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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 415 334 82.9 77.7-87.0 22 5.6 3.4- 9.3 5 1.1 0.3- 3.6 54 10.4 7.3-14.6
GENDER
Male 161 121 81.9 74.1-87.7 13 8.4 4.4-15.5 2 0.6 0.1- 2.6 25 9.2 5.7-14.4
Female 254 213 83.7 76.2-89.2 9 3.2 1.5- 6.8 3 1.6 0.4- 7.0 29 11.5 6.9-18.4
RACE
White 310 254 83.9 77.5-88.7 15 5.5 2.9-10.1 4 0.8 0.3- 2.2 37 9.9 6.2-15.3
Other 102 78 81.3 71.4-88.3 6 5.4 2.1-13.2 1 1.8 0.3-11.7 17 11.5 6.7-19.2
AGE
18-44 104 95 90.9 81.4-95.8 5 3.9 1.4-10.4 1 1.4 0.2- 9.1 3 3.8 1.0-13.8
45+ 308 237 75.8 69.5-81.2 16 7.0 3.9-12.3 4 0.9 0.3- 2.6 51 16.3 12.0-21.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 158 111 76.5 66.2-84.4 11 7.4 3.6-14.5 3 1.0 0.3- 3.3 33 15.1 9.2-24.0
Some College + 256 222 87.3 81.3-91.5 11 4.5 2.1- 9.2 2 1.2 0.2- 6.6 21 7.1 4.3-11.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 132 72.1 62.2-80.2 14 8.1 4.1-15.6 4 2.2 0.6- 8.6 36 17.6 11.4-26.2
$50,000+ 173 154 90.7 84.8-94.5 5 2.6 1.0- 6.5 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 13 6.2 3.3-11.6

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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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