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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Tobacco Use Prevention

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
-New Hanover County 233 38 16.8 11.3-24.2 3 2.7 0.9- 8.4 0 0.0 . - . 192 80.4 72.7-86.4
GENDER
Male 105 16 16.1 8.5-28.4 2 3.6 0.9-13.8 0 0.0 . - . 87 80.2 67.5-88.8
Female 128 22 17.7 11.3-26.6 1 1.6 0.2-10.7 0 0.0 . - . 105 80.7 71.4-87.5
RACE
White 206 34 16.2 11.1-22.9 2 1.9 0.5- 7.2 0 0.0 . - . 170 81.9 74.9-87.4
Other 26 4 20.0 5.5-51.7 1 6.5 0.9-35.0 0 0.0 . - . 21 73.4 43.6-90.8
AGE
18-44 60 8 17.7 8.2-34.2 3 6.6 2.1-19.0 0 0.0 . - . 49 75.7 59.5-86.9
45+ 172 30 16.2 11.1-23.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 142 83.8 76.8-88.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 60 9 18.5 6.8-41.1 2 7.7 1.9-26.6 0 0.0 . - . 49 73.9 52.2-88.0
Some College + 173 29 16.2 10.9-23.5 1 1.0 0.1- 6.7 0 0.0 . - . 143 82.8 75.4-88.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 73 16 23.8 12.8-39.9 3 7.3 2.3-20.9 0 0.0 . - . 54 68.8 52.7-81.4
$50,000+ 127 19 14.7 9.0-23.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 108 85.3 76.9-91.0

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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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