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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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Secondhand Smoke

During the PAST WEEK, how many days did ANYONE smoke cigarettes, cigars or pipes ANYWHERE INSIDE your home?

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  Total #
Respondents
1-2 days 3 to 4 days 5 to 6 days 7 days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,546 253 16.3 13.9-19.1 130 7.5 5.9- 9.4 44 2.4 1.6- 3.5 1,119 73.8 70.7-76.7
GENDER
Male 621 90 15.5 11.8-20.2 49 7.5 5.2-10.6 16 1.9 1.0- 3.5 466 75.1 70.0-79.6
Female 925 163 17.1 14.2-20.4 81 7.4 5.5- 9.9 28 2.9 1.7- 4.8 653 72.6 68.7-76.2
RACE
White 1,156 162 14.0 11.4-17.1 81 6.1 4.5- 8.1 28 1.8 1.2- 2.8 885 78.1 74.7-81.2
African American 335 85 23.5 18.0-30.0 45 10.5 7.1-15.1 13 3.8 1.8- 7.9 192 62.2 55.0-69.0
Other 44 4 8.8 2.1-29.8 4 12.4 3.9-33.2 3 3.0 0.8- 9.8 33 75.9 55.3-88.9
HISPANIC
Yes 33 5 11.6 3.4-32.6 4 10.3 2.7-32.4 0 0.0 . - . 24 78.1 55.5-91.1
No 1,479 238 16.3 13.8-19.2 122 7.3 5.7- 9.2 44 2.5 1.7- 3.7 1,075 73.9 70.7-76.8
AGE
18-24 83 16 19.3 10.8-32.2 7 6.7 2.8-14.9 4 3.3 1.1- 9.5 56 70.7 57.9-80.9
25-34 148 23 15.1 9.6-22.8 12 8.9 4.7-16.0 4 2.3 0.5- 8.9 109 73.8 64.7-81.3
35-44 274 43 14.8 10.4-20.6 16 5.4 2.7-10.4 6 1.7 0.6- 4.2 209 78.2 71.5-83.6
45-54 432 62 14.3 10.8-18.8 34 5.9 4.1- 8.4 11 2.3 1.2- 4.3 325 77.5 72.7-81.8
55-64 320 51 18.1 13.0-24.7 27 7.1 4.5-10.9 12 2.9 1.5- 5.5 230 71.9 65.2-77.7
65+ 275 56 18.8 14.0-24.7 32 12.0 7.8-18.2 7 2.4 1.0- 5.9 180 66.8 59.6-73.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 347 59 15.6 11.0-21.6 36 8.0 5.1-12.4 4 0.9 0.3- 2.7 248 75.5 68.9-81.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 586 92 15.4 11.8-19.8 50 7.0 4.8-10.0 14 2.2 1.1- 4.4 430 75.4 70.5-79.8
Some Post-H.S. 369 58 17.0 11.8-23.7 19 5.4 3.0- 9.5 16 2.8 1.6- 4.9 276 74.9 67.9-80.8
College Graduate 240 44 19.3 13.5-26.7 23 10.2 5.8-17.6 10 4.8 2.0-11.2 163 65.7 56.7-73.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 301 59 21.4 15.9-28.2 27 8.6 5.3-13.6 11 2.7 1.2- 5.9 204 67.3 60.0-73.9
$15,000- $24,999 321 48 14.7 9.8-21.5 29 7.1 4.2-11.8 11 2.8 1.3- 6.2 233 75.4 68.0-81.5
$25,000- $34,999 199 34 16.8 10.1-26.6 19 7.8 4.3-13.9 5 2.2 0.8- 5.8 141 73.2 63.4-81.2
$35,000- $49,999 223 41 15.6 10.7-22.4 11 2.6 1.3- 5.3 3 0.8 0.2- 3.0 168 81.0 74.0-86.4
$50,000+ 314 40 13.5 9.5-18.9 24 6.4 3.8-10.5 6 2.7 0.9- 7.9 244 77.3 70.9-82.7
Health District**
Appalachia I 136 17 15.5 8.2-27.5 7 4.3 1.9- 9.6 2 1.2 0.2- 6.0 110 78.9 67.2-87.3
Appalachia II 97 16 15.5 8.6-26.3 8 4.4 1.8-10.5 2 1.5 0.4- 5.9 71 78.6 67.5-86.6
Appalachia III 122 23 22.0 13.2-34.4 7 6.7 2.9-14.6 4 2.3 0.9- 6.1 88 69.0 56.9-79.0
Catawba 70 14 22.2 12.1-37.1 9 12.9 5.4-27.7 1 1.8 0.3-11.7 46 63.1 48.0-76.0
Edisto Savannah 175 26 16.8 10.5-25.6 22 10.2 6.2-16.4 7 6.1 2.7-13.3 120 67.0 57.5-75.3
Low Country 111 18 12.6 6.8-21.9 11 10.4 4.0-24.0 6 4.3 1.5-11.7 76 72.8 60.1-82.6
Palmetto 114 16 13.0 7.6-21.3 7 6.5 2.9-13.8 2 0.9 0.2- 3.9 89 79.6 70.1-86.7
Pee Dee 174 30 15.9 10.6-23.2 17 8.0 4.7-13.2 6 2.6 1.1- 5.9 121 73.6 65.5-80.3
Trident 142 28 15.6 9.8-23.9 7 5.2 2.0-12.5 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 105 78.7 69.5-85.7
Upper Savannah 104 14 10.8 5.9-19.0 11 7.9 4.1-14.8 0 0.0 . - . 79 81.3 71.7-88.1
Waccamaw 196 36 17.0 11.6-24.3 16 8.3 4.4-15.1 7 1.7 0.8- 3.8 137 72.9 64.6-79.9
Wateree 86 12 14.5 7.4-26.6 6 6.9 2.9-15.6 4 6.3 1.6-21.9 64 72.3 58.7-82.8
Region***
Region I 240 31 13.4 8.4-20.7 18 5.9 3.6- 9.8 2 0.7 0.1- 3.4 189 80.0 72.5-85.8
Region II 219 39 19.3 13.0-27.5 15 5.7 3.0-10.5 6 2.0 0.9- 4.4 159 73.1 64.7-80.1
Region III 184 30 16.5 11.0-24.0 16 8.9 4.9-15.6 3 1.2 0.3- 4.3 135 73.4 64.9-80.5
Region IV 260 42 15.4 10.9-21.4 23 7.6 4.8-11.7 10 3.9 1.6- 8.9 185 73.1 66.2-79.1
Region V 175 26 16.8 10.5-25.6 22 10.2 6.2-16.4 7 6.1 2.7-13.3 120 67.0 57.5-75.3
Region VI 196 36 17.0 11.6-24.3 16 8.3 4.4-15.1 7 1.7 0.8- 3.8 137 72.9 64.6-79.9
Region VII 142 28 15.6 9.8-23.9 7 5.2 2.0-12.5 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 105 78.7 69.5-85.7
Region VIII 111 18 12.6 6.8-21.9 11 10.4 4.0-24.0 6 4.3 1.5-11.7 76 72.8 60.1-82.6

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50 and confidence intervals with width greater than 20. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
Palmetto: Fairfield, Lexington, Newberry, Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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