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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 402 20 4.4 2.6- 7.4 41 14.8 9.8-21.7 341 80.8 73.9-86.2
GENDER
Male 168 11 5.5 2.7-11.1 23 20.1 11.6-32.4 134 74.4 62.6-83.4
Female 234 9 3.3 1.5- 7.1 18 9.7 5.6-16.3 207 86.9 80.1-91.7
RACE
White 348 19 5.4 3.1- 9.2 39 16.3 10.9-23.6 290 78.3 70.9-84.2
Other 54 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 2 9.3 1.7-37.1 51 90.0 63.6-97.9
AGE
18-44 109 5 3.4 1.2- 9.1 18 20.8 12.0-33.7 86 75.7 63.0-85.1
45+ 290 15 5.4 3.0- 9.6 23 8.8 5.7-13.2 252 85.8 80.5-89.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 213 11 3.9 2.0- 7.8 23 17.2 9.8-28.5 179 78.8 68.0-86.7
Some College + 188 9 4.9 2.2-10.6 18 12.0 6.7-20.6 161 83.0 74.2-89.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 214 13 4.7 2.5- 8.7 23 14.0 7.8-23.9 178 81.3 71.7-88.2
$50,000+ 122 6 6.0 2.4-14.5 10 9.7 4.9-18.2 106 84.3 74.4-90.8

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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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