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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Secondhand Smoke

Workplace Secondhand Smoke Exposure Indicator for Healthy North Carolina 2020*

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Total
Respond.^
1-7 days No days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,360 266 9.9 8.6-11.4 3,094 90.1 88.6-91.4
-Eastern NC 953 80 10.8 8.0-14.4 873 89.2 85.6-92.0
GENDER
Male 405 57 15.7 11.0-21.8 348 84.3 78.2-89.0
Female 548 23 5.2 3.2- 8.2 525 94.8 91.8-96.8
RACE
White 560 34 7.6 4.8-11.8 526 92.4 88.2-95.2
African American 233 20 13.0 7.7-21.0 213 87.0 79.0-92.3
Other minorities 154 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 896 65 8.6 6.1-12.1 831 91.4 87.9-93.9
AGE
18-34 175 26 17.0 10.6-26.1 149 83.0 73.9-89.4
35-54 441 32 8.9 5.7-13.9 409 91.1 86.1-94.3
55-64 241 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 252 30 14.9 8.8-24.0 222 85.1 76.0-91.2
Some Post-H.S. 300 24 7.5 4.5-12.2 276 92.5 87.8-95.5
College Graduate 332 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 146 20 15.7 9.2-25.6 126 84.3 74.4-90.8
$25,000- 34,999 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 399 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 823 69 11.0 8.0-14.9 754 89.0 85.1-92.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 143 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 810 72 12.0 8.8-16.1 738 88.0 83.9-91.2
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 681 66 11.2 8.2-15.0 615 88.8 85.0-91.8
No 272 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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