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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 434 28 8.1 4.4-14.4 44 16.6 11.1-24.2 362 75.3 67.3-81.8
GENDER
Male 172 12 10.8 4.7-23.2 19 15.6 8.9-26.0 141 73.6 61.4-82.9
Female 262 16 5.2 2.9- 9.3 25 17.7 9.9-29.7 221 77.0 66.0-85.3
RACE
White 354 19 4.6 2.5- 8.6 35 16.9 10.5-26.0 300 78.5 69.7-85.3
Other 78 9 16.5 6.7-35.5 9 16.5 7.5-32.3 60 67.0 49.4-80.8
AGE
18-44 97 8 10.4 3.8-25.2 9 15.1 7.6-27.8 80 74.5 60.1-85.0
45+ 334 20 6.3 3.6-10.9 35 18.0 10.9-28.1 279 75.7 66.3-83.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 218 18 10.8 5.0-22.0 28 19.4 11.3-31.3 172 69.8 57.6-79.7
Some College + 216 10 4.8 2.2-10.5 16 13.4 7.4-23.0 190 81.8 72.3-88.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 245 23 11.5 5.8-21.5 32 23.4 14.8-34.9 190 65.1 53.8-74.9
$50,000+ 131 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8 8 4.6 2.2- 9.5 122 95.1 90.3-97.6

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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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