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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-MALES

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
-MALES 2,141 105 5.2 3.9- 6.8 120 6.5 5.0- 8.4 1,916 88.3 86.0-90.3
RACE
White 1,750 78 4.8 3.4- 6.7 96 7.0 5.2- 9.2 1,576 88.2 85.5-90.5
African American 213 19 7.7 4.2-13.7 13 6.0 2.6-13.4 181 86.3 78.4-91.6
Other Minorities 166 8 4.8 1.9-11.6 10 4.5 2.2- 9.1 148 90.6 83.6-94.8
AGE
18-24 74 4 5.3 1.4-17.7 6 8.0 2.7-21.5 64 86.7 72.5-94.1
25-34 257 21 7.2 4.2-12.2 20 7.4 4.4-12.3 216 85.4 79.2-89.9
35-44 450 19 3.5 2.0- 6.1 23 5.2 3.3- 8.3 408 91.2 87.6-93.9
45-54 628 29 5.6 3.4- 9.0 35 8.4 5.4-12.9 564 85.9 81.0-89.7
55-64 540 23 4.6 2.7- 7.8 32 5.0 3.3- 7.4 485 90.4 86.8-93.1
65+ 184 9 2.9 1.4- 5.8 4 0.9 0.3- 2.6 171 96.2 93.1-97.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 153 15 9.4 4.8-17.6 21 12.0 6.9-19.9 117 78.6 68.8-85.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 530 36 5.8 3.2-10.2 61 13.0 9.0-18.6 433 81.2 75.0-86.1
Some Post-H.S. 474 28 6.8 4.4-10.5 21 4.1 2.3- 7.0 425 89.1 84.9-92.3
College Graduate 982 26 2.8 1.6- 5.0 17 2.1 1.1- 3.7 939 95.1 92.7-96.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 64 8 16.1 6.4-35.0 8 6.3 2.6-14.3 48 77.6 59.9-88.9
$15,000- 24,999 178 20 10.7 5.9-18.7 23 13.7 8.2-22.0 135 75.6 65.6-83.4
$25,000- 34,999 193 13 4.4 2.4- 8.0 21 17.7 9.3-31.0 159 77.9 65.4-86.8
$35,000- 49,999 276 16 5.1 2.6- 9.9 23 9.0 5.0-15.6 237 85.9 78.8-90.9
$50,000- 74,999 389 18 4.0 2.2- 7.2 20 5.6 3.1- 9.9 351 90.4 85.7-93.7
$75,000+ 877 25 3.3 1.9- 5.7 14 1.6 0.8- 3.2 838 95.1 92.5-96.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 470 32 5.8 3.3- 9.9 24 6.2 3.6-10.2 414 88.0 82.9-91.8
No 1,663 73 5.0 3.6- 6.9 96 6.6 5.0- 8.9 1,494 88.3 85.7-90.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 498 26 6.8 3.8-11.7 22 4.9 2.6- 9.0 450 88.3 82.8-92.3
Non-Veteran 1,642 79 4.8 3.5- 6.6 98 6.9 5.2- 9.1 1,465 88.3 85.7-90.5

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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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