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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 417 15 3.4 1.8- 6.4 24 6.2 3.7-10.3 378 90.4 85.8-93.6
GENDER
Male 161 9 5.9 2.7-12.3 10 4.9 2.3-10.2 142 89.2 82.1-93.7
Female 256 6 1.1 0.5- 2.7 14 7.4 3.6-14.4 236 91.5 84.7-95.4
RACE
White 311 8 2.7 1.0- 6.8 16 5.8 2.8-11.6 287 91.5 85.3-95.2
Other 103 6 4.2 1.6-10.8 7 6.4 2.9-13.5 90 89.4 81.2-94.3
AGE
18-44 105 2 2.3 0.6- 9.1 3 4.0 1.1-14.0 100 93.7 84.1-97.6
45+ 309 12 4.2 2.0- 8.3 21 8.2 5.1-13.0 276 87.6 82.1-91.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 159 8 3.3 1.2- 8.4 20 12.5 6.9-21.8 131 84.2 74.6-90.7
Some College + 257 7 3.5 1.5- 8.1 4 1.8 0.6- 5.2 246 94.7 89.8-97.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 11 6.7 3.2-13.8 17 11.0 5.7-20.0 158 82.3 72.7-89.0
$50,000+ 174 2 1.0 0.2- 4.3 5 2.4 1.0- 5.7 167 96.7 92.9-98.5

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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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