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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Secondhand Smoke I

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not you would like it required to be smoke free:

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,368 8,326 75.1 73.8-76.3 2,654 22.6 21.3-23.8 388 2.4 2.0- 2.8
-Piedmont NC 6,585 4,924 77.3 75.7-78.8 1,449 20.6 19.1-22.1 212 2.2 1.7- 2.8
GENDER
Male 2,438 1,640 72.4 69.6-75.0 696 24.6 22.2-27.3 102 3.0 2.1- 4.3
Female 4,147 3,284 81.7 79.9-83.3 753 16.9 15.3-18.6 110 1.4 1.1- 1.8
RACE
White 5,249 3,858 76.3 74.6-78.0 1,215 21.6 20.0-23.3 176 2.1 1.7- 2.5
African American 997 820 83.6 79.7-86.9 153 15.3 12.0-19.2 24 1.2 0.7- 1.9
Other Minorities 304 221 71.8 63.2-79.1 71 22.9 16.5-30.9 12 5.3 2.0-13.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 214 142 64.5 54.1-73.8 65 29.3 21.1-39.1 7 6.2 2.0-17.5
Non-Hispanic 6,350 4,768 78.2 76.6-79.6 1,378 19.9 18.5-21.5 204 1.9 1.6- 2.3
AGE
18-24 161 136 87.0 80.1-91.8 23 12.5 7.8-19.5 2 0.4 0.1- 1.9
25-34 503 422 80.1 74.5-84.7 76 17.9 13.7-23.1 5 2.0 0.6- 6.7
35-44 957 790 82.3 79.0-85.2 154 16.6 13.7-19.8 13 1.1 0.6- 2.0
45-54 1,317 990 74.2 71.1-77.1 304 24.3 21.4-27.4 23 1.5 0.9- 2.4
55-64 1,464 1,063 71.2 68.1-74.1 361 26.2 23.4-29.3 40 2.5 1.8- 3.7
65+ 2,123 1,475 69.6 66.9-72.2 521 25.1 22.6-27.7 127 5.3 4.3- 6.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 742 506 70.9 65.2-76.1 188 25.5 20.6-31.1 48 3.6 2.2- 5.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,748 1,258 76.0 72.6-79.1 423 22.1 19.0-25.4 67 1.9 1.4- 2.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,579 1,195 78.2 74.9-81.1 346 20.2 17.3-23.4 38 1.7 1.1- 2.5
College Graduate 2,505 1,956 79.7 77.4-81.9 490 18.1 16.1-20.2 59 2.2 1.2- 3.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 616 434 70.7 64.6-76.2 148 26.1 20.7-32.3 34 3.2 2.0- 5.1
$15,000- 24,999 936 670 74.8 70.3-78.8 240 22.9 19.1-27.3 26 2.3 1.2- 4.3
$25,000- 34,999 655 487 73.0 67.1-78.1 143 24.1 19.1-30.0 25 2.9 1.8- 4.6
$35,000- 49,999 835 610 78.3 74.2-81.9 196 19.1 15.7-23.1 29 2.6 1.6- 4.0
$50,000-74,999 923 724 80.2 76.1-83.6 184 18.5 15.0-22.5 15 1.4 0.8- 2.5
$75,000+ 1,632 1,303 81.8 79.3-84.1 306 17.5 15.2-20.0 23 0.7 0.5- 1.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,359 1,695 73.8 71.0-76.4 566 23.6 21.1-26.4 98 2.6 2.0- 3.4
No 4,194 3,206 78.9 76.9-80.7 876 19.2 17.4-21.1 112 1.9 1.3- 2.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 850 561 70.3 66.1-74.2 245 25.3 21.6-29.3 44 4.4 3.1- 6.2
Non-Veteran 5,733 4,362 78.1 76.4-79.8 1,203 20.0 18.4-21.7 168 1.9 1.4- 2.6

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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.

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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