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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 248 30 11.6 7.9-16.8 1 0.4 0.0- 2.5 2 1.2 0.3- 4.9 215 86.9 81.4-90.9
GENDER
Male 111 14 11.3 6.4-19.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 97 88.7 80.6-93.6
Female 137 16 11.9 7.1-19.3 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 2 2.6 0.6-10.3 118 84.7 76.4-90.4
RACE
White 204 23 10.8 7.0-16.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4 2 1.6 0.4- 6.6 178 87.1 81.0-91.5
Other 44 7 13.8 6.2-28.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 37 86.2 71.9-93.8
AGE
18-44 66 7 8.6 3.9-18.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.8 0.2-11.6 58 89.6 79.3-95.1
45+ 178 23 14.3 9.5-21.0 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5 1 0.8 0.1- 5.1 153 84.3 77.4-89.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 62 14 20.3 11.5-33.4 1 1.4 0.2- 9.2 1 3.0 0.4-18.4 46 75.3 61.2-85.5
Some College + 185 16 8.6 5.0-14.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9 168 90.8 85.0-94.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 69 19 28.1 17.6-41.8 1 1.2 0.2- 8.4 1 2.7 0.4-16.8 48 67.9 53.8-79.3
$50,000+ 151 8 4.5 2.2- 9.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0 142 94.8 90.0-97.3

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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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