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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 222 16 8.1 4.6-13.9 12 5.6 3.1-10.2 194 86.3 79.8-90.9
GENDER
Male 100 12 12.2 6.5-21.8 9 8.1 4.0-15.6 79 79.7 69.4-87.1
Female 122 4 2.7 0.9- 7.5 3 2.4 0.7- 7.6 115 94.9 89.1-97.7
RACE
White 150 7 5.2 2.1-12.4 7 5.9 2.6-12.7 136 88.9 80.6-93.9
Other 70 9 12.7 6.1-24.5 5 5.4 2.1-12.8 56 81.9 70.0-89.8
AGE
18-44 74 6 9.7 4.0-21.5 7 8.3 3.8-17.3 61 82.0 69.7-90.0
45+ 145 10 6.8 3.5-12.7 5 3.3 1.3- 8.1 130 89.9 83.4-94.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 67 8 13.3 5.9-27.3 5 5.4 2.1-13.2 54 81.3 67.3-90.2
Some College + 154 8 5.3 2.4-11.5 7 5.8 2.7-12.2 139 88.8 81.4-93.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 82 9 11.5 5.5-22.5 5 5.9 2.2-15.1 68 82.6 70.8-90.3
$50,000+ 124 6 6.4 2.5-15.5 7 6.3 2.9-13.1 111 87.3 77.9-93.1

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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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