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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern 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 2,845 119 5.0 4.0- 6.1 123 4.8 3.9- 5.8 2,603 90.3 88.8-91.5
-Eastern NC 810 31 4.4 2.9- 6.5 47 5.5 4.0- 7.5 732 90.1 87.4-92.3
GENDER
Male 385 23 6.7 4.2-10.5 35 8.3 5.8-11.9 327 84.9 80.3-88.6
Female 425 *** *** *** *** *** *** 405 95.7 93.1-97.3
RACE
White 535 16 3.8 2.2- 6.7 27 5.4 3.6- 8.1 492 90.7 87.3-93.3
African American 184 *** *** *** *** *** *** 169 92.9 88.0-95.9
Other minorities 83 *** *** *** *** *** *** 63 77.8 66.0-86.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 67 *** *** *** 13 18.0 10.2-29.8 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 741 22 3.6 2.2- 5.7 34 4.5 3.1- 6.5 685 91.9 89.3-94.0
AGE
18-34 185 *** *** *** *** *** *** 165 89.6 83.7-93.5
35-54 355 *** *** *** 20 5.5 3.4- 8.8 323 91.1 87.2-93.8
55-64 198 *** *** *** 14 8.3 4.7-14.5 180 89.3 82.8-93.6
65-74 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 66 *** *** *** 15 18.6 10.8-30.2 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 221 *** *** *** 18 7.9 4.8-12.8 193 87.8 82.1-91.8
Some Post-H.S. 257 *** *** *** *** *** *** 238 93.3 89.1-95.9
College Graduate 263 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 113 *** *** *** *** *** *** 90 80.5 71.2-87.4
$25,000- 34,999 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 112 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 352 *** *** *** *** *** *** 335 95.9 93.0-97.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 84 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 723 29 4.6 3.0- 6.9 42 5.4 3.9- 7.6 652 90.0 87.1-92.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 111 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 698 29 4.7 3.1- 7.1 44 6.2 4.5- 8.6 625 89.1 86.1-91.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 644 26 4.6 3.0- 7.1 39 5.7 4.0- 8.1 579 89.7 86.6-92.1
No 166 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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