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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 745 33 4.5 2.7- 7.2 29 4.1 2.3- 7.2 683 91.4 87.7-94.0
GENDER
Male 213 19 7.7 4.2-13.7 13 6.0 2.6-13.4 181 86.3 78.4-91.6
Female 532 14 2.0 0.9- 4.3 16 2.8 1.5- 4.9 502 95.2 92.4-97.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 10 1 3.8 0.5-24.6 2 35.2 9.4-74.0 7 61.0 24.3-88.4
Non-Hispanic 734 32 4.5 2.7- 7.2 27 3.9 2.1- 7.1 675 91.6 87.9-94.2
AGE
18-24 27 2 4.9 1.2-18.5 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 24 94.5 81.5-98.5
25-34 120 3 2.5 0.7- 8.3 6 3.7 1.5- 8.7 111 93.9 87.6-97.1
35-44 155 4 4.3 1.2-14.2 3 2.3 0.6- 8.4 148 93.3 84.1-97.4
45-54 226 14 6.2 2.8-13.1 11 8.9 3.3-21.8 201 84.9 73.2-92.0
55-64 166 10 6.4 2.9-13.5 7 3.6 1.5- 8.6 149 90.0 82.5-94.5
65+ 39 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 39 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 40 1 3.5 0.5-21.7 2 1.2 0.2- 6.3 37 95.3 80.1-99.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 212 19 6.6 3.2-13.1 19 9.9 5.0-18.7 174 83.5 74.3-89.9
Some Post-H.S. 210 9 5.9 2.6-13.1 6 2.0 0.8- 4.9 195 92.0 85.1-95.9
College Graduate 282 4 1.5 0.5- 4.5 2 0.8 0.2- 4.2 276 97.7 94.2-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 51 3 3.4 0.9-12.2 5 6.7 2.3-18.0 43 89.9 78.0-95.7
$15,000- 24,999 119 10 11.8 5.3-24.3 3 2.2 0.6- 7.7 106 86.0 73.7-93.1
$25,000- 34,999 112 4 3.2 1.0- 9.4 7 13.0 4.3-33.3 101 83.8 65.3-93.4
$35,000-49,999 123 5 1.6 0.6- 4.3 9 5.3 2.4-11.3 109 93.1 87.0-96.4
$50,000- 74,999 128 7 7.6 2.9-18.4 3 2.2 0.7- 6.7 118 90.2 79.9-95.5
$75,000+ 151 3 0.6 0.2- 1.9 1 1.1 0.2- 7.6 147 98.3 93.5-99.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 151 10 5.5 2.2-13.3 3 0.6 0.1- 2.3 138 93.9 86.3-97.4
No 593 23 4.3 2.4- 7.4 26 4.9 2.7- 8.6 544 90.9 86.6-93.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 102 8 8.4 3.3-19.9 5 4.1 1.5-10.5 89 87.5 76.3-93.9
Non-Veteran 643 25 3.8 2.1- 6.6 24 4.2 2.2- 7.8 594 92.1 88.0-94.8

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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.

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