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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: 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%)
TOTAL 5,112 156 3.4 2.6- 4.3 182 4.5 3.6- 5.5 4,774 92.2 90.9-93.3
GENDER
Male 2,141 105 5.2 3.9- 6.8 120 6.5 5.0- 8.4 1,916 88.3 86.0-90.3
Female 2,971 51 1.3 0.9- 1.9 62 2.1 1.5- 2.8 2,858 96.6 95.7-97.3
RACE
White 3,994 108 3.0 2.2- 4.0 137 4.5 3.5- 5.8 3,749 92.5 91.0-93.8
African American 745 33 4.5 2.7- 7.2 29 4.1 2.3- 7.2 683 91.4 87.7-94.0
Asian 74 3 3.6 1.0-12.4 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 70 96.3 87.6-99.0
Native American 105 2 2.3 0.6- 8.9 5 8.9 3.2-22.3 98 88.8 75.8-95.3
Other Minorities 162 9 5.3 2.2-12.5 9 5.2 2.5-10.3 144 89.5 82.0-94.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 188 11 6.2 2.9-12.8 13 5.9 3.1-10.8 164 88.0 80.8-92.7
-English Speaking 109 3 1.2 0.3- 4.9 5 3.6 1.2-10.8 101 95.1 88.2-98.1
-Spanish Speaking 79 8 12.0 5.2-25.3 8 8.5 4.0-17.4 63 79.5 66.0-88.6
Non-Hispanic 4,908 144 3.1 2.4- 4.0 169 4.4 3.5- 5.5 4,595 92.5 91.2-93.7
AGE
18-24 147 6 3.9 1.4-10.6 8 4.8 1.8-12.6 133 91.2 82.9-95.7
25-34 613 26 4.6 2.8- 7.4 29 5.1 3.3- 7.9 558 90.3 86.7-93.0
35-44 1,121 27 2.4 1.5- 3.8 35 3.8 2.6- 5.5 1,059 93.8 91.7-95.4
45-54 1,489 47 3.6 2.4- 5.4 52 5.5 3.8- 7.9 1,390 90.9 88.2-93.1
55-64 1,252 39 3.0 2.0- 4.7 48 3.4 2.4- 4.8 1,165 93.5 91.5-95.1
65-74 366 9 1.8 0.9- 3.7 8 2.3 0.9- 5.7 349 95.9 92.6-97.8
75+ 73 2 1.7 0.4- 7.2 0 0.0 . - . 71 98.3 92.8-99.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 273 17 6.8 3.5-12.7 32 11.3 7.2-17.2 224 81.9 74.7-87.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,226 59 4.4 2.8- 6.9 82 8.9 6.4-12.3 1,085 86.7 82.9-89.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,291 39 3.7 2.5- 5.5 42 3.1 2.1- 4.6 1,210 93.2 91.0-94.8
College Graduate 2,314 41 1.9 1.2- 3.1 26 1.3 0.8- 2.2 2,247 96.7 95.4-97.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 178 13 9.4 4.1-20.4 19 8.3 4.8-14.0 146 82.2 72.0-89.3
$15,000- 24,999 502 30 6.7 4.0-11.1 40 9.8 6.6-14.5 432 83.4 77.8-87.8
$25,000- 34,999 499 15 2.4 1.3- 4.3 28 10.1 5.5-18.0 456 87.5 80.0-92.4
$35,000- 49,999 717 29 3.7 2.2- 6.2 32 5.7 3.5- 9.2 656 90.6 86.7-93.4
$50,000-74,999 961 26 2.6 1.6- 4.3 26 3.6 2.2- 5.9 909 93.8 91.2-95.6
$75,000+ 1,753 33 2.1 1.3- 3.5 21 1.2 0.7- 2.1 1,699 96.7 95.2-97.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,119 50 4.3 2.7- 6.7 39 4.4 2.9- 6.7 1,030 91.3 88.3-93.6
No 3,976 106 3.1 2.4- 4.2 143 4.5 3.5- 5.7 3,727 92.4 90.9-93.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 591 28 6.2 3.6-10.6 25 4.5 2.4- 8.1 538 89.3 84.4-92.8
Non-Veteran 4,520 128 3.0 2.3- 3.9 157 4.5 3.5- 5.6 4,235 92.6 91.2-93.7

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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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