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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-AFRICAN AMERICANS

On how many of the past 7 days, did someone smoke in your indoor workplace
while you were there?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-6 days All 7 days No days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,476 145 4.8 3.8- 6.0 128 4.5 3.4- 5.8 4,203 90.8 89.1-92.2
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 671 25 5.0 2.8- 8.9 23 6.8 3.9-11.6 623 88.2 82.8-92.0
GENDER
Male 213 13 8.4 4.0-16.6 *** *** *** 191 82.7 72.5-89.7
Female 458 12 2.2 1.0- 4.4 14 5.1 2.6- 9.7 432 92.8 88.2-95.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 663 24 4.9 2.7- 8.9 23 6.9 4.0-11.8 616 88.1 82.7-92.0
AGE
18-34 135 *** *** *** *** *** *** 121 81.5 69.2-89.6
35-44 144 *** *** *** *** *** *** 138 96.7 90.7-98.9
45-54 206 11 6.7 3.1-13.8 *** *** *** 188 85.3 73.8-92.3
55-64 142 *** *** *** *** *** *** 134 93.5 85.2-97.3
65-74 32 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 50 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 184 *** *** *** *** *** *** 166 86.3 75.5-92.8
Some Post-H.S. 197 *** *** *** *** *** *** 185 87.7 76.0-94.1
College Graduate 239 *** *** *** *** *** *** 229 94.2 87.4-97.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 121 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 105 *** *** *** *** *** *** 96 90.8 81.6-95.7
$35,000- 49,999 129 *** *** *** *** *** *** 124 93.4 80.4-98.0
$50,000- 74,999 85 *** *** *** *** *** *** 80 96.7 91.6-98.7
$75,000+ 118 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 591 19 4.8 2.4- 9.2 22 6.9 3.9-12.0 550 88.3 82.6-92.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 77 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 594 22 5.1 2.7- 9.3 22 7.3 4.1-12.6 550 87.6 81.8-91.8

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This question asked of respondents that were employed or self-employed.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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