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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 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 2,244 30 0.9 0.6- 1.5 41 1.6 1.1- 2.4 2,173 97.4 96.6-98.1
African American 532 14 2.0 0.9- 4.3 16 2.8 1.5- 4.9 502 95.2 92.4-97.0
Other Minorities 175 6 3.7 1.5- 9.1 5 5.1 1.9-13.1 164 91.2 83.1-95.6
AGE
18-24 73 2 2.2 0.5- 8.5 2 1.0 0.2- 4.4 69 96.9 91.0-99.0
25-34 356 5 1.2 0.5- 2.9 9 2.1 1.0- 4.4 342 96.7 94.2-98.2
35-44 671 8 1.1 0.5- 2.5 12 2.1 1.1- 4.1 651 96.8 94.6-98.1
45-54 861 18 1.5 0.9- 2.6 17 2.3 1.3- 4.0 826 96.2 94.3-97.5
55-64 712 16 1.3 0.8- 2.3 16 1.8 1.0- 3.3 680 96.9 95.2-98.0
65+ 255 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 4 2.9 0.8- 9.6 249 96.7 90.5-98.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 120 2 0.4 0.1- 2.0 11 9.6 4.5-19.2 107 90.0 80.4-95.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 696 23 2.5 1.3- 4.5 21 3.3 2.0- 5.3 652 94.3 91.6-96.1
Some Post-H.S. 817 11 1.0 0.5- 2.2 21 2.3 1.3- 3.9 785 96.7 94.9-97.9
College Graduate 1,332 15 1.0 0.5- 1.8 9 0.6 0.3- 1.3 1,308 98.5 97.5-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 114 5 1.8 0.7- 4.8 11 10.7 5.4-20.1 98 87.5 78.2-93.2
$15,000- 24,999 324 10 2.4 0.9- 6.6 17 5.6 3.0-10.4 297 91.9 86.5-95.3
$25,000- 34,999 306 2 0.2 0.0- 0.8 7 1.8 0.6- 4.9 297 98.0 95.1-99.2
$35,000- 49,999 441 13 2.3 1.1- 4.6 9 2.3 1.1- 4.7 419 95.5 92.5-97.3
$50,000- 74,999 572 8 1.2 0.5- 2.7 6 1.5 0.6- 3.7 558 97.3 95.0-98.5
$75,000+ 876 8 0.6 0.3- 1.3 7 0.6 0.2- 1.4 861 98.9 97.9-99.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 649 18 2.5 1.2- 5.0 15 2.3 1.2- 4.5 616 95.2 92.3-97.1
No 2,313 33 1.0 0.7- 1.6 47 2.0 1.4- 2.9 2,233 96.9 96.0-97.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 93 2 2.5 0.6-10.1 3 1.5 0.4- 4.8 88 96.0 89.4-98.5
Non-Veteran 2,878 49 1.3 0.9- 1.9 59 2.1 1.5- 2.9 2,770 96.6 95.7-97.4

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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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