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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 216 8 6.8 2.5-16.9 4 1.3 0.4- 3.7 204 91.9 82.5-96.5
GENDER
Male 89 2 8.7 2.2-28.5 3 2.0 0.6- 6.5 84 89.3 71.7-96.5
Female 127 6 4.5 1.9-10.2 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4 120 95.0 89.3-97.8
RACE
White 176 5 2.1 0.9- 5.3 4 1.9 0.7- 5.4 167 95.9 92.1-98.0
Other 40 3 16.7 5.0-43.0 0 0.0 . - . 37 83.3 57.0-95.0
AGE
18-44 68 2 10.2 2.6-32.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 65 89.3 67.8-97.1
45+ 146 6 3.9 1.6- 8.9 3 2.0 0.6- 6.6 137 94.1 88.5-97.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 30 7 37.7 16.2-65.6 2 5.2 1.2-19.4 21 57.1 31.6-79.3
Some College + 186 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 2 0.5 0.1- 2.0 183 99.3 97.9-99.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 53 5 24.6 9.1-51.6 2 3.0 0.7-12.7 46 72.3 47.0-88.5
$50,000+ 145 2 0.9 0.2- 3.5 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 142 98.5 95.5-99.5

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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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