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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-Whites

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
-Whites 2,339 75 3.8 2.9- 5.0 78 4.3 3.2- 5.7 2,186 91.9 90.2-93.4
GENDER
Male 1,029 52 5.4 3.9- 7.6 49 6.1 4.3- 8.6 928 88.5 85.5-90.9
Female 1,310 23 2.1 1.3- 3.3 29 2.2 1.4- 3.6 1,258 95.7 94.0-96.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 74 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,263 69 3.7 2.7- 4.9 74 4.0 3.0- 5.5 2,120 92.3 90.6-93.8
AGE
18-34 395 20 5.4 3.2- 8.9 18 6.2 3.6-10.6 357 88.4 83.5-92.0
35-44 468 13 3.4 1.9- 6.1 20 5.3 3.2- 8.5 435 91.3 87.5-94.0
45-54 614 22 4.1 2.5- 6.7 19 3.4 1.9- 6.0 573 92.5 89.2-94.8
55-64 594 18 2.6 1.4- 4.6 *** *** *** 560 95.6 93.2-97.1
65-74 204 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 49 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 98 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 533 37 7.7 5.2-11.2 32 6.7 4.0-11.0 464 85.6 80.8-89.4
Some Post-H.S. 686 16 2.9 1.6- 5.1 24 3.3 2.1- 5.2 646 93.8 91.2-95.7
College Graduate 1,021 17 1.7 0.9- 3.0 *** *** *** 993 96.6 94.7-97.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 66 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 223 *** *** *** *** *** *** 199 86.9 79.8-91.8
$25,000- 34,999 199 *** *** *** *** *** *** 172 84.7 76.4-90.5
$35,000- 49,999 329 *** *** *** *** *** *** 304 90.8 85.0-94.5
$50,000- 74,999 382 *** *** *** *** *** *** 364 95.5 92.5-97.4
$75,000+ 820 *** *** *** *** *** *** 795 96.2 93.8-97.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 320 *** *** *** 21 6.8 4.0-11.3 288 89.0 83.9-92.6
No 2,005 64 3.8 2.8- 5.1 57 3.9 2.8- 5.5 1,884 92.3 90.4-93.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 239 *** *** *** *** *** *** 224 92.7 87.4-95.9
Non-Veteran 2,099 65 3.7 2.7- 5.0 73 4.5 3.3- 6.0 1,961 91.8 89.9-93.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,157 36 4.1 2.7- 6.0 44 4.3 3.0- 6.2 1,077 91.6 89.1-93.5
No 1,182 39 3.6 2.5- 5.2 34 4.2 2.6- 6.6 1,109 92.2 89.6-94.3

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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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