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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-FEMALES

Workplace Secondhand Smoke Exposure Indicator for Healthy North Carolina 2020*

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  Total
Respond.^
1 2
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
-FEMALES 1,887 80 4.7 3.6- 6.1 1,807 95.3 93.9-96.4
RACE
White 1,310 52 4.3 3.1- 6.0 1,258 95.7 94.0-96.9
African American 414 19 5.1 3.1- 8.3 395 94.9 91.7-96.9
Other Minorities 150 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 341 20 5.8 3.6- 9.2 321 94.2 90.8-96.4
35-44 389 19 5.8 3.5- 9.5 370 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 32 8.1 5.4-12.0 374 91.9 88.0-94.6
Some Post-H.S. 587 23 4.2 2.6- 6.7 564 95.8 93.3-97.4
College Graduate 796 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 110 16 15.2 8.8-25.0 94 84.8 75.0-91.2
$15,000- 24,999 269 21 9.1 5.5-14.8 248 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 20 7.4 4.3-12.4 232 92.6 87.6-95.7
No 1,625 60 4.3 3.2- 5.8 1,565 95.7 94.2-96.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,836 78 4.8 3.6- 6.2 1,758 95.2 93.8-96.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 962 45 5.0 3.6- 7.1 917 95.0 92.9-96.4
No 925 35 4.3 2.9- 6.4 890 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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