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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 298 41 17.1 11.0-25.5 10 4.0 1.4-10.6 4 3.8 1.1-12.5 243 75.2 66.0-82.5
GENDER
Male 125 13 17.7 8.6-32.9 3 4.7 1.0-19.1 2 5.5 1.2-21.9 107 72.1 56.8-83.6
Female 173 28 16.3 11.0-23.4 7 3.1 1.5- 6.7 2 1.6 0.4- 6.8 136 78.9 71.3-85.0
RACE
White 249 35 15.0 9.8-22.3 8 2.4 1.1- 4.9 3 3.9 0.9-16.0 203 78.7 69.9-85.5
Other 46 6 25.0 9.0-52.8 2 9.8 1.7-40.8 1 3.4 0.5-20.6 37 61.8 38.1-81.0
AGE
18-44 114 17 21.1 11.4-35.6 2 4.0 0.7-20.3 1 4.2 0.6-23.9 94 70.8 55.7-82.4
45+ 181 24 12.3 8.1-18.2 8 4.1 2.0- 8.3 3 3.3 1.0-10.6 146 80.3 72.9-86.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 99 12 17.5 7.0-37.5 5 7.3 1.8-25.3 3 8.5 2.1-29.1 79 66.7 48.4-81.1
Some College + 198 29 16.9 10.9-25.1 5 2.0 0.8- 4.8 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 163 80.4 72.1-86.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 94 17 27.2 14.2-45.7 6 8.2 2.2-26.4 4 10.4 3.0-30.3 67 54.3 38.4-69.3
$50,000+ 158 16 9.2 5.5-15.0 4 2.3 0.8- 6.1 0 0.0 . - . 138 88.6 82.4-92.8

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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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