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Which of these best describes the rules about smoking inside the home where (CHILD) lives:
smoking is NEVER allowed, smoking is SOMETIMES allowed or allowed in some places,
or smoking is ALWAYS allowed inside where (s/he) lives?1

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  Total
Respond2
Never allowed inside the home Sometimes allowed or allowed in some places Always allowed inside the home
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,140 1,017 86.6 83.0-89.6 100 11.0 8.3-14.5 23 2.4 1.3- 4.2
GENDER
Male 589 525 86.8 81.2-90.8 55 11.0 7.3-16.2 *** *** ***
Female 551 492 86.5 81.2-90.5 45 11.0 7.4-16.2 14 2.5 1.2- 5.0
RACE
White 733 665 87.5 82.9-90.9 51 9.3 6.3-13.5 17 3.3 1.7- 6.3
African American 209 176 81.0 71.1-88.0 29 17.7 10.8-27.7 *** *** ***
Other Minorities 193 173 93.7 86.5-97.2 19 6.3 2.8-13.5 *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Yes 119 115 97.4 91.7-99.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,020 901 85.9 82.0-89.0 96 11.6 8.7-15.3 23 2.5 1.4- 4.5
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 272 249 89.9 83.7-93.9 19 7.9 4.5-13.6 *** *** ***
5 through 10 345 309 86.2 79.2-91.0 30 12.0 7.4-18.8 *** *** ***
11 through 13 187 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
14 through 17 336 295 86.7 79.7-91.5 30 8.5 5.1-14.0 11 4.8 1.9-11.3
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 253 198 77.8 68.4-85.0 44 17.1 10.7-26.2 11 5.2 2.3-11.3
Some College 285 241 80.6 72.5-86.8 39 18.6 12.5-26.7 *** *** ***
College Graduate 600 576 95.9 93.1-97.6 17 2.4 1.3- 4.2 *** *** ***
SCHOOL
Public School 772 676 84.2 79.2-88.2 78 13.2 9.5-18.1 18 2.5 1.3- 5.0
Private/Home 128 122 91.7 78.7-97.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
GRADE
Not In School 293 268 89.6 83.6-93.5 19 7.3 4.1-12.5 *** *** ***
K-5th 346 311 87.1 80.2-91.8 31 12.2 7.5-19.1 *** *** ***
6th-8th 190 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
9th-12th3 311 271 85.2 77.6-90.5 29 9.5 5.6-15.5 11 5.3 2.2-12.5
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 583 557 95.3 92.1-97.2 22 4.2 2.4- 7.4 *** *** ***
Public 414 328 76.0 68.9-81.9 70 19.6 14.2-26.4 16 4.4 2.3- 8.5
Other 82 79 99.4 96.8-99.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 253 212 75.1 64.7-83.3 31 20.8 13.1-31.4 *** *** ***
No 875 797 90.3 86.7-93.0 65 7.8 5.5-11.1 13 1.9 0.9- 4.1

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology, results from 2011 and 2012 are NOT comparable to results from 2010 and earlier.

***This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards; see N.C. CHAMP Technical Notes for more details

1Asked of children ages 0 to 17 years.

2Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = numerator, % = 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.

39th-12th grade includes those in college or other post high school education.

4Health Insurance categories: PRIVATE = State Employee Health Plan, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of NC, or other private health insurance plan purchased from an employer or directly from insurance company.
PUBLIC = Medicaid, Carolina ACCESS, Health Check, or NC Health Choice. OTHER = the military, CHAMPUS, TRI CARE, Indian Health Servcies or other type not otherwise listed.

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