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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Secondhand Smoke I

On how many of the past 7 days, did anyone smoke in your indoor workplace while you were there?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-6 days All 7 days None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,112 156 3.4 2.6- 4.3 182 4.5 3.6- 5.5 4,774 92.2 90.9-93.3
-Eastern NC 1,277 38 3.1 1.8- 5.5 47 5.1 3.1- 8.2 1,192 91.8 88.3-94.3
GENDER
Male 521 22 4.7 2.4- 9.0 32 8.0 4.6-13.3 467 87.3 81.4-91.6
Female 756 16 1.1 0.6- 2.1 15 1.4 0.7- 2.7 725 97.5 96.0-98.5
RACE
White 881 21 2.5 1.1- 5.9 27 5.0 2.7- 9.2 833 92.4 87.8-95.4
African American 279 11 4.0 1.9- 7.9 13 6.0 2.1-15.9 255 90.1 81.4-95.0
Other Minorities 112 5 5.3 1.3-18.8 7 4.3 1.7-10.1 100 90.5 78.9-96.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 62 1 4.6 0.6-26.6 5 4.3 1.6-10.9 56 91.1 75.6-97.1
Non-Hispanic 1,211 36 2.9 1.6- 5.3 42 5.2 3.1- 8.6 1,133 91.9 88.2-94.5
AGE
18-24 50 2 6.5 1.3-26.9 4 8.3 1.8-30.1 44 85.3 63.9-95.0
25-34 193 9 4.9 2.0-11.5 12 7.6 3.7-15.0 172 87.5 79.1-92.8
35-44 263 4 1.2 0.4- 3.6 7 3.0 1.1- 7.6 252 95.8 91.3-98.0
45-54 362 15 3.3 1.7- 6.5 11 5.5 2.1-13.8 336 91.2 83.8-95.4
55-64 296 6 0.5 0.2- 1.2 10 1.4 0.7- 3.0 280 98.1 96.5-98.9
65+ 102 2 0.9 0.2- 4.5 2 2.1 0.5- 9.4 98 96.9 90.4-99.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 78 4 3.9 0.9-15.7 8 9.2 4.0-20.2 66 86.8 74.4-93.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 353 18 5.5 2.3-12.8 26 10.8 5.7-19.4 309 83.7 74.4-90.1
Some Post-H.S. 355 9 2.2 1.0- 5.0 8 1.1 0.5- 2.6 338 96.6 93.8-98.2
College Graduate 491 7 1.4 0.5- 3.9 5 1.9 0.6- 5.8 479 96.7 92.9-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 56 5 12.4 2.9-40.2 7 6.4 2.3-16.9 44 81.1 57.6-93.2
$15,000- 24,999 157 7 2.7 0.9- 7.8 8 4.2 1.9- 9.3 142 93.1 86.9-96.5
$25,000- 34,999 137 2 0.9 0.2- 5.2 8 14.6 4.7-37.2 127 84.5 62.6-94.7
$35,000- 49,999 178 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8 9 10.2 4.1-23.2 167 89.1 76.5-95.4
$50,000-74,999 229 10 2.6 1.3- 5.2 6 3.8 1.2-10.8 213 93.7 87.5-96.9
$75,000+ 395 7 1.9 0.7- 4.7 6 1.8 0.5- 5.6 382 96.4 92.5-98.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 307 12 3.1 1.4- 6.5 12 4.5 2.0- 9.9 283 92.5 86.9-95.8
No 966 26 3.2 1.6- 6.3 35 5.3 3.0- 9.2 905 91.6 87.2-94.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 227 7 3.1 1.3- 7.0 8 3.2 1.1- 8.7 212 93.7 88.1-96.8
Non-Veteran 1,049 31 3.2 1.6- 6.1 39 5.5 3.2- 9.3 979 91.3 87.1-94.2

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Asked of those who work indoors MOST of the time.

^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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