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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-WHITES

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
-WHITES 3,994 108 3.0 2.2- 4.0 137 4.5 3.5- 5.8 3,749 92.5 91.0-93.8
GENDER
Male 1,750 78 4.8 3.4- 6.7 96 7.0 5.2- 9.2 1,576 88.2 85.5-90.5
Female 2,244 30 0.9 0.6- 1.5 41 1.6 1.1- 2.4 2,173 97.4 96.6-98.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 78 4 5.7 1.8-17.2 5 5.9 2.0-16.5 69 88.3 75.9-94.8
Non-Hispanic 3,915 104 2.9 2.1- 4.0 132 4.4 3.4- 5.7 3,679 92.7 91.1-94.0
AGE
18-24 101 4 4.6 1.3-15.6 6 7.0 2.3-18.9 91 88.4 75.8-94.9
25-34 420 18 4.3 2.3- 7.7 19 5.9 3.4- 9.9 383 89.9 85.2-93.2
35-44 853 18 1.7 1.0- 2.8 27 3.5 2.2- 5.5 808 94.8 92.7-96.3
45-54 1,180 30 3.3 2.0- 5.3 37 4.6 3.1- 6.8 1,113 92.2 89.4-94.2
55-64 1,031 28 2.5 1.5- 4.3 39 3.5 2.4- 5.1 964 94.0 91.8-95.6
65+ 383 10 1.9 1.0- 3.8 8 2.2 0.8- 5.5 365 95.9 92.7-97.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 171 13 10.0 4.6-20.3 22 14.3 8.3-23.6 136 75.7 64.7-84.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 920 37 3.9 2.1- 7.1 60 10.0 6.8-14.5 823 86.1 81.3-89.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,008 25 2.8 1.7- 4.5 33 3.1 2.0- 4.9 950 94.1 91.8-95.8
College Graduate 1,888 33 2.0 1.1- 3.3 22 1.4 0.8- 2.5 1,833 96.6 95.1-97.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 103 8 6.5 2.5-15.8 12 12.4 6.4-22.9 83 81.1 68.8-89.2
$15,000- 24,999 315 16 5.6 2.6-11.8 28 12.0 7.2-19.3 271 82.4 74.3-88.4
$25,000- 34,999 339 10 2.3 1.1- 4.5 19 11.0 4.9-22.7 310 86.8 75.8-93.2
$35,000-49,999 539 24 4.7 2.7- 8.1 22 6.2 3.5-11.0 493 89.0 83.9-92.7
$50,000- 74,999 780 16 1.5 0.8- 2.7 23 4.1 2.4- 7.0 741 94.4 91.5-96.3
$75,000+ 1,520 28 2.4 1.4- 4.0 20 1.3 0.7- 2.3 1,472 96.3 94.6-97.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 885 38 4.7 2.8- 7.8 32 5.2 3.2- 8.3 815 90.1 86.2-92.9
No 3,096 70 2.6 1.8- 3.7 105 4.3 3.2- 5.8 2,921 93.1 91.4-94.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 454 18 5.7 2.8-11.3 19 4.9 2.4- 9.8 417 89.3 83.1-93.5
Non-Veteran 3,540 90 2.6 1.9- 3.7 118 4.4 3.4- 5.8 3,332 92.9 91.3-94.2

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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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