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2013 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 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
-FEMALES 1,887 36 2.1 1.5- 3.1 44 2.5 1.8- 3.7 1,807 95.3 93.9-96.4
RACE
White 1,310 23 2.1 1.3- 3.3 29 2.2 1.4- 3.6 1,258 95.7 94.0-96.9
African American 414 *** *** *** *** *** *** 395 94.9 91.7-96.9
Other Minorities 150 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 341 *** *** *** *** *** *** 321 94.2 90.8-96.4
35-44 389 *** *** *** *** *** *** 370 94.2 90.5-96.5
45-54 505 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 463 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 141 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 31 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 97 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 406 *** *** *** 18 4.7 2.7- 8.2 374 91.9 88.0-94.6
Some Post-H.S. 587 *** *** *** *** *** *** 564 95.8 93.3-97.4
College Graduate 796 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 110 *** *** *** *** *** *** 94 84.8 75.0-91.2
$15,000- 24,999 269 *** *** *** *** *** *** 248 90.9 85.2-94.5
$25,000- 34,999 191 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 271 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 299 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 501 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 252 *** *** *** *** *** *** 232 92.6 87.6-95.7
No 1,625 30 2.1 1.4- 3.1 30 2.3 1.5- 3.5 1,565 95.7 94.2-96.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 51 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,836 35 2.2 1.5- 3.2 43 2.6 1.8- 3.7 1,758 95.2 93.8-96.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 962 21 2.8 1.8- 4.5 24 2.2 1.3- 3.7 917 95.0 92.9-96.4
No 925 *** *** *** 20 2.9 1.7- 4.8 890 95.7 93.6-97.1

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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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