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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-WHITES

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
-WHITES 3,394 88 3.2 2.5- 4.1 127 4.6 3.8- 5.7 3,179 92.1 90.9-93.3
GENDER
Male 1,558 69 5.1 3.9- 6.7 91 6.7 5.3- 8.4 1,398 88.2 86.1-90.1
Female 1,836 *** *** *** 36 2.3 1.5- 3.3 1,781 96.7 95.4-97.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 78 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 3,314 83 3.1 2.4- 4.0 122 4.6 3.7- 5.6 3,109 92.3 91.0-93.5
AGE
18-34 620 23 4.2 2.7- 6.5 24 4.4 2.8- 6.7 573 91.4 88.4-93.7
35-44 703 *** *** *** 34 5.3 3.7- 7.6 654 91.5 88.5-93.8
45-54 886 29 3.5 2.3- 5.5 35 5.5 3.7- 8.1 822 90.9 88.0-93.2
55-64 831 *** *** *** 25 3.3 2.1- 5.2 794 95.1 93.0-96.6
65-74 280 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 140 *** *** *** 17 14.0 8.6-22.2 114 77.7 68.4-84.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 802 24 3.3 2.0- 5.2 46 6.5 4.6- 9.1 732 90.2 87.3-92.5
Some Post-H.S. 947 31 3.7 2.5- 5.6 47 5.2 3.8- 7.1 869 91.1 88.6-93.0
College Graduate 1,503 24 1.7 1.0- 2.9 17 0.9 0.5- 1.6 1,462 97.3 96.1-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 111 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 322 *** *** *** 20 8.5 5.1-13.8 290 86.3 80.1-90.8
$25,000- 34,999 324 19 7.8 4.5-13.3 18 6.1 3.7- 9.9 287 86.1 80.4-90.4
$35,000- 49,999 512 17 3.7 2.2- 6.2 27 6.3 3.9-10.0 468 90.0 86.0-93.0
$50,000- 74,999 575 *** *** *** 15 3.7 2.1- 6.3 547 93.5 90.4-95.6
$75,000+ 1,205 22 2.0 1.1- 3.4 31 2.6 1.7- 4.0 1,152 95.4 93.6-96.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 448 *** *** *** 28 8.3 5.4-12.6 406 87.7 82.9-91.3
No 2,931 72 3.1 2.3- 4.1 97 4.0 3.2- 5.0 2,762 92.9 91.6-94.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 371 *** *** *** 17 3.8 2.2- 6.5 344 93.6 90.4-95.8
Non-Veteran 3,022 77 3.3 2.5- 4.3 110 4.7 3.8- 5.9 2,835 92.0 90.6-93.2

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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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