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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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%)
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
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 291 10 2.1 1.0- 4.5 31 16.7 10.7-25.3 250 81.1 72.7-87.4
Buncombe 248 4 0.9 0.3- 2.6 17 8.3 4.5-14.8 227 90.8 84.4-94.7
Cabarrus 289 6 2.0 0.6- 6.4 29 13.1 8.4-19.8 254 85.0 77.9-90.0
Catawba 280 7 5.5 2.2-13.3 23 8.8 5.1-14.8 250 85.7 77.9-91.1
Cumberland 281 9 3.2 1.5- 6.7 29 9.1 5.9-13.8 243 87.7 82.5-91.5
Davidson 338 9 1.3 0.6- 2.7 48 22.8 14.9-33.2 281 75.9 65.6-83.8
Durham 586 11 1.9 0.6- 5.5 42 6.8 4.5-10.1 533 91.3 87.3-94.2
Forsyth 262 12 3.0 1.6- 5.6 36 13.7 8.9-20.6 214 83.3 76.4-88.5
Gaston 254 10 3.6 1.8- 7.4 42 18.4 12.3-26.5 202 78.0 69.7-84.5
Guilford 662 21 2.3 1.4- 3.8 64 8.7 6.4-11.7 577 89.0 85.8-91.5
Iredell 315 15 3.6 1.8- 7.0 28 12.4 7.6-19.7 272 83.9 76.7-89.3
Johnston 258 10 2.9 1.4- 5.8 28 12.4 7.6-19.8 220 84.7 77.3-90.0
Mecklenburg 571 11 3.7 1.7- 7.8 28 5.2 3.0- 9.0 532 91.0 86.3-94.3
New Hanover 316 10 4.2 1.8- 9.4 22 8.8 5.4-14.1 284 87.0 80.8-91.4
Onslow 281 6 3.9 1.4-10.5 38 9.6 6.5-13.9 237 86.5 80.5-90.9
Orange 289 5 1.3 0.5- 3.4 15 5.3 2.8- 9.8 269 93.4 88.8-96.2
Pitt 320 10 2.3 1.1- 4.5 30 9.6 6.1-14.9 280 88.1 82.7-92.0
Randolph 376 10 3.7 1.6- 8.3 42 13.3 9.0-19.2 324 82.9 76.5-87.9
Robeson 286 9 2.5 1.2- 5.1 33 14.8 9.4-22.7 244 82.7 75.0-88.4
Rowan 355 18 6.2 3.4-11.3 43 14.9 10.0-21.5 294 78.9 71.8-84.6
Union 329 13 3.4 1.8- 6.3 15 3.7 2.1- 6.6 301 92.9 89.2-95.4
Wake 667 8 1.2 0.4- 3.5 36 7.0 4.4-11.2 623 91.7 87.4-94.6
Wayne 347 13 4.1 1.8- 9.0 33 12.0 7.5-18.9 301 83.9 76.6-89.2
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,945 104 3.0 2.3- 3.9 292 10.4 8.5-12.5 2,549 86.6 84.4-88.6
Piedmont 6,610 194 2.9 2.3- 3.6 607 10.7 9.4-12.1 5,809 86.5 85.0-87.8
Western NC 1,854 74 3.4 2.5- 4.7 206 14.1 11.8-16.7 1,574 82.5 79.8-84.9
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,266 45 2.5 1.7- 3.8 128 12.8 10.1-16.2 1,093 84.6 81.2-87.5
Northwest 2,253 95 3.9 3.0- 5.1 273 14.9 12.7-17.4 1,885 81.2 78.6-83.6
Charlotte 1,616 49 3.8 2.5- 5.6 139 10.0 7.7-13.0 1,428 86.2 83.0-88.9
Greensboro 1,810 53 2.7 1.7- 4.2 163 10.2 8.0-12.9 1,594 87.1 84.2-89.5
Southern Regional 989 34 2.7 1.7- 4.5 108 12.5 9.1-16.9 847 84.8 80.3-88.3
Coastal 466 16 3.0 1.6- 5.5 34 11.1 6.6-18.2 416 85.9 79.0-90.8
Wake 1,682 32 1.7 0.9- 3.1 124 8.2 6.3-10.7 1,526 90.1 87.4-92.2
Area L 117 8 6.5 3.1-13.1 12 6.9 3.3-13.9 97 86.6 78.4-92.0
Eastern 1,210 40 2.6 1.6- 4.2 124 9.8 7.0-13.4 1,046 87.6 83.8-90.7

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NOTE: For AHEC Regions, results for Area L are least reliable due to small sample size.

^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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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