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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 226 7 3.6 1.6- 8.0 9 3.9 1.7- 8.7 210 92.5 87.0-95.8
GENDER
Male 93 4 4.1 1.4-11.4 3 3.9 1.2-12.6 86 92.0 83.0-96.4
Female 133 3 3.0 0.8-10.4 6 3.8 1.3-10.5 124 93.2 85.3-97.0
RACE
White 127 4 2.7 1.0- 7.2 4 1.5 0.5- 4.4 119 95.8 91.2-98.0
Other 97 3 4.4 1.4-13.0 5 5.8 2.2-14.7 89 89.8 79.9-95.1
AGE
18-44 99 3 3.9 1.2-11.7 3 4.5 1.4-13.0 93 91.6 82.4-96.2
45+ 126 4 3.1 1.1- 8.1 6 3.0 1.2- 7.0 116 94.0 88.5-96.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 55 6 9.7 3.9-22.1 6 7.9 2.9-19.7 43 82.3 68.4-91.0
Some College + 171 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 3 1.8 0.4- 8.4 167 97.7 91.8-99.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 69 3 6.9 2.2-19.8 6 9.4 3.6-22.5 60 83.7 69.2-92.1
$50,000+ 141 3 1.6 0.5- 5.0 3 1.1 0.3- 3.7 135 97.3 93.7-98.9

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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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