000+ 147 23 12.3 7.8-18.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0 123 86.9 80.2-91.6

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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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