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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 217 14 11.6 5.3-23.6 24 13.2 7.1-23.4 179 75.2 63.1-84.3
GENDER
Male 77 8 18.6 7.5-39.3 15 19.8 9.2-37.6 54 61.6 42.7-77.5
Female 140 6 3.7 1.4- 9.1 9 5.9 2.4-13.8 125 90.4 82.3-95.0
RACE
White 136 9 13.3 5.1-30.4 15 13.4 5.8-28.1 112 73.3 56.8-85.1
Other 80 5 7.7 2.8-19.4 9 12.8 6.0-25.3 66 79.5 66.0-88.5
AGE
18-44 86 6 14.0 5.2-32.8 10 14.3 5.8-30.8 70 71.7 53.6-84.7
45+ 129 8 7.4 3.2-16.4 13 10.1 5.7-17.3 108 82.5 73.2-89.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 89 9 14.5 5.6-32.5 15 20.5 8.8-40.9 65 65.0 45.2-80.8
Some College + 127 5 9.4 2.4-30.8 9 7.5 3.5-15.4 113 83.1 66.7-92.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 103 8 13.9 4.5-35.5 14 17.5 7.2-36.9 81 68.6 49.3-83.1
$50,000+ 99 6 12.3 4.2-30.6 10 12.1 5.9-23.1 83 75.6 60.3-86.4

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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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