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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

Which statement best describes the rules about smoking inside your home?
Do not include decks, garages, or porches.

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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
-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 703 501 72.7 67.5-77.3 56 8.2 5.7-11.7 17 1.8 0.9- 3.7 129 17.3 13.4-22.0
AGE
18-24 29 18 58.1 35.7-77.6 2 4.4 1.0-17.2 1 3.6 0.5-21.8 8 33.9 16.3-57.6
25-34 68 51 73.6 57.8-85.0 9 17.3 7.6-34.7 0 0.0 . - . 8 9.1 4.2-18.6
35-44 129 101 79.6 70.6-86.4 7 4.7 2.0-10.8 2 1.9 0.5- 7.2 19 13.8 8.3-21.9
45-54 173 121 74.8 66.2-81.7 16 9.2 5.1-15.9 5 1.2 0.4- 3.5 31 14.9 9.7-22.0
55-64 148 101 72.4 62.7-80.3 14 7.3 3.7-14.0 3 0.9 0.2- 3.1 30 19.4 12.7-28.5
65-74 89 52 58.4 46.4-69.4 7 10.3 4.8-20.8 5 5.8 2.2-14.3 25 25.5 16.8-36.8
75+ 62 52 87.0 74.9-93.7 1 2.3 0.3-14.5 1 2.5 0.4-15.8 8 8.3 3.6-17.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 124 75 48.5 34.9-62.3 10 8.8 4.4-16.8 4 3.0 0.9- 9.5 35 39.8 25.8-55.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 279 188 68.1 59.1-75.8 28 12.3 7.3-19.8 3 0.4 0.1- 1.7 60 19.3 13.2-27.3
Some Post-H.S. 167 126 81.2 73.2-87.2 16 6.7 3.8-11.7 8 4.3 1.5-11.7 17 7.8 4.4-13.4
College Graduate 130 109 88.1 80.7-92.9 2 0.4 0.1- 1.9 2 1.3 0.2- 6.6 17 10.2 5.8-17.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 102 62 64.2 50.9-75.6 6 5.9 2.4-13.8 4 2.3 0.8- 6.7 30 27.6 17.4-40.7
$15,000- 24,999 128 85 64.1 48.5-77.2 13 17.5 8.4-33.0 2 1.3 0.3- 6.8 28 17.1 8.1-32.4
$25,000- 34,999 88 50 62.5 47.2-75.6 13 17.0 9.0-29.7 5 3.1 1.1- 8.5 20 17.4 10.0-28.6
$35,000- 49,999 129 105 83.2 73.7-89.8 10 5.7 2.4-12.9 3 2.1 0.5- 7.7 11 8.9 4.3-17.7
$50,000-74,999 87 67 81.7 69.2-89.8 5 1.6 0.6- 4.3 2 4.3 0.7-21.8 13 12.5 6.6-22.3
$75,000+ 98 88 91.9 84.5-96.0 4 2.5 0.8- 7.4 0 0.0 . - . 6 5.6 2.3-12.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 291 195 69.8 62.0-76.5 20 7.6 4.4-12.9 11 3.4 1.3- 8.3 65 19.2 13.9-26.0
No 392 290 74.2 67.0-80.4 34 8.4 5.1-13.6 6 1.0 0.4- 2.5 62 16.4 11.2-23.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 242 183 83.4 77.5-88.0 16 5.4 2.9- 9.9 8 1.5 0.6- 3.5 35 9.7 6.4-14.2
Non-Veteran 461 318 68.1 61.3-74.1 40 9.4 6.1-14.2 9 2.0 0.8- 4.7 94 20.6 15.4-26.9

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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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