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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-MALES

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
-MALES 1,402 180 14.2 12.1-16.6 1,222 85.8 83.4-87.9
RACE
White 1,008 108 12.6 10.2-15.4 900 87.4 84.6-89.8
African American 191 26 14.7 9.7-21.6 165 85.3 78.4-90.3
Other Minorities 181 44 24.1 17.7-31.9 137 75.9 68.1-82.3
AGE
18-34 328 55 17.1 12.9-22.3 273 82.9 77.7-87.1
35-44 298 42 14.9 10.9-20.0 256 85.1 80.0-89.1
45-54 310 40 12.8 9.2-17.4 270 87.2 82.6-90.8
55-64 329 31 10.7 7.4-15.3 298 89.3 84.7-92.6
65-74 106 *** *** *** 97 89.9 80.9-94.9
75+ 13 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 162 55 32.5 24.8-41.3 107 67.5 58.7-75.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 346 56 14.8 11.1-19.4 290 85.2 80.6-88.9
Some Post-H.S. 355 43 13.2 9.4-18.2 312 86.8 81.8-90.6
College Graduate 533 26 5.4 3.5- 8.1 507 94.6 91.9-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 174 49 25.6 19.0-33.5 125 74.4 66.5-81.0
$25,000- 34,999 117 25 26.1 17.8-36.6 92 73.9 63.4-82.2
$35,000- 49,999 183 25 16.2 10.7-23.8 158 83.8 76.2-89.3
$50,000- 74,999 210 19 8.6 5.2-14.0 191 91.4 86.0-94.8
$75,000+ 463 24 6.7 4.1-11.0 439 93.3 89.0-95.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 159 18 13.4 8.1-21.5 141 86.6 78.5-91.9
No 1,235 162 14.3 12.1-16.9 1,073 85.7 83.1-87.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 272 25 8.7 5.6-13.2 247 91.3 86.8-94.4
Non-Veteran 1,129 155 15.5 13.0-18.2 974 84.5 81.8-87.0
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 660 96 14.8 11.9-18.1 564 85.2 81.9-88.1
No 742 84 13.7 10.8-17.2 658 86.3 82.8-89.2

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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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