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2012 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 None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,812 163 4.5 3.7- 5.5 219 5.4 4.7- 6.4 4,430 90.0 88.8-91.2
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 842 38 6.7 4.3-10.1 39 5.8 4.1- 8.3 765 87.5 83.8-90.5
GENDER
Male 296 25 12.0 7.4-18.8 23 9.6 6.3-14.4 248 78.4 71.4-84.1
Female 546 *** *** *** *** *** *** 517 95.8 93.4-97.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 32 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 809 31 5.9 3.6- 9.5 36 5.8 4.0- 8.3 742 88.3 84.5-91.3
AGE
18-34 239 *** *** *** *** *** *** 213 84.4 76.1-90.1
35-44 185 *** *** *** *** *** *** 169 90.9 84.9-94.6
45-54 206 *** *** *** *** *** *** 189 88.9 82.1-93.4
55-64 166 *** *** *** *** *** *** 151 86.9 77.3-92.8
65-74 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 243 16 7.8 4.5-13.3 13 7.1 3.9-12.5 214 85.1 78.6-90.0
Some Post-H.S. 255 *** *** *** *** *** *** 237 90.7 84.1-94.7
College Graduate 280 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 64 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 153 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 142 *** *** *** *** *** *** 128 87.0 78.4-92.5
$35,000- 49,999 138 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 134 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 132 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 771 32 6.3 3.9-10.0 34 5.6 3.8- 8.1 705 88.1 84.1-91.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 103 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 739 36 7.1 4.5-10.9 34 5.9 4.1- 8.5 669 87.0 82.9-90.2

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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 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 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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