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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
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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
-Wake County 568 479 87.8 84.0-90.8 23 3.4 2.0- 5.8 12 1.3 0.7- 2.4 54 7.5 5.1-10.8
GENDER
Male 236 197 87.5 82.0-91.4 7 3.2 1.2- 8.3 2 0.8 0.2- 3.6 30 8.5 5.6-12.7
Female 332 282 88.2 82.4-92.2 16 3.6 2.0- 6.3 10 1.7 0.9- 3.3 24 6.5 3.3-12.6
RACE
White 423 357 86.9 81.9-90.7 17 4.0 2.1- 7.5 8 1.0 0.5- 2.1 41 8.0 5.0-12.6
Other 144 121 89.4 83.1-93.5 6 2.2 0.8- 5.8 4 1.8 0.6- 5.5 13 6.6 3.5-12.2
AGE
18-44 196 183 91.4 84.0-95.5 4 2.7 0.9- 8.2 0 0.0 . - . 9 5.9 2.6-12.9
45+ 366 290 83.8 79.5-87.2 19 4.2 2.6- 6.8 12 2.7 1.4- 5.1 45 9.4 6.8-12.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 108 84.2 75.5-90.3 10 7.8 3.5-16.2 2 1.2 0.2- 6.3 14 6.8 3.6-12.6
Some College + 433 370 89.2 84.9-92.4 13 1.7 0.9- 3.1 10 1.3 0.7- 2.5 40 7.8 4.9-12.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 205 156 83.7 77.3-88.5 8 3.6 1.6- 7.9 9 2.6 1.2- 5.7 32 10.2 6.6-15.5
$50,000+ 303 274 91.9 86.3-95.3 11 2.1 1.1- 4.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 17 5.8 2.8-11.7

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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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