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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 221 17 9.2 5.2-15.6 10 4.9 2.2-10.5 194 85.9 78.7-90.9
GENDER
Male 95 8 10.4 4.7-21.5 7 7.2 2.8-17.3 80 82.4 70.4-90.2
Female 126 9 7.7 3.8-14.9 3 2.1 0.7- 6.2 114 90.2 82.9-94.6
RACE
White 172 10 6.9 3.4-13.5 8 4.1 1.9- 8.9 154 88.9 81.9-93.4
Other 49 7 15.6 6.3-33.6 2 7.1 1.4-29.8 40 77.3 57.7-89.5
AGE
18-44 82 8 12.3 5.8-24.2 2 2.2 0.5-10.0 72 85.5 73.5-92.6
45+ 135 8 4.9 2.3-10.3 8 7.9 3.2-18.2 119 87.2 77.5-93.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 58 7 11.1 4.4-25.4 3 3.9 1.1-12.6 48 85.0 70.8-93.0
Some College + 163 10 8.5 4.2-16.5 7 5.3 2.1-12.8 146 86.2 77.2-92.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 65 8 15.6 6.2-34.3 2 1.9 0.5- 8.0 55 82.4 64.5-92.4
$50,000+ 133 7 7.2 3.3-15.0 8 7.0 3.0-15.6 118 85.8 76.3-91.9

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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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