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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 401 11 3.2 1.3- 7.8 31 10.6 6.4-17.1 359 86.1 79.3-91.0
GENDER
Male 147 3 4.4 1.3-14.5 12 11.8 5.2-24.6 132 83.7 70.8-91.6
Female 254 8 2.0 0.9- 4.1 19 9.3 5.8-14.7 227 88.7 83.3-92.5
RACE
White 337 10 3.2 1.1- 8.7 27 12.6 7.4-20.7 300 84.2 75.9-90.0
Other 61 1 3.6 0.5-21.5 4 4.2 1.4-11.5 56 92.3 79.3-97.4
AGE
18-44 131 4 4.8 1.5-14.3 9 10.8 4.4-24.0 118 84.4 71.4-92.2
45+ 265 7 1.6 0.7- 3.4 22 10.6 6.9-15.9 236 87.8 82.4-91.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 142 5 4.9 1.3-16.7 14 12.6 5.4-26.8 123 82.6 68.2-91.3
Some College + 258 6 2.2 0.7- 7.1 17 9.4 5.1-16.7 235 88.4 80.9-93.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 5 3.2 0.9-11.0 19 19.5 10.2-34.1 134 77.3 63.1-87.2
$50,000+ 180 4 1.4 0.5- 4.1 9 5.1 2.6-10.0 167 93.4 88.5-96.4

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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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