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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Secondhand Smoke I

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
-Piedmont NC 3,106 94 3.6 2.7- 4.7 106 3.9 3.0- 5.0 2,906 92.5 91.0-93.8
GENDER
Male 1,314 66 5.6 4.0- 7.7 67 5.4 4.0- 7.3 1,181 89.0 86.4-91.2
Female 1,792 28 1.4 0.8- 2.2 39 2.2 1.5- 3.2 1,725 96.4 95.2-97.3
RACE
White 2,448 64 3.2 2.2- 4.5 85 4.2 3.2- 5.6 2,299 92.6 90.8-94.0
African American 458 21 4.7 2.5- 8.6 16 3.3 1.9- 5.8 421 92.0 87.8-94.8
Other Minorities 181 9 4.5 2.1- 9.5 5 2.6 1.0- 6.4 167 92.9 87.4-96.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 111 10 8.0 3.7-16.3 7 6.1 2.6-13.6 94 85.9 76.3-92.0
Non-Hispanic 2,985 84 3.3 2.4- 4.4 99 3.7 2.9- 4.8 2,802 93.0 91.5-94.2
AGE
18-24 76 3 2.1 0.6- 6.9 3 3.0 0.8- 9.9 70 94.9 88.1-97.9
25-34 342 12 4.3 2.2- 8.3 15 4.0 2.2- 7.4 315 91.7 87.1-94.7
35-44 708 20 3.3 1.9- 5.6 19 3.1 1.8- 5.2 669 93.6 90.8-95.6
45-54 932 26 4.0 2.3- 6.8 33 4.9 3.2- 7.3 873 91.1 87.9-93.6
55-64 738 26 4.1 2.4- 6.8 30 4.4 2.9- 6.6 682 91.5 88.4-93.9
65+ 277 7 2.0 0.9- 4.3 5 1.9 0.6- 6.4 265 96.1 92.1-98.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 142 11 9.0 4.2-18.2 15 7.8 3.9-14.7 116 83.2 73.3-90.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 660 32 4.0 2.4- 6.7 48 9.0 6.3-12.8 580 86.9 82.7-90.2
Some Post-H.S. 732 22 4.5 2.7- 7.3 28 3.7 2.2- 6.0 682 91.8 88.5-94.3
College Graduate 1,564 29 2.1 1.2- 3.7 15 1.0 0.6- 1.8 1,520 96.9 95.3-98.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 90 8 9.8 3.8-22.9 8 6.4 2.8-13.9 74 83.8 71.2-91.5
$15,000- 24,999 252 17 10.2 5.5-18.2 24 12.0 7.1-19.5 211 77.8 68.7-84.9
$25,000- 34,999 271 9 2.7 1.3- 5.9 15 7.3 4.1-12.9 247 89.9 84.2-93.8
$35,000- 49,999 415 21 5.0 2.7- 9.1 19 4.2 2.4- 7.1 375 90.8 86.4-93.9
$50,000-74,999 583 13 2.9 1.5- 5.6 18 3.9 2.2- 7.0 552 93.2 89.5-95.6
$75,000+ 1,199 23 2.3 1.2- 4.3 13 1.0 0.5- 1.8 1,163 96.7 94.7-98.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 633 27 4.6 2.4- 8.7 22 4.9 2.8- 8.3 584 90.5 85.9-93.7
No 2,464 67 3.4 2.5- 4.6 84 3.7 2.8- 4.8 2,313 93.0 91.4-94.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 292 19 10.2 5.1-19.1 14 4.9 2.2-10.7 259 84.9 76.0-90.9
Non-Veteran 2,814 75 3.0 2.2- 4.0 92 3.8 2.9- 4.9 2,647 93.2 91.8-94.4

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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.

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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