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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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%)
TOTAL 5,112 156 3.4 2.6- 4.3 182 4.5 3.6- 5.5 4,774 92.2 90.9-93.3
Have Health Insurance
Yes 4,474 125 3.2 2.4- 4.2 122 3.3 2.5- 4.4 4,227 93.5 92.1-94.6
No 631 31 4.1 2.5- 6.6 60 10.4 7.4-14.4 540 85.5 81.2-89.0
Body Mass Index
Underweight 61 1 2.1 0.3-13.8 3 10.8 2.4-37.4 57 87.0 62.7-96.4
Recommended Range 1,546 40 3.6 2.2- 5.8 50 4.2 2.9- 6.0 1,456 92.3 89.7-94.2
Overweight 1,889 54 2.8 1.9- 3.9 63 4.3 2.9- 6.3 1,772 93.0 90.8-94.6
Obese 1,380 57 3.8 2.5- 5.7 61 5.1 3.5- 7.2 1,262 91.1 88.5-93.2
Current Smoker
No 4,255 126 3.2 2.5- 4.2 94 3.0 2.2- 3.9 4,035 93.8 92.5-94.8
Yes 837 30 4.0 2.1- 7.4 86 11.1 8.0-15.2 721 84.9 80.2-88.6
History of CVD**
Yes 247 6 1.4 0.6- 3.5 13 6.2 3.1-12.0 228 92.4 86.6-95.8
No 4,838 146 3.4 2.6- 4.3 168 4.4 3.5- 5.5 4,524 92.3 90.9-93.4
Binge Drinker
No 4,449 125 3.0 2.3- 4.0 141 4.3 3.3- 5.4 4,183 92.7 91.3-94.0
Yes 595 30 5.9 3.8- 9.0 32 4.9 3.1- 7.5 533 89.3 85.5-92.1
Heavy Drinker
No 4,812 149 3.4 2.7- 4.4 165 4.4 3.5- 5.5 4,498 92.1 90.7-93.3
Yes 210 6 2.7 1.1- 6.2 13 5.9 2.9-11.9 191 91.4 85.2-95.1
Poor Sleep***
Yes 547 21 3.9 1.9- 7.8 33 6.5 4.1-10.2 493 89.6 85.0-92.9
No 4,497 135 3.3 2.6- 4.3 147 4.2 3.3- 5.3 4,215 92.5 91.1-93.7
Current Asthma
Yes 304 6 1.5 0.5- 5.0 11 4.4 1.8-10.3 287 94.0 88.1-97.1
No 4,790 149 3.5 2.7- 4.4 170 4.4 3.6- 5.5 4,471 92.1 90.7-93.3
Diabetes
Yes 382 10 2.3 1.1- 5.0 16 4.3 2.2- 8.2 356 93.4 89.2-96.0
No 4,671 145 3.4 2.7- 4.4 163 4.5 3.6- 5.6 4,363 92.1 90.7-93.3
Disability
Yes 1,119 50 4.3 2.7- 6.7 39 4.4 2.9- 6.7 1,030 91.3 88.3-93.6
No 3,976 106 3.1 2.4- 4.2 143 4.5 3.5- 5.7 3,727 92.4 90.9-93.6

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Asked of those who work indoors MOST of the time.

**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

***Poor sleep defined as not getting enough rest or sleep for all 30 days out of the past 30 days.

^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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