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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-Non-Hispanic Black

On how many of the past 7 days, did anyone smoke in your home 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 5,690 170 2.9 2.5- 3.5 456 9.7 8.7-10.8 5,064 87.4 86.2-88.5
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,096 56 4.8 3.6- 6.5 118 13.0 10.6-15.8 922 82.2 79.2-84.9
GENDER
Male 400 27 6.4 4.1- 9.6 57 15.9 12.0-20.9 316 77.7 72.4-82.2
Female 696 29 3.6 2.4- 5.4 61 10.7 8.0-14.1 606 85.7 82.1-88.7
AGE
18-34 188 *** *** *** 28 17.6 12.1-25.0 151 78.1 70.5-84.2
35-44 178 *** *** *** 20 11.0 7.0-17.0 146 83.9 77.4-88.9
45-54 223 15 7.9 4.5-13.3 20 10.8 6.6-17.2 188 81.3 74.2-86.8
55-64 253 *** *** *** 36 17.1 11.6-24.5 205 78.6 71.2-84.5
65-74 154 *** *** *** *** *** *** 138 89.4 82.2-93.8
75+ 88 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 127 *** *** *** 23 21.4 13.7-31.8 95 71.3 60.5-80.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 396 22 4.9 3.1- 7.6 56 16.7 12.5-21.8 318 78.5 73.1-83.0
Some Post-H.S. 304 17 4.6 2.6- 7.8 30 9.9 6.5-14.9 257 85.5 80.2-89.6
College Graduate 269 *** *** *** *** *** *** 252 92.7 88.0-95.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 149 *** *** *** 25 21.3 13.7-31.5 112 71.9 61.7-80.2
$15,000- 24,999 265 22 7.9 4.9-12.4 29 12.0 7.8-18.0 214 80.1 73.5-85.4
$25,000- 34,999 107 *** *** *** 12 12.5 6.9-21.6 90 84.6 75.4-90.7
$35,000- 49,999 127 *** *** *** *** *** *** 110 84.5 75.0-90.8
$50,000- 74,999 114 *** *** *** 11 11.5 6.3-20.0 99 83.9 74.3-90.4
$75,000+ 112 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 318 28 8.0 5.4-11.9 42 14.6 10.3-20.3 248 77.4 71.3-82.5
No 774 28 3.7 2.4- 5.7 74 12.1 9.4-15.5 672 84.2 80.6-87.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 144 *** *** *** *** *** *** 124 86.2 78.9-91.3
Non-Veteran 951 47 4.5 3.2- 6.3 107 13.8 11.2-17.0 797 81.6 78.3-84.6
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 408 19 3.6 2.2- 5.9 46 14.5 10.7-19.4 343 81.8 76.8-85.9
Regional City or Suburban 186 *** *** *** 18 12.4 7.3-20.1 156 83.5 75.8-89.1
Rural 502 25 6.4 4.0- 9.9 54 11.5 8.4-15.7 423 82.1 77.3-86.1

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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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