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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Secondhand Smoke

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
-Piedmont NC 2,060 72 4.1 3.1- 5.3 78 5.2 4.0- 6.8 1,910 90.7 88.9-92.3
GENDER
Male 915 53 6.3 4.6- 8.4 53 7.3 5.3-10.0 809 86.4 83.3-89.0
Female 1,145 19 1.6 0.9- 2.7 25 2.8 1.8- 4.5 1,101 95.6 93.7-96.9
RACE
White 1,472 45 3.5 2.4- 4.9 46 4.4 3.0- 6.3 1,381 92.1 90.0-93.9
African American 391 *** *** *** 16 5.1 3.0- 8.7 363 90.9 86.6-94.0
Other minorities 178 15 8.4 4.9-14.0 15 10.8 6.1-18.3 148 80.8 72.9-86.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 184 19 10.0 6.2-15.7 14 9.4 5.5-15.8 151 80.6 73.3-86.2
Non-Hispanic 1,866 53 3.4 2.4- 4.6 64 4.7 3.5- 6.4 1,749 91.9 90.0-93.5
AGE
18-34 410 25 6.5 4.3- 9.9 21 6.4 4.0-10.2 364 87.1 82.6-90.5
35-54 1,000 33 3.5 2.4- 5.1 41 5.1 3.5- 7.2 926 91.5 89.0-93.4
55-64 456 *** *** *** *** *** *** 433 93.5 88.8-96.3
65-74 139 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 170 14 7.7 4.2-13.4 16 12.7 7.2-21.4 140 79.6 70.8-86.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 461 33 7.6 5.2-11.0 28 8.2 5.2-12.7 400 84.2 79.3-88.2
Some Post-H.S. 549 *** *** *** 22 4.1 2.5- 6.5 513 92.8 89.6-95.1
College Graduate 878 *** *** *** *** *** *** 855 96.7 94.8-98.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 98 *** *** *** *** *** *** 83 81.1 69.7-89.0
$15,000- 24,999 275 *** *** *** 22 9.9 6.4-15.1 239 85.4 79.7-89.7
$25,000- 34,999 180 *** *** *** *** *** *** 156 81.2 71.0-88.4
$35,000- 49,999 273 *** *** *** *** *** *** 253 90.8 84.0-94.9
$50,000+ 958 21 3.0 1.8- 4.9 15 1.6 0.9- 2.8 922 95.4 93.3-96.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 229 *** *** *** 16 7.8 4.3-13.7 205 88.7 82.5-92.9
No 1,821 64 4.1 3.1- 5.5 62 5.0 3.7- 6.6 1,695 90.9 88.9-92.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 160 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,897 66 4.1 3.1- 5.4 70 5.2 3.9- 6.9 1,761 90.7 88.7-92.3
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 715 20 3.7 2.2- 6.3 27 5.7 3.5- 9.0 668 90.6 86.9-93.4
No 1,345 52 4.2 3.1- 5.7 51 5.0 3.6- 6.9 1,242 90.8 88.5-92.6

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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