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2015 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 2,714 197 8.3 7.0- 9.7 2,517 91.7 90.3-93.0
-FEMALES 1,395 46 3.7 2.6- 5.2 1,349 96.3 94.8-97.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 875 20 2.5 1.5- 4.2 855 97.5 95.8-98.5
Non-Hispanic Black 342 13 4.6 2.4- 8.8 329 95.4 91.2-97.6
Other 163 13 8.8 4.8-15.5 150 91.2 84.5-95.2
AGE
18-34 277 16 5.0 2.9- 8.6 261 95.0 91.4-97.1
35-44 308 11 4.8 2.4- 9.6 297 95.2 90.4-97.6
45-54 362 *** *** *** 357 98.9 97.3-99.6
55-64 318 *** *** *** 311 97.5 94.4-98.9
65-74 94 *** *** *** 89 91.4 78.8-96.8
75+ 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 52 *** *** *** 45 91.1 81.4-96.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 304 17 5.4 3.0- 9.7 287 94.6 90.3-97.0
Some Post-H.S. 419 12 3.9 2.1- 7.1 407 96.1 92.9-97.9
College Graduate 618 *** *** *** 608 98.4 96.8-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 71 *** *** *** 63 88.0 75.4-94.6
$15,000- 24,999 204 18 9.5 5.3-16.2 186 90.5 83.8-94.7
$25,000- 34,999 119 *** *** *** 114 95.7 89.3-98.4
$35,000- 49,999 173 *** *** *** 169 97.2 92.0-99.1
$50,000- 74,999 221 *** *** *** 217 96.7 91.0-98.9
$75,000+ 396 *** *** *** 395 99.8 98.9- 100
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 177 *** *** *** 170 92.9 84.6-96.9
No 1,215 39 3.2 2.2- 4.6 1,176 96.8 95.4-97.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 58 *** *** *** 57 98.7 91.0-99.8
Non-Veteran 1,336 45 3.8 2.7- 5.4 1,291 96.2 94.6-97.3
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 472 15 3.4 2.0- 5.9 457 96.6 94.1-98.0
Regional City or Suburban 303 *** *** *** 297 97.8 94.7-99.1
Rural 620 25 4.9 3.0- 7.9 595 95.1 92.1-97.0

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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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