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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use Prevention-WHITE MALES

Not including yourself, how many of the adults who live in your household smoke cigarettes, cigars or pipes?

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  Total
Respond.^
One adult Two adults Three or more adults No adults
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,245 1,870 18.8 17.7-19.9 257 4.1 3.4- 4.9 66 1.6 1.1- 2.3 8,052 75.5 74.2-76.8
-WHITE MALES 3,521 525 16.1 14.4-17.9 75 4.0 2.9- 5.5 17 1.2 0.6- 2.2 2,904 78.8 76.6-80.8
AGE
18-24 112 27 18.9 12.4-27.8 9 11.2 5.4-21.8 4 4.5 1.4-13.3 72 65.3 54.1-75.0
25-34 320 53 16.2 11.8-21.9 8 3.6 1.6- 7.7 2 1.3 0.3- 5.4 257 78.9 72.7-84.0
35-44 543 94 17.4 14.0-21.4 10 2.7 1.4- 5.3 3 0.7 0.2- 2.4 436 79.2 74.8-82.9
45-54 686 124 18.1 14.9-21.8 26 4.1 2.6- 6.5 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8 535 77.7 73.7-81.2
55-64 853 124 15.4 12.7-18.6 12 2.6 1.4- 5.0 6 1.1 0.5- 2.6 711 80.9 77.3-84.0
65-74 651 79 12.1 9.5-15.4 7 1.4 0.6- 3.1 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7 564 86.1 82.6-89.0
75+ 346 23 6.7 4.2-10.5 3 1.1 0.4- 3.4 0 0.0 . - . 320 92.2 88.2-94.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 371 90 33.8 26.5-42.1 20 6.8 4.0-11.2 5 3.2 1.2- 8.6 256 56.2 48.3-63.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 985 173 18.8 15.6-22.5 30 7.5 4.6-12.0 6 1.7 0.5- 5.6 776 72.0 67.1-76.4
Some Post-H.S. 832 134 16.0 12.9-19.6 15 2.6 1.3- 5.3 4 0.9 0.2- 3.4 679 80.5 76.4-84.1
College Graduate 1,329 128 9.1 7.5-11.1 10 1.4 0.6- 2.9 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3 1,189 89.2 86.9-91.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 143 37 31.8 22.3-43.0 12 10.6 5.2-20.4 0 0.0 . - . 94 57.6 46.4-68.1
$15,000- 24,999 384 91 28.7 22.4-36.0 17 10.6 5.0-21.0 5 2.0 0.7- 5.2 271 58.7 50.6-66.3
$25,000- 34,999 304 57 21.5 15.3-29.3 13 5.1 2.4-10.5 1 1.6 0.2-10.4 233 71.8 63.3-79.0
$35,000- 49,999 513 85 17.8 13.6-22.9 6 2.8 1.0- 7.2 4 1.0 0.3- 3.2 418 78.4 72.8-83.1
$50,000-74,999 700 100 15.6 12.3-19.7 9 3.1 1.3- 7.1 3 0.6 0.2- 1.8 588 80.7 76.1-84.7
$75,000+ 1,174 120 9.3 7.5-11.6 11 2.0 0.9- 4.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 1,042 88.5 85.7-90.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,148 213 20.3 17.2-23.9 42 5.6 3.9- 7.9 7 1.7 0.5- 5.4 886 72.4 68.3-76.1
No 2,359 309 14.2 12.3-16.3 32 3.2 1.9- 5.2 10 0.9 0.4- 2.0 2,008 81.7 79.1-84.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,333 186 15.4 13.0-18.2 19 2.8 1.6- 4.9 7 1.4 0.6- 3.4 1,121 80.4 77.1-83.3
Non-Veteran 2,184 339 16.4 14.3-18.7 56 4.5 3.1- 6.5 10 1.1 0.4- 2.6 1,779 78.1 75.4-80.7

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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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