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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange County

Secondhand Smoke I

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

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  Total
Respond.^
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
-Orange County 367 304 84.5 78.7-88.9 20 6.5 3.3-12.4 4 0.8 0.3- 2.3 39 8.3 5.7-11.7
GENDER
Male 148 118 81.2 70.7-88.5 6 7.7 2.7-20.1 4 1.5 0.5- 4.5 20 9.5 5.7-15.6
Female 219 186 88.0 82.9-91.7 14 5.1 2.9- 9.0 0 0.0 . - . 19 6.9 4.2-11.1
RACE
White 299 248 86.0 81.1-89.8 14 4.1 2.2- 7.4 4 1.1 0.4- 3.1 33 8.8 6.0-12.8
Other 66 54 79.8 61.1-90.8 6 13.5 4.3-34.9 0 0.0 . - . 6 6.7 2.5-16.6
AGE
18-44 86 73 84.3 70.6-92.3 7 10.3 3.8-25.1 0 0.0 . - . 6 5.4 2.2-12.6
45+ 275 226 84.7 79.7-88.6 13 3.9 2.2- 7.0 4 1.4 0.5- 4.0 32 10.0 6.9-14.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 84 57 70.8 55.2-82.6 5 10.2 2.5-33.2 2 2.4 0.6- 9.1 20 16.7 10.1-26.4
Some College + 282 246 88.8 83.4-92.6 15 5.3 2.7-10.2 2 0.3 0.1- 1.2 19 5.6 3.2- 9.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 132 91 68.8 56.6-78.9 13 12.9 5.4-27.8 2 1.2 0.2- 5.5 26 17.1 10.9-25.7
$50,000+ 191 175 91.6 85.1-95.4 5 3.9 1.3-11.3 2 0.8 0.2- 3.4 9 3.7 1.8- 7.3

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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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