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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 367 12 2.7 1.4- 5.4 15 6.0 2.9-12.0 340 91.2 85.4-94.9
GENDER
Male 149 7 3.6 1.4- 8.9 8 8.6 3.4-20.3 134 87.7 76.8-93.9
Female 218 5 1.8 0.7- 4.5 7 3.2 1.5- 6.6 206 95.1 91.2-97.3
RACE
White 300 10 2.6 1.3- 5.0 10 3.5 1.8- 6.5 280 94.0 90.5-96.3
Other 65 2 3.3 0.6-15.7 5 13.5 4.3-35.1 58 83.2 63.0-93.5
AGE
18-44 86 2 2.5 0.5-10.4 6 9.5 3.3-24.5 78 88.1 73.7-95.1
45+ 275 10 3.0 1.5- 5.9 9 3.7 1.9- 7.1 256 93.3 89.4-95.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 83 5 4.2 1.6-10.6 8 14.5 5.3-34.1 70 81.2 63.5-91.5
Some College + 283 7 2.3 0.9- 5.8 7 3.3 1.3- 8.3 269 94.4 89.3-97.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 133 8 5.8 2.4-13.4 13 14.5 6.7-28.7 112 79.7 66.3-88.6
$50,000+ 191 3 1.4 0.4- 4.5 2 2.5 0.5-11.5 186 96.1 88.9-98.7

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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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