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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 222 16 8.0 4.4-14.2 6 4.1 1.7- 9.2 200 87.9 81.1-92.5
GENDER
Male 87 12 11.0 5.7-20.1 6 8.8 3.8-19.0 69 80.2 69.1-88.0
Female 135 4 5.5 1.6-16.8 0 0.0 . - . 131 94.5 83.2-98.4
RACE
White 200 16 9.1 5.0-16.0 5 3.8 1.5- 9.5 179 87.0 79.5-92.1
Other 22 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.7 0.8-31.3 21 94.3 68.7-99.2
AGE
18-44 96 6 8.3 3.4-18.9 5 6.6 2.7-15.2 85 85.0 74.1-91.9
45+ 124 10 7.7 3.9-14.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2 113 91.8 84.9-95.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 74 5 8.5 2.6-24.9 5 9.8 3.9-22.6 64 81.7 66.3-91.0
Some College + 148 11 7.8 4.0-14.4 1 1.1 0.2- 7.3 136 91.2 84.2-95.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 84 8 10.8 4.2-24.9 5 8.5 3.3-20.0 71 80.7 66.6-89.8
$50,000+ 118 8 7.3 3.5-14.3 1 1.4 0.2- 9.1 109 91.4 83.7-95.6

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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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