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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 home 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 11,409 372 3.0 2.6- 3.5 1,105 11.0 10.0-12.1 9,932 86.0 84.9-87.1
-Eastern NC 2,945 104 3.0 2.3- 3.9 292 10.4 8.5-12.5 2,549 86.6 84.4-88.6
GENDER
Male 1,020 43 3.0 2.0- 4.4 107 10.4 7.6-13.9 870 86.7 83.0-89.6
Female 1,925 61 3.0 2.1- 4.4 185 10.4 8.1-13.1 1,679 86.6 83.7-89.1
RACE
White 1,987 54 2.2 1.5- 3.2 196 11.7 9.2-14.7 1,737 86.1 83.1-88.7
African American 688 45 6.4 4.3- 9.3 66 8.9 6.3-12.4 577 84.7 80.5-88.1
Other Minorities 254 4 0.9 0.2- 3.7 29 5.3 2.9- 9.4 221 93.8 89.5-96.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 116 0 0.0 . - . 5 2.2 0.8- 6.1 111 97.8 93.9-99.2
Non-Hispanic 2,823 104 3.3 2.5- 4.3 287 11.1 9.1-13.4 2,432 85.6 83.2-87.8
AGE
18-24 119 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7 18 15.1 7.8-27.1 99 83.7 71.8-91.2
25-34 296 5 0.8 0.3- 2.1 25 7.2 4.1-12.4 266 92.0 86.9-95.2
35-44 392 11 2.0 0.9- 4.2 39 8.7 5.6-13.2 342 89.4 84.7-92.8
45-54 538 35 6.6 4.2-10.3 72 13.7 9.8-18.8 431 79.6 74.1-84.2
55-64 655 28 4.6 2.7- 7.8 80 12.1 8.7-16.6 547 83.3 78.4-87.2
65+ 918 23 2.6 1.5- 4.4 56 6.2 4.3- 8.9 839 91.2 88.2-93.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 389 24 6.8 3.9-11.6 59 14.4 10.3-19.8 306 78.8 72.5-84.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 932 42 3.4 2.2- 5.2 120 16.1 11.9-21.4 770 80.5 75.2-84.9
Some Post-H.S. 790 25 2.3 1.4- 3.8 85 8.4 6.2-11.2 680 89.3 86.2-91.7
College Graduate 831 13 1.6 0.7- 3.5 27 3.1 1.5- 6.1 791 95.3 92.1-97.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 351 26 6.8 4.1-11.0 58 16.3 11.2-23.3 267 76.9 69.3-83.0
$15,000- 24,999 512 20 3.3 1.8- 5.9 77 18.9 13.4-26.1 415 77.8 70.6-83.6
$25,000- 34,999 325 15 3.3 1.6- 6.6 37 13.0 6.8-23.2 273 83.8 74.0-90.4
$35,000- 49,999 361 11 2.2 0.9- 5.5 32 8.9 5.1-15.0 318 88.9 82.6-93.1
$50,000-74,999 358 10 2.1 0.9- 4.6 28 6.6 3.7-11.4 320 91.3 86.3-94.6
$75,000+ 550 9 1.7 0.7- 4.1 13 2.5 1.1- 5.7 528 95.8 92.4-97.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,192 53 5.0 3.5- 7.2 148 13.3 10.2-17.1 991 81.7 77.7-85.1
No 1,736 51 2.0 1.4- 3.0 142 8.8 6.6-11.6 1,543 89.2 86.4-91.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 481 22 4.2 2.4- 7.3 35 7.8 4.7-12.6 424 88.0 82.8-91.7
Non-Veteran 2,463 82 2.7 2.0- 3.7 257 10.9 8.8-13.4 2,124 86.4 83.8-88.6

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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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