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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 419 16 2.7 1.5- 4.8 32 10.2 6.8-15.1 371 87.0 82.1-90.8
GENDER
Male 142 6 3.4 1.4- 8.0 13 11.6 6.2-20.4 123 85.0 76.2-91.0
Female 277 10 2.2 1.1- 4.6 19 9.3 5.3-15.7 248 88.5 82.2-92.8
RACE
White 367 13 2.7 1.4- 5.0 26 10.0 6.3-15.6 328 87.3 81.7-91.3
Other 50 3 3.0 0.7-12.3 6 11.6 4.9-25.0 41 85.4 71.8-93.1
AGE
18-44 127 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2 11 11.4 6.2-20.0 115 88.1 79.5-93.4
45+ 290 15 5.1 2.8- 9.1 21 9.1 5.3-15.1 254 85.8 79.5-90.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 185 12 4.9 2.5- 9.4 21 17.7 10.8-27.6 152 77.4 67.7-84.8
Some College + 232 4 1.2 0.4- 3.8 11 5.0 2.6- 9.4 217 93.8 89.2-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 197 12 4.1 2.1- 7.9 22 15.6 9.5-24.5 163 80.3 71.6-86.9
$50,000+ 157 2 1.3 0.3- 5.3 5 3.5 1.1-10.8 150 95.3 88.3-98.2

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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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