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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 1,854 74 3.4 2.5- 4.7 206 14.1 11.8-16.7 1,574 82.5 79.8-84.9
GENDER
Male 719 32 3.5 2.2- 5.6 91 17.0 13.1-21.7 596 79.5 74.7-83.5
Female 1,135 42 3.4 2.2- 5.0 115 11.4 9.1-14.2 978 85.2 82.2-87.8
RACE
White 1,710 64 3.2 2.3- 4.4 181 12.9 10.8-15.4 1,465 83.9 81.3-86.2
African American 44 4 11.9 3.9-30.9 9 37.8 16.9-64.5 31 50.3 28.1-72.4
Other Minorities 87 6 4.5 1.0-18.3 16 25.8 12.8-45.3 65 69.7 50.1-84.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 37 2 6.0 1.2-24.6 3 10.9 1.8-44.2 32 83.1 55.3-95.1
Non-Hispanic 1,814 72 3.4 2.5- 4.6 203 14.2 11.9-16.8 1,539 82.4 79.7-84.9
AGE
18-24 41 3 6.8 2.1-19.9 6 20.0 8.0-41.8 32 73.2 52.4-87.1
25-34 118 3 2.7 0.7-10.1 13 9.1 4.6-17.2 102 88.2 79.4-93.6
35-44 225 12 4.1 2.2- 7.6 40 17.6 12.6-24.1 173 78.3 71.5-83.7
45-54 294 12 3.0 1.6- 5.6 56 22.9 16.8-30.3 226 74.1 66.8-80.3
55-64 444 23 4.2 2.6- 6.7 52 13.0 9.7-17.3 369 82.8 78.3-86.5
65+ 714 21 2.0 1.2- 3.4 38 5.5 3.8- 7.8 655 92.5 90.0-94.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 266 18 7.9 4.5-13.6 58 28.0 20.7-36.7 190 64.1 55.4-71.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 562 25 4.3 2.6- 7.2 74 18.2 13.6-24.0 463 77.4 71.5-82.4
Some Post-H.S. 491 16 2.1 1.1- 4.1 49 12.2 8.7-17.0 426 85.6 80.8-89.4
College Graduate 531 15 1.4 0.7- 2.7 25 4.1 2.6- 6.3 491 94.5 92.1-96.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 250 21 10.8 6.1-18.3 52 26.7 19.9-34.9 177 62.5 53.8-70.4
$15,000- 24,999 351 23 6.2 3.6-10.4 58 22.3 16.1-29.9 270 71.6 63.9-78.1
$25,000- 34,999 232 9 3.1 1.5- 6.2 29 20.7 12.6-32.1 194 76.2 65.2-84.5
$35,000- 49,999 245 6 1.1 0.3- 3.6 20 13.5 8.2-21.4 219 85.5 77.6-90.9
$50,000-74,999 240 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 14 6.0 2.9-12.0 224 93.4 87.6-96.6
$75,000+ 240 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 7 1.8 0.8- 4.2 232 97.9 95.5-99.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 802 40 4.5 3.0- 6.9 117 17.9 14.3-22.0 645 77.6 73.2-81.5
No 1,043 34 2.8 1.8- 4.4 89 11.9 9.1-15.4 920 85.3 81.7-88.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 266 9 1.8 0.7- 4.7 26 13.2 7.6-21.9 231 85.0 76.4-90.8
Non-Veteran 1,588 65 3.7 2.7- 5.1 180 14.2 11.8-17.0 1,343 82.1 79.2-84.7

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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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