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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 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
-Piedmont NC 6,610 194 2.9 2.3- 3.6 607 10.7 9.4-12.1 5,809 86.5 85.0-87.8
GENDER
Male 2,448 72 2.9 2.0- 4.1 226 10.1 8.2-12.2 2,150 87.1 84.7-89.1
Female 4,162 122 2.9 2.2- 3.8 381 11.2 9.6-13.1 3,659 85.9 83.9-87.7
RACE
White 5,268 140 2.4 1.9- 3.1 461 10.6 9.2-12.2 4,667 87.0 85.3-88.5
African American 1,002 50 5.6 3.7- 8.5 125 12.7 9.7-16.3 827 81.7 77.5-85.3
Other Minorities 305 2 0.7 0.1- 4.3 19 7.1 3.7-13.2 284 92.2 86.1-95.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 214 2 0.3 0.1- 1.5 10 2.7 1.1- 6.3 202 97.0 93.4-98.6
Non-Hispanic 6,375 192 3.1 2.4- 3.8 595 11.2 9.9-12.7 5,588 85.7 84.1-87.2
AGE
18-24 163 11 5.3 2.7-10.0 25 15.8 9.9-24.3 127 78.9 70.2-85.5
25-34 504 16 2.7 1.5- 4.6 51 9.4 6.6-13.2 437 87.9 83.9-91.0
35-44 960 20 1.3 0.8- 2.3 74 7.7 5.7-10.4 866 91.0 88.2-93.1
45-54 1,315 46 4.0 2.5- 6.3 145 11.6 9.4-14.3 1,124 84.3 81.3-87.0
55-64 1,475 47 2.9 2.0- 4.0 168 13.1 11.0-15.6 1,260 84.0 81.4-86.3
65+ 2,135 50 1.7 1.2- 2.4 141 8.4 6.7-10.6 1,944 89.9 87.7-91.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 746 30 3.6 2.0- 6.5 121 22.6 17.1-29.2 595 73.8 67.2-79.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,745 77 4.9 3.4- 7.1 232 16.0 13.2-19.2 1,436 79.1 75.5-82.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,596 42 2.2 1.5- 3.3 149 9.8 7.7-12.3 1,405 88.0 85.4-90.3
College Graduate 2,514 45 1.6 1.0- 2.4 105 3.5 2.7- 4.4 2,364 94.9 93.7-95.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 615 43 6.7 4.2-10.6 115 23.5 18.7-29.1 457 69.8 63.8-75.1
$15,000- 24,999 938 45 4.4 2.8- 6.9 132 14.9 11.8-18.7 761 80.7 76.5-84.2
$25,000- 34,999 662 22 4.6 2.4- 8.7 79 16.3 12.0-21.7 561 79.1 73.2-84.0
$35,000- 49,999 835 18 2.4 1.2- 4.7 92 11.3 8.6-14.7 725 86.3 82.6-89.4
$50,000-74,999 925 20 2.1 1.0- 4.3 60 6.5 4.5- 9.4 845 91.4 88.2-93.8
$75,000+ 1,637 17 0.8 0.4- 1.4 40 3.0 1.9- 4.6 1,580 96.3 94.6-97.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,366 99 3.6 2.6- 5.0 307 17.4 14.6-20.6 1,960 79.0 75.8-81.9
No 4,212 94 2.6 1.9- 3.5 298 7.8 6.5- 9.2 3,820 89.7 88.0-91.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 855 33 3.7 2.0- 6.6 86 10.6 8.1-13.9 736 85.7 81.8-88.8
Non-Veteran 5,753 161 2.8 2.2- 3.5 521 10.7 9.3-12.2 5,071 86.5 84.9-88.0

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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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