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2013 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 No days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,360 124 4.4 3.5- 5.4 142 5.6 4.5- 6.8 3,094 90.1 88.6-91.4
-African Americans 641 21 4.2 2.6- 6.8 29 6.5 4.3- 9.7 591 89.3 85.6-92.2
GENDER
Male 227 13 7.1 3.9-12.4 18 10.1 6.0-16.6 196 82.8 75.6-88.2
Female 414 *** *** *** *** *** *** 395 94.9 91.7-96.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 12 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 627 21 4.3 2.6- 7.0 28 6.3 4.1- 9.5 578 89.4 85.6-92.3
AGE
18-34 153 *** *** *** *** *** *** 133 84.5 75.8-90.5
35-44 145 *** *** *** *** *** *** 133 89.8 82.0-94.4
45-54 169 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 132 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 31 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 49 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 183 *** *** *** *** *** *** 166 86.5 78.2-91.9
Some Post-H.S. 200 *** *** *** *** *** *** 184 90.4 83.9-94.5
College Graduate 208 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 143 *** *** *** 12 12.0 6.6-20.7 129 87.5 78.8-93.0
$25,000- 34,999 89 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 91 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 84 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 111 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 63 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 577 20 4.5 2.8- 7.4 25 6.3 4.0- 9.8 532 89.1 85.1-92.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 71 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 570 19 4.3 2.6- 7.2 26 6.9 4.5-10.6 525 88.7 84.6-91.9
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 279 *** *** *** 15 8.3 4.6-14.7 256 87.9 81.3-92.4
No 362 *** *** *** 14 5.0 2.8- 8.8 335 90.4 85.7-93.7

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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.

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