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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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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 11,359 10,085 88.6 87.5-89.6 940 9.2 8.3-10.3 334 2.2 1.9- 2.6
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,732 1,561 89.6 86.7-91.9 129 9.1 6.8-12.0 42 1.3 0.9- 2.1
GENDER
Male 508 443 86.1 80.1-90.5 50 12.4 8.2-18.5 15 1.5 0.7- 3.1
Female 1,224 1,118 92.4 89.9-94.3 79 6.4 4.6- 8.9 27 1.2 0.7- 2.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 14 77.9 35.1-95.8 2 22.1 4.2-64.9 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,713 1,545 89.7 86.7-92.0 126 9.0 6.7-11.9 42 1.4 0.9- 2.1
AGE
18-24 67 58 85.0 70.1-93.2 9 15.0 6.8-29.9 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 188 173 90.9 82.4-95.5 13 8.7 4.1-17.2 2 0.5 0.1- 2.6
35-44 230 211 88.3 79.8-93.5 15 10.6 5.6-19.3 4 1.1 0.3- 3.4
45-54 391 358 92.4 88.5-95.1 27 6.4 3.9-10.2 6 1.2 0.5- 3.1
55-64 415 378 91.8 87.7-94.6 33 7.7 5.0-11.8 4 0.5 0.2- 1.5
65+ 421 365 88.1 83.0-91.8 31 6.6 4.1-10.6 25 5.3 2.8- 9.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 274 237 86.9 79.3-92.1 29 11.1 6.4-18.6 8 1.9 0.6- 6.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 553 485 86.4 80.1-91.0 50 12.2 7.8-18.7 18 1.4 0.8- 2.6
Some Post-H.S. 453 412 90.0 83.3-94.2 32 9.1 5.0-16.0 9 0.9 0.5- 1.9
College Graduate 448 424 95.6 92.6-97.5 18 3.1 1.6- 5.7 6 1.3 0.5- 3.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 324 279 84.0 76.0-89.7 36 14.3 8.8-22.4 9 1.7 0.7- 3.9
$15,000- 24,999 353 311 88.3 81.4-92.8 32 10.9 6.4-17.9 10 0.8 0.4- 1.7
$25,000- 34,999 210 194 93.3 83.3-97.5 11 5.2 1.5-16.1 5 1.5 0.4- 5.3
$35,000-49,999 210 198 93.9 88.6-96.8 10 5.5 2.7-10.8 2 0.6 0.2- 2.5
$50,000- 74,999 180 168 90.7 78.6-96.3 11 8.7 3.3-21.1 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1
$75,000+ 191 186 97.7 93.1-99.3 4 1.4 0.4- 5.4 1 0.9 0.1- 6.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 747 658 88.5 84.2-91.7 69 10.0 7.0-14.3 20 1.5 0.8- 2.7
No 973 892 90.2 86.0-93.2 60 8.6 5.7-12.8 21 1.2 0.7- 2.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 221 196 92.7 87.9-95.7 18 5.4 2.8- 9.9 7 1.9 0.7- 4.8
Non-Veteran 1,510 1,364 89.1 85.8-91.7 111 9.7 7.1-13.0 35 1.3 0.8- 2.1

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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.

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