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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 246 10 2.3 1.1- 4.6 20 12.3 7.1-20.3 216 85.5 77.6-90.9
GENDER
Male 112 3 1.8 0.5- 6.3 11 16.6 8.6-29.5 98 81.6 69.0-89.9
Female 134 7 2.9 1.3- 6.3 9 6.3 3.0-13.0 118 90.8 84.2-94.8
RACE
White 214 9 2.1 1.0- 4.1 18 14.0 7.9-23.6 187 83.9 74.7-90.2
Other 30 1 3.1 0.4-19.3 1 3.5 0.5-21.6 28 93.3 76.5-98.4
AGE
18-44 87 3 1.9 0.5- 6.7 7 14.6 6.6-29.1 77 83.5 69.5-91.9
45+ 157 7 2.7 1.2- 5.8 13 9.7 5.3-17.0 137 87.6 80.4-92.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 89 5 3.4 1.2- 9.2 13 21.5 11.4-36.9 71 75.1 60.4-85.7
Some College + 157 5 1.5 0.6- 3.8 7 5.9 2.3-14.6 145 92.6 84.5-96.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 115 8 3.8 1.6- 8.7 14 18.6 9.7-32.8 93 77.5 64.0-87.0
$50,000+ 115 2 1.0 0.2- 4.0 3 5.6 1.7-17.2 110 93.4 82.6-97.7

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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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