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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 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
-WHITES 8,965 258 2.5 2.1- 2.9 838 11.3 10.1-12.5 7,869 86.3 85.0-87.5
GENDER
Male 3,388 104 2.6 2.0- 3.4 335 11.4 9.7-13.3 2,949 86.0 84.0-87.8
Female 5,577 154 2.3 1.9- 2.9 503 11.1 9.7-12.8 4,920 86.5 84.8-88.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 162 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8 13 6.4 2.8-14.0 147 92.9 85.5-96.7
Non-Hispanic 8,798 256 2.5 2.1- 3.0 824 11.4 10.3-12.7 7,718 86.1 84.8-87.3
AGE
18-24 216 10 3.2 1.6- 6.0 33 18.1 11.9-26.7 173 78.7 70.2-85.3
25-34 607 14 1.5 0.8- 2.6 54 9.0 6.4-12.6 539 89.5 85.9-92.3
35-44 1,174 26 1.7 1.1- 2.7 119 10.2 8.2-12.7 1,029 88.1 85.5-90.2
45-54 1,630 58 3.8 2.6- 5.5 207 14.1 11.8-16.7 1,365 82.1 79.3-84.7
55-64 2,046 71 3.0 2.2- 4.1 227 12.3 10.4-14.4 1,748 84.7 82.4-86.8
65+ 3,229 77 1.8 1.4- 2.4 194 6.7 5.6- 8.1 2,958 91.4 90.0-92.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 958 51 6.1 4.0- 9.2 181 26.6 21.3-32.6 726 67.3 61.4-72.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,497 92 3.4 2.5- 4.5 320 17.6 15.0-20.7 2,085 79.0 75.9-81.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,278 60 1.7 1.3- 2.4 213 9.8 8.0-11.9 2,005 88.5 86.3-90.3
College Graduate 3,222 55 1.3 0.9- 1.9 124 3.4 2.6- 4.4 3,043 95.3 94.2-96.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 787 53 7.9 5.2-11.8 149 26.9 22.1-32.3 585 65.2 59.5-70.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,303 64 4.9 3.4- 7.0 200 19.8 16.2-23.9 1,039 75.4 71.1-79.2
$25,000- 34,999 925 34 3.6 2.3- 5.6 114 19.1 14.5-24.8 777 77.3 71.7-82.1
$35,000-49,999 1,149 25 1.7 0.9- 3.1 116 12.4 9.7-15.8 1,008 85.9 82.5-88.8
$50,000- 74,999 1,269 23 1.1 0.7- 1.9 81 6.6 4.8- 9.1 1,165 92.2 89.7-94.2
$75,000+ 2,138 23 0.8 0.5- 1.4 54 2.6 1.8- 3.7 2,061 96.6 95.4-97.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,364 133 3.8 2.9- 5.0 437 17.0 14.7-19.5 2,794 79.2 76.6-81.6
No 5,560 124 1.8 1.4- 2.3 398 8.6 7.4-10.0 5,038 89.5 88.1-90.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,308 47 2.7 1.8- 3.9 116 10.5 8.1-13.6 1,145 86.8 83.6-89.5
Non-Veteran 7,656 211 2.4 2.0- 3.0 722 11.4 10.1-12.7 6,723 86.2 84.8-87.5

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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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