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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-Non-Hispanic Black

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 2,714 197 8.3 7.0- 9.7 2,517 91.7 90.3-93.0
-Non-Hispanic Black 537 36 7.6 5.3-10.9 501 92.4 89.1-94.7
GENDER
Male 195 23 11.6 7.4-17.6 172 88.4 82.4-92.6
Female 342 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 135 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 177 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 155 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 185 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 83 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 474 32 7.4 5.1-10.7 442 92.6 89.3-94.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 469 32 7.9 5.4-11.5 437 92.1 88.5-94.6
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 236 15 7.3 4.3-12.3 221 92.7 87.7-95.7
Regional City or Suburban 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 216 17 9.2 5.1-16.0 199 90.8 84.0-94.9

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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 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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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