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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 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
-FEMALES 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 5,577 154 2.3 1.9- 2.9 503 11.1 9.7-12.8 4,920 86.5 84.8-88.1
African American 1,223 63 5.8 4.0- 8.3 137 12.1 9.5-15.3 1,023 82.1 78.4-85.2
Other Minorities 383 7 1.7 0.5- 5.8 38 7.2 4.3-11.6 338 91.1 86.1-94.5
AGE
18-24 177 8 4.7 2.2- 9.8 25 16.4 9.9-26.0 144 78.9 69.3-86.1
25-34 588 15 2.2 1.2- 4.0 61 10.2 7.3-14.1 512 87.7 83.6-90.8
35-44 1,001 25 2.0 1.3- 3.3 99 9.2 7.3-11.5 877 88.8 86.3-90.9
45-54 1,316 61 3.7 2.7- 5.2 178 15.0 12.4-18.0 1,077 81.3 78.2-84.1
55-64 1,563 57 4.0 2.8- 5.7 167 10.6 8.8-12.7 1,339 85.4 82.9-87.6
65+ 2,498 56 2.1 1.4- 3.0 145 7.1 5.7- 8.8 2,297 90.8 88.9-92.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 867 41 4.1 2.6- 6.4 139 22.1 16.5-29.0 687 73.7 67.1-79.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,092 90 4.7 3.4- 6.5 257 15.9 13.3-19.0 1,745 79.4 76.1-82.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,941 51 2.5 1.8- 3.6 190 10.3 8.5-12.3 1,700 87.2 85.0-89.1
College Graduate 2,312 43 1.5 0.9- 2.3 94 3.5 2.7- 4.6 2,175 95.0 93.8-96.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 857 56 6.3 4.4- 8.9 156 22.8 18.7-27.5 645 70.8 66.0-75.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,190 59 4.3 3.0- 6.1 163 17.3 13.6-21.7 968 78.4 74.0-82.3
$25,000- 34,999 761 19 2.2 1.2- 3.9 79 12.6 9.3-17.0 663 85.2 80.7-88.7
$35,000- 49,999 896 19 2.8 1.4- 5.6 77 10.6 7.7-14.4 800 86.6 82.4-89.9
$50,000- 74,999 911 18 1.4 0.8- 2.4 63 5.6 4.1- 7.6 830 93.0 90.8-94.7
$75,000+ 1,291 16 1.2 0.6- 2.2 33 3.4 2.1- 5.2 1,242 95.5 93.5-96.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,832 118 3.8 2.9- 4.9 372 18.1 15.3-21.2 2,342 78.1 75.0-81.0
No 4,355 106 2.6 1.9- 3.4 306 7.5 6.4- 8.7 3,943 89.9 88.5-91.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 169 8 6.2 2.3-15.4 17 6.9 4.0-11.7 144 86.9 78.6-92.3
Non-Veteran 7,052 217 2.9 2.4- 3.5 664 11.1 9.9-12.5 6,171 86.0 84.5-87.3

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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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