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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 1,443 62 4.5 3.4- 5.9 1,381 95.5 94.1-96.6
RACE
White 978 37 4.1 2.9- 5.9 941 95.9 94.1-97.1
African American 358 19 5.6 3.4- 9.0 339 94.4 91.0-96.6
Other Minorities 87 *** *** *** 83 96.5 90.2-98.8
AGE
18-34 287 19 6.1 3.7- 9.7 268 93.9 90.3-96.3
35-44 294 *** *** *** 284 96.8 93.8-98.4
45-54 365 13 3.4 1.9- 6.1 352 96.6 93.9-98.1
55-64 343 13 3.9 2.1- 6.9 330 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 18 5.2 3.1- 8.6 302 94.8 91.4-96.9
Some Post-H.S. 425 20 5.1 3.2- 8.1 405 94.9 91.9-96.8
College Graduate 624 18 2.6 1.6- 4.3 606 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 17 8.5 5.1-13.8 186 91.5 86.2-94.9
$25,000- 34,999 151 11 6.7 3.4-12.6 140 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 53 4.3 3.2- 5.7 1,222 95.7 94.3-96.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,397 62 4.6 3.5- 6.1 1,335 95.4 93.9-96.5
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 733 40 5.6 3.9- 7.9 693 94.4 92.1-96.1
No 710 22 3.3 2.1- 5.2 688 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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