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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover 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
-New Hanover County 366 7 3.0 0.8-10.3 22 6.2 3.9-10.0 337 90.8 85.0-94.5
GENDER
Male 142 4 4.9 1.1-19.8 7 4.4 1.9- 9.9 131 90.7 79.2-96.2
Female 224 3 1.0 0.3- 3.2 15 8.2 4.6-14.2 206 90.8 84.8-94.6
RACE
White 317 5 1.0 0.4- 2.4 19 6.9 4.1-11.3 293 92.2 87.8-95.1
Other 47 2 12.4 2.3-46.1 3 3.5 1.0-11.8 42 84.1 55.1-95.8
AGE
18-44 79 1 4.9 0.7-27.3 6 6.7 2.7-15.3 72 88.5 73.7-95.5
45+ 285 6 1.8 0.8- 4.1 16 6.0 3.5-10.1 263 92.2 87.9-95.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 5 10.0 2.5-32.6 9 9.5 4.2-19.9 87 80.5 63.0-90.9
Some College + 264 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7 13 5.1 2.7- 9.1 249 94.5 90.5-96.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 5 5.8 1.3-22.6 15 11.3 6.3-19.5 141 82.8 70.7-90.6
$50,000+ 158 2 1.1 0.3- 4.2 3 1.7 0.5- 5.3 153 97.2 93.4-98.9

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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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