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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-MALES

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
-MALES 1,473 88 6.4 5.0- 8.1 98 8.3 6.5-10.5 1,287 85.4 82.8-87.6
RACE
White 1,029 52 5.4 3.9- 7.6 49 6.1 4.3- 8.6 928 88.5 85.5-90.9
African American 227 13 7.1 3.9-12.4 18 10.1 6.0-16.6 196 82.8 75.6-88.2
Other Minorities 202 23 11.1 6.9-17.5 30 18.2 11.7-27.1 149 70.7 61.6-78.4
AGE
18-34 301 31 10.6 7.2-15.3 30 11.4 7.4-17.0 240 78.1 71.8-83.2
35-44 355 18 4.9 2.9- 8.2 27 9.5 6.1-14.4 310 85.6 80.3-89.6
45-54 350 18 5.4 3.1- 9.2 22 6.6 4.0-10.8 310 88.0 83.0-91.7
55-64 319 19 4.5 2.5- 7.9 *** *** *** 287 91.0 86.0-94.4
65-74 110 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 26 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 164 15 8.1 4.6-14.0 24 18.7 12.1-27.8 125 73.2 64.0-80.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 407 37 9.7 6.7-13.8 39 11.2 7.4-16.6 331 79.1 73.3-83.9
Some Post-H.S. 364 20 6.1 3.6-10.1 23 4.6 2.8- 7.3 321 89.4 85.0-92.6
College Graduate 536 16 2.3 1.3- 4.0 *** *** *** 508 94.2 91.2-96.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 63 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 206 *** *** *** 27 13.9 9.3-20.4 163 78.5 71.0-84.4
$25,000- 34,999 142 17 14.8 8.8-23.8 15 14.9 8.4-24.9 110 70.4 59.8-79.1
$35,000- 49,999 180 *** *** *** *** *** *** 153 84.2 75.7-90.1
$50,000- 74,999 212 *** *** *** *** *** *** 192 92.9 87.9-95.9
$75,000+ 484 *** *** *** *** *** *** 459 94.2 90.5-96.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 157 *** *** *** *** *** *** 136 86.0 78.0-91.4
No 1,307 79 6.6 5.1- 8.5 86 8.2 6.3-10.6 1,142 85.2 82.4-87.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 285 *** *** *** *** *** *** 262 92.1 87.2-95.2
Non-Veteran 1,185 76 6.7 5.1- 8.7 87 9.3 7.2-11.9 1,022 84.0 81.0-86.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 692 39 5.7 3.8- 8.4 56 9.7 7.0-13.2 597 84.6 80.7-87.9
No 781 49 7.0 5.1- 9.6 42 6.9 4.7-10.1 690 86.0 82.4-89.0

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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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