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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Secondhand Smoke I

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not you would like it required to be smoke free:

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,368 8,326 75.1 73.8-76.3 2,654 22.6 21.3-23.8 388 2.4 2.0- 2.8
-Eastern NC 2,933 2,079 72.1 69.2-74.9 743 25.2 22.6-28.1 111 2.6 1.9- 3.6
GENDER
Male 1,016 633 65.4 60.4-70.0 339 31.6 27.0-36.6 44 3.0 1.9- 4.9
Female 1,917 1,446 78.7 75.6-81.4 404 19.1 16.5-22.0 67 2.3 1.6- 3.1
RACE
White 1,971 1,368 70.0 66.3-73.5 524 26.9 23.5-30.5 79 3.2 2.2- 4.5
African American 692 517 76.0 70.6-80.6 154 22.5 17.9-27.8 21 1.5 0.9- 2.7
Other Minorities 253 180 76.2 65.5-84.4 62 22.0 14.0-32.7 11 1.8 0.8- 4.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 115 84 79.8 68.2-87.8 26 19.1 11.2-30.6 5 1.1 0.4- 3.3
Non-Hispanic 2,812 1,990 71.4 68.4-74.3 717 25.8 23.0-28.8 105 2.7 2.0- 3.8
AGE
18-24 118 90 76.3 62.7-86.0 26 23.2 13.5-36.8 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1
25-34 295 243 84.9 77.7-90.0 48 14.5 9.4-21.7 4 0.6 0.2- 1.8
35-44 389 295 70.7 63.1-77.3 85 26.8 20.4-34.2 9 2.5 0.9- 7.3
45-54 536 373 67.7 61.5-73.3 145 29.6 24.2-35.7 18 2.7 1.4- 5.4
55-64 653 438 68.5 63.0-73.6 190 28.3 23.5-33.7 25 3.2 1.5- 6.6
65+ 915 617 65.1 60.2-69.6 246 29.1 24.8-33.9 52 5.8 4.0- 8.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 389 248 62.9 55.0-70.2 114 31.4 24.5-39.3 27 5.7 3.3- 9.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 927 615 71.1 65.5-76.1 264 25.9 21.1-31.4 48 3.0 1.9- 4.8
Some Post-H.S. 787 566 71.1 64.7-76.7 195 26.4 21.0-32.7 26 2.5 1.2- 5.3
College Graduate 827 648 78.3 73.7-82.2 170 20.8 16.9-25.3 9 0.9 0.4- 2.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 351 223 66.5 57.3-74.6 105 29.5 21.7-38.7 23 3.9 2.2- 7.0
$15,000- 24,999 510 345 72.2 65.6-77.9 145 25.6 20.1-32.0 20 2.2 1.2- 4.1
$25,000- 34,999 326 237 74.9 65.8-82.2 82 23.4 16.2-32.5 7 1.7 0.7- 4.2
$35,000- 49,999 359 270 76.3 69.1-82.2 80 20.6 15.2-27.3 9 3.1 1.1- 8.0
$50,000-74,999 355 246 71.7 64.0-78.4 99 24.4 18.5-31.6 10 3.8 1.3-10.6
$75,000+ 549 423 73.6 66.3-79.8 111 24.6 18.4-32.0 15 1.8 0.9- 3.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,186 791 61.9 56.9-66.7 339 34.9 30.2-40.0 56 3.1 2.1- 4.6
No 1,730 1,275 77.3 73.7-80.5 400 20.3 17.3-23.8 55 2.4 1.5- 3.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 477 311 66.7 60.1-72.7 140 28.0 22.5-34.2 26 5.3 2.8-10.0
Non-Veteran 2,455 1,767 73.3 70.0-76.3 603 24.7 21.7-27.9 85 2.1 1.5- 2.8

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^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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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