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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 1,443 33 2.5 1.7- 3.7 29 2.0 1.3- 2.9 1,381 95.5 94.1-96.6
RACE
White 978 24 3.0 1.9- 4.6 13 1.2 0.7- 2.0 941 95.9 94.1-97.1
African American 358 *** *** *** 12 4.1 2.2- 7.4 339 94.4 91.0-96.6
Other Minorities 87 *** *** *** *** *** *** 83 96.5 90.2-98.8
AGE
18-34 287 12 3.9 2.1- 7.2 *** *** *** 268 93.9 90.3-96.3
35-44 294 *** *** *** *** *** *** 284 96.8 93.8-98.4
45-54 365 *** *** *** *** *** *** 352 96.6 93.9-98.1
55-64 343 *** *** *** *** *** *** 330 96.1 93.1-97.9
65-74 105 *** *** *** *** *** *** 102 96.1 86.4-99.0
75+ 30 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** 64 91.3 81.2-96.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 320 *** *** *** 12 3.8 2.0- 6.9 302 94.8 91.4-96.9
Some Post-H.S. 425 16 4.2 2.5- 7.1 *** *** *** 405 94.9 91.9-96.8
College Graduate 624 *** *** *** *** *** *** 606 97.4 95.7-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 78 *** *** *** *** *** *** 70 86.9 74.6-93.8
$15,000- 24,999 203 *** *** *** *** *** *** 186 91.5 86.2-94.9
$25,000- 34,999 151 *** *** *** *** *** *** 140 93.3 87.4-96.6
$35,000- 49,999 203 *** *** *** *** *** *** 199 98.1 95.1-99.3
$50,000- 74,999 184 *** *** *** *** *** *** 177 97.4 94.2-98.8
$75,000+ 399 *** *** *** *** *** *** 394 98.2 95.3-99.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 166 *** *** *** *** *** *** 157 93.6 87.2-96.9
No 1,275 30 2.5 1.7- 3.7 23 1.8 1.1- 2.7 1,222 95.7 94.3-96.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 46 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,397 33 2.6 1.8- 3.8 29 2.0 1.4- 3.0 1,335 95.4 93.9-96.5
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 733 19 3.2 1.9- 5.3 21 2.4 1.5- 3.8 693 94.4 92.1-96.1
No 710 14 1.8 1.1- 3.1 *** *** *** 688 96.7 94.8-97.9

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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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