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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 284 66 32.0 24.2-41.0 9 4.3 2.1- 8.5 3 1.7 0.5- 5.3 206 62.1 53.4-70.0
GENDER
Male 129 27 36.3 24.4-50.1 2 1.0 0.2- 3.8 1 1.4 0.2- 9.1 99 61.4 47.9-73.4
Female 155 39 26.5 19.1-35.6 7 8.5 4.0-17.4 2 2.1 0.5- 8.2 107 62.9 53.2-71.6
RACE
White 233 50 25.1 18.2-33.6 6 4.5 1.9-10.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 176 69.8 61.2-77.2
Other 49 15 45.4 28.3-63.7 3 4.0 1.2-12.1 2 4.0 1.0-15.2 29 46.6 30.0-64.0
AGE
18-44 77 20 38.3 24.9-53.7 2 3.3 0.8-12.4 2 1.9 0.4- 7.6 53 56.5 41.8-70.1
45+ 207 46 26.1 19.0-34.7 7 5.2 2.4-10.8 1 1.5 0.2- 9.7 153 67.2 58.5-74.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 140 35 32.9 21.7-46.5 8 6.9 3.2-14.2 0 0.0 . - . 97 60.2 47.4-71.7
Some College + 144 31 30.9 21.2-42.7 1 1.2 0.2- 8.2 3 3.6 1.1-11.1 109 64.2 52.8-74.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 134 35 36.9 25.3-50.3 7 5.6 2.5-12.2 2 2.5 0.6- 9.7 90 55.0 42.7-66.7
$50,000+ 114 19 19.3 11.0-31.7 1 2.3 0.3-14.6 1 1.0 0.1- 7.0 93 77.3 64.8-86.3

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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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