TABLE 2

Percentage of Children Exposed to Tobacco Smoke According to Race/Ethnicity and Housing Type

VariableRace/Ethnicity (n)Percentage Exposed (95% Confidence Interval)P
Detached houseBlack (885)89 (85–92)<.001
Hispanic (1356)66 (60–71)
Other (149)74 (60–86)
White (1170)68 (61–74)
Attached houseBlack (226)a92 (83–96)<.05
Hispanic (133)70 (52–83)
Other (22)a,b80 (54–94)
White (64)76 (61–86)
ApartmentBlack (385)a96 (92–98)<.001
Hispanic (473)73 (64–81)
Other (34)a64 (40–82)
White (49)a,b99 (91–99)
  • a Relative SE is >30%.

  • b Inadequate sample size.