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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 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%)
TOTAL 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
GENDER
Male 4,187 147 3.0 2.4- 3.8 424 11.0 9.5-12.7 3,616 86.0 84.2-87.6
Female 7,222 225 3.0 2.4- 3.6 681 11.0 9.8-12.4 6,316 86.0 84.6-87.3
RACE
White 8,965 258 2.5 2.1- 2.9 838 11.3 10.1-12.5 7,869 86.3 85.0-87.5
African American 1,734 99 6.0 4.5- 8.0 200 11.9 9.7-14.6 1,435 82.1 79.0-84.8
Asian 99 0 0.0 . - . 4 3.7 1.2-11.1 95 96.3 88.9-98.8
Native American 240 8 0.8 0.3- 1.8 42 18.4 11.4-28.3 190 80.8 70.9-87.9
Other Minorities 307 4 1.3 0.4- 4.1 18 5.8 2.9-11.4 285 92.8 87.2-96.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 367 4 0.6 0.2- 1.8 18 3.1 1.6- 5.9 345 96.4 93.5-98.0
-English Speaking 216 4 1.1 0.3- 3.5 17 5.5 2.8-10.8 195 93.4 88.1-96.4
-Spanish Speaking 151 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 150 99.7 97.8- 100
Non-Hispanic 11,012 368 3.2 2.7- 3.7 1,085 11.6 10.6-12.7 9,559 85.3 84.1-86.4
AGE
18-24 323 16 4.0 2.3- 6.9 49 15.9 11.2-22.1 258 80.1 73.7-85.2
25-34 918 24 2.1 1.3- 3.4 89 8.8 6.6-11.5 805 89.1 86.2-91.4
35-44 1,577 43 1.9 1.3- 2.8 153 9.6 7.8-11.6 1,381 88.5 86.3-90.4
45-54 2,147 93 4.6 3.4- 6.2 273 13.6 11.6-15.8 1,781 81.8 79.3-84.1
55-64 2,574 98 3.5 2.7- 4.6 300 12.8 11.1-14.8 2,176 83.6 81.5-85.5
65-74 2,168 63 2.4 1.7- 3.2 166 9.4 7.6-11.6 1,939 88.2 86.0-90.2
75+ 1,599 31 1.6 0.9- 2.6 69 4.6 3.4- 6.2 1,499 93.9 92.1-95.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,401 72 5.0 3.5- 7.1 238 21.2 17.5-25.6 1,091 73.7 69.3-77.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,239 144 4.3 3.3- 5.6 426 16.3 14.1-18.8 2,669 79.3 76.7-81.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,877 83 2.2 1.7- 3.0 283 9.7 8.2-11.4 2,511 88.1 86.3-89.7
College Graduate 3,876 73 1.6 1.1- 2.2 157 3.4 2.8- 4.3 3,646 95.0 93.9-95.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,216 90 7.4 5.5- 9.9 225 21.9 18.5-25.7 901 70.7 66.6-74.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,801 88 4.3 3.2- 5.8 267 17.4 14.7-20.6 1,446 78.3 75.0-81.2
$25,000- 34,999 1,219 46 3.9 2.5- 6.1 145 15.9 12.3-20.2 1,028 80.2 75.7-84.0
$35,000- 49,999 1,441 35 2.1 1.3- 3.6 144 10.9 8.7-13.6 1,262 86.9 84.1-89.3
$50,000-74,999 1,523 32 1.9 1.1- 3.2 102 6.5 4.8- 8.6 1,389 91.7 89.3-93.5
$75,000+ 2,427 27 1.0 0.6- 1.6 60 2.8 1.9- 4.0 2,340 96.3 95.0-97.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,360 192 4.2 3.3- 5.1 572 16.3 14.3-18.4 3,596 79.6 77.4-81.6
No 6,991 179 2.4 2.0- 3.0 529 8.5 7.5- 9.7 6,283 89.0 87.7-90.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,602 64 3.7 2.5- 5.4 147 9.9 7.8-12.3 1,391 86.5 83.7-88.9
Non-Veteran 9,804 308 2.9 2.4- 3.4 958 11.2 10.1-12.3 8,538 85.9 84.7-87.1

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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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