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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 403 48 11.9 8.4-16.4 9 3.7 1.8- 7.5 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7 345 83.8 78.5-88.0
GENDER
Male 192 17 10.8 6.0-18.5 5 3.5 1.3- 9.3 0 0.0 . - . 170 85.7 77.6-91.2
Female 211 31 13.0 8.7-19.1 4 3.8 1.3-10.8 1 1.4 0.2- 9.3 175 81.8 74.2-87.5
RACE
White 302 36 10.1 6.9-14.5 4 1.7 0.6- 4.6 0 0.0 . - . 262 88.2 83.5-91.7
Other 100 12 15.8 8.5-27.5 5 7.9 3.1-19.0 1 2.1 0.3-13.6 82 74.1 61.5-83.7
AGE
18-44 148 17 11.8 6.8-19.7 3 3.8 1.2-11.5 0 0.0 . - . 128 84.4 75.6-90.4
45+ 252 31 12.1 8.2-17.5 6 3.6 1.6- 7.9 1 1.5 0.2- 9.7 214 82.8 76.4-87.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 103 15 15.6 8.3-27.5 6 9.5 3.9-21.3 1 2.3 0.3-14.7 81 72.5 59.5-82.6
Some College + 300 33 10.3 6.9-15.0 3 1.3 0.4- 3.9 0 0.0 . - . 264 88.4 83.5-92.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 113 17 15.1 8.4-25.4 5 6.6 2.6-15.8 1 2.1 0.3-13.6 90 76.2 64.6-84.9
$50,000+ 246 25 9.0 5.6-14.1 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8 0 0.0 . - . 219 90.3 85.1-93.8

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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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