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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Secondhand Smoke I

On how many of the past 7 days, did someone smoke in your indoor workplace while you were there?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-6 days All 7 days No days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,735 446 6.8 6.0- 7.7 501 7.8 6.9- 8.8 6,788 85.4 84.1-86.6
-Buncombe County 164 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9 6 4.7 1.8-11.9 156 94.3 87.4-97.5
GENDER
Male 69 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7 2 6.0 1.5-21.6 66 92.8 78.3-97.9
Female 95 1 0.8 0.1- 5.8 4 3.5 1.2- 9.5 90 95.7 89.5-98.3
RACE
White 147 2 1.1 0.3- 4.4 4 4.4 1.4-12.9 141 94.5 86.5-97.8
Other 17 0 0.0 . - . 2 7.2 1.6-27.0 15 92.8 73.0-98.4
AGE
18-44 55 1 1.1 0.2- 7.5 5 8.1 2.7-21.4 49 90.8 77.8-96.6
45+ 109 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9 1 1.3 0.2- 8.7 107 97.8 91.5-99.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 39 1 1.9 0.3-12.7 3 7.1 2.0-22.3 35 91.0 76.2-97.0
Some College + 125 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 3 3.8 0.9-14.3 121 95.6 85.8-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 73 1 1.3 0.2- 8.5 5 9.9 3.6-24.6 67 88.8 74.6-95.6
$50,000+ 83 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9 81 98.6 94.4-99.7

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*This question was asked only of those employed for wages or self-employed.

^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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