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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 436 317 66.8 59.0-73.8 29 8.3 5.0-13.4 7 2.1 0.9- 4.9 83 22.8 16.3-31.0
GENDER
Male 172 119 62.8 50.9-73.4 6 7.7 3.1-18.1 6 3.3 1.3- 8.1 41 26.1 16.7-38.5
Female 264 198 70.9 60.7-79.4 23 8.8 5.4-14.0 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3 42 19.3 11.5-30.6
RACE
White 354 265 71.9 63.7-78.9 24 6.8 4.1-11.0 6 2.4 1.0- 6.1 59 18.8 12.4-27.5
Other 80 50 54.3 38.1-69.7 5 11.7 4.4-27.8 1 1.5 0.2- 9.9 24 32.4 18.5-50.5
AGE
18-44 97 77 69.2 54.5-80.8 9 9.5 4.5-18.8 1 1.5 0.2- 9.7 10 19.9 9.8-36.2
45+ 336 238 64.9 56.2-72.7 20 7.4 3.6-14.4 6 2.7 1.1- 6.2 72 25.1 17.8-34.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 221 143 58.2 47.0-68.7 19 9.6 5.0-17.6 5 2.4 0.9- 6.2 54 29.7 19.6-42.2
Some College + 215 174 77.3 68.1-84.5 10 6.5 2.9-14.3 2 1.8 0.4- 8.4 29 14.3 8.8-22.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 245 161 57.1 46.4-67.2 19 8.3 4.5-14.7 3 0.9 0.3- 2.9 62 33.7 23.7-45.4
$50,000+ 131 111 85.3 76.5-91.1 7 5.5 2.2-13.2 2 1.8 0.4- 7.2 11 7.4 3.8-14.1

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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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