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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 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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,734 99 6.0 4.5- 8.0 200 11.9 9.7-14.6 1,435 82.1 79.0-84.8
GENDER
Male 511 36 6.3 4.0- 9.8 63 11.6 8.1-16.4 412 82.1 76.7-86.5
Female 1,223 63 5.8 4.0- 8.3 137 12.1 9.5-15.3 1,023 82.1 78.4-85.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 0 0.0 . - . 2 29.8 7.9-67.9 14 70.2 32.1-92.1
Non-Hispanic 1,715 99 6.1 4.5- 8.0 198 11.8 9.6-14.5 1,418 82.1 79.0-84.8
AGE
18-24 68 4 6.7 2.3-17.7 11 14.8 7.0-28.5 53 78.5 64.3-88.1
25-34 186 10 6.2 3.1-12.0 25 11.4 6.8-18.6 151 82.4 74.3-88.3
35-44 232 16 4.6 2.5- 8.2 23 7.6 4.6-12.3 193 87.9 82.4-91.8
45-54 394 34 9.4 5.7-15.0 50 12.9 8.8-18.6 310 77.7 70.9-83.3
55-64 419 24 6.2 3.8-10.0 56 15.4 11.3-20.8 339 78.3 72.5-83.2
65+ 416 10 2.3 1.0- 5.3 34 9.6 6.3-14.4 372 88.1 83.0-91.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 269 20 6.3 3.3-11.6 36 14.9 9.8-22.0 213 78.9 70.9-85.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 554 44 8.9 5.7-13.7 85 17.6 12.6-23.9 425 73.5 66.6-79.4
Some Post-H.S. 458 20 3.7 2.2- 6.3 50 8.2 5.9-11.4 388 88.0 84.2-91.0
College Graduate 449 15 3.9 2.0- 7.5 28 5.1 3.2- 8.2 406 90.9 86.8-93.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 320 33 8.9 5.8-13.6 57 18.2 13.0-25.0 230 72.8 65.5-79.1
$15,000- 24,999 351 22 5.3 3.1- 9.0 50 17.6 12.3-24.7 279 77.0 69.7-83.0
$25,000- 34,999 211 10 6.8 2.6-16.3 25 13.0 6.9-23.1 176 80.2 69.1-88.0
$35,000-49,999 213 8 3.4 1.2- 9.2 21 7.5 4.4-12.4 184 89.1 82.9-93.3
$50,000- 74,999 182 9 6.3 2.5-15.4 17 7.3 3.8-13.6 156 86.4 77.4-92.2
$75,000+ 191 3 2.6 0.8- 8.9 4 2.4 0.8- 6.8 184 94.9 88.8-97.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 743 52 6.9 4.8- 9.7 98 13.9 10.5-18.1 593 79.3 74.6-83.3
No 979 47 5.6 3.6- 8.5 101 10.8 8.0-14.4 831 83.6 79.5-87.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 224 14 7.9 3.8-15.8 25 8.8 5.6-13.5 185 83.3 75.5-88.9
Non-Veteran 1,509 85 5.7 4.2- 7.8 175 12.4 9.9-15.5 1,249 81.9 78.5-84.8

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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.

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