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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 2,648 40 1.4 1.0- 2.2 68 2.6 1.9- 3.5 2,540 96.0 94.9-96.8
RACE
White 1,836 *** *** *** 36 2.3 1.5- 3.3 1,781 96.7 95.4-97.6
African American 546 *** *** *** *** *** *** 517 95.8 93.4-97.3
Other Minorities 245 *** *** *** *** *** *** 223 90.4 84.2-94.3
AGE
18-34 540 *** *** *** 15 2.5 1.4- 4.4 517 96.4 94.3-97.7
35-44 548 *** *** *** 16 2.8 1.6- 4.7 523 94.9 92.0-96.8
45-54 713 *** *** *** *** *** *** 682 95.8 93.4-97.4
55-64 605 *** *** *** *** *** *** 587 97.0 94.7-98.3
65-74 187 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 131 *** *** *** *** *** *** 113 88.1 80.7-93.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 630 16 1.8 1.1- 3.1 18 2.2 1.2- 3.8 596 96.0 94.1-97.3
Some Post-H.S. 792 *** *** *** 27 3.4 2.1- 5.3 758 95.5 93.3-97.1
College Graduate 1,092 *** *** *** *** *** *** 1,070 98.2 96.9-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 149 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 347 *** *** *** *** *** *** 322 94.2 89.8-96.8
$25,000- 34,999 303 *** *** *** *** *** *** 286 94.8 90.8-97.1
$35,000- 49,999 419 *** *** *** *** *** *** 399 95.6 92.8-97.3
$50,000- 74,999 440 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 672 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 317 *** *** *** *** *** *** 293 91.0 85.3-94.6
No 2,323 31 1.3 0.8- 2.0 53 2.1 1.6- 2.9 2,239 96.6 95.6-97.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 66 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,582 39 1.5 1.0- 2.2 66 2.6 2.0- 3.5 2,477 95.9 94.8-96.8

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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 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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