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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-African Americans

Workplace Secondhand Smoke Exposure Indicator for Healthy North Carolina 2020*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-7 days No days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,845 242 9.7 8.5-11.2 2,603 90.3 88.8-91.5
-African Americans 549 45 9.4 6.8-12.8 504 90.6 87.2-93.2
GENDER
Male 191 26 14.7 9.7-21.6 165 85.3 78.4-90.3
Female 358 19 5.6 3.4- 9.0 339 94.4 91.0-96.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 13 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 534 42 9.1 6.5-12.5 492 90.9 87.5-93.5
AGE
18-34 135 12 9.3 5.1-16.2 123 90.7 83.8-94.9
35-44 135 13 12.1 6.9-20.5 122 87.9 79.5-93.1
45-54 145 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 164 22 13.6 8.6-20.9 142 86.4 79.1-91.4
Some Post-H.S. 168 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 180 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 115 15 14.0 8.1-23.1 100 86.0 76.9-91.9
$25,000- 34,999 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 496 41 9.4 6.7-13.0 455 90.6 87.0-93.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 488 39 9.2 6.5-12.8 449 90.8 87.2-93.5
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 238 22 9.5 5.9-14.7 216 90.5 85.3-94.1
No 311 23 9.3 6.0-14.2 288 90.7 85.8-94.0

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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 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.

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