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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-MALES

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
-MALES 1,887 102 7.7 6.0- 9.9 74 5.5 4.0- 7.7 1,711 86.8 84.0-89.1
RACE
White 1,476 70 6.5 4.8- 8.8 50 3.9 2.6- 5.7 1,356 89.6 87.0-91.8
African American 213 13 8.4 4.0-16.6 *** *** *** 191 82.7 72.5-89.7
Other Minorities 187 17 13.2 7.3-22.6 15 11.1 5.4-21.7 155 75.7 64.6-84.2
AGE
18-34 308 28 10.1 6.4-15.4 16 7.4 4.1-13.1 264 82.5 76.0-87.6
35-44 423 27 6.9 4.3-10.8 12 3.8 1.9- 7.7 384 89.3 84.5-92.7
45-54 515 28 8.2 4.9-13.2 22 6.0 3.2-10.9 465 85.8 79.8-90.3
55-64 465 16 5.2 2.8- 9.5 17 3.7 1.9- 7.1 432 91.1 86.3-94.3
65-74 134 *** *** *** *** *** *** 125 93.4 84.4-97.4
75+ 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 130 14 13.0 7.1-22.7 16 14.2 7.7-24.8 100 72.8 61.2-81.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 499 42 11.0 7.5-15.9 30 7.3 4.3-12.1 427 81.7 75.8-86.4
Some Post-H.S. 448 27 7.8 4.8-12.4 18 4.4 2.2- 8.7 403 87.8 82.3-91.7
College Graduate 808 19 1.8 1.0- 3.2 *** *** *** 779 97.2 95.3-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 56 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 208 16 9.2 5.1-15.9 21 17.1 10.1-27.5 171 73.7 63.5-81.9
$25,000- 34,999 150 14 11.5 5.5-22.4 *** *** *** 128 82.0 70.3-89.8
$35,000- 49,999 249 20 15.1 9.0-24.2 *** *** *** 219 81.8 72.6-88.4
$50,000- 74,999 334 16 3.7 2.1- 6.5 16 5.1 2.8- 9.1 302 91.2 86.8-94.2
$75,000+ 718 24 4.4 2.3- 8.3 *** *** *** 688 94.3 90.2-96.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 302 12 5.6 2.9-10.4 13 4.1 1.9- 8.7 277 90.3 84.5-94.1
No 1,579 90 8.1 6.1-10.5 61 5.8 4.0- 8.2 1,428 86.2 83.1-88.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 429 21 7.3 4.2-12.5 13 2.3 1.0- 5.1 395 90.4 85.1-94.0
Non-Veteran 1,456 81 7.8 5.8-10.3 61 6.3 4.4- 8.9 1,314 85.9 82.7-88.7

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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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