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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-Non-Hispanic White

On how many of the past 7 days, did someone smoke in your indoor workplace
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 2,714 94 4.0 3.2- 5.1 103 4.2 3.4- 5.3 2,517 91.7 90.3-93.0
-Non-Hispanic White 1,750 42 2.8 2.0- 4.0 51 3.3 2.4- 4.6 1,657 93.8 92.2-95.1
GENDER
Male 875 30 4.1 2.7- 6.2 43 5.2 3.6- 7.3 802 90.7 88.0-92.9
Female 875 *** *** *** *** *** *** 855 97.5 95.8-98.5
AGE
18-34 300 *** *** *** *** *** *** 278 91.2 86.4-94.4
35-44 351 *** *** *** 13 4.5 2.5- 8.0 332 93.7 89.6-96.2
45-54 467 *** *** *** *** *** *** 447 95.5 92.5-97.3
55-64 460 *** *** *** *** *** *** 438 95.3 92.6-97.0
65-74 130 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 27 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 40 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 359 22 6.9 4.2-11.1 20 5.7 3.3- 9.7 317 87.4 82.3-91.2
Some Post-H.S. 505 *** *** *** 19 4.0 2.4- 6.5 480 95.2 92.6-96.9
College Graduate 840 *** *** *** *** *** *** 822 97.9 96.4-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 30 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 137 *** *** *** *** *** *** 119 82.7 72.2-89.8
$25,000- 34,999 113 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 215 *** *** *** *** *** *** 196 90.9 85.2-94.5
$50,000- 74,999 321 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 692 *** *** *** *** *** *** 678 97.8 96.2-98.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 223 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,523 38 2.9 2.0- 4.3 44 3.3 2.3- 4.7 1,441 93.8 92.0-95.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 191 *** *** *** *** *** *** 178 94.2 89.8-96.7
Non-Veteran 1,556 37 2.9 2.0- 4.3 43 3.3 2.3- 4.7 1,476 93.8 92.0-95.2
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 489 *** *** *** *** *** *** 473 95.9 93.1-97.7
Regional City or Suburban 434 *** *** *** *** *** *** 414 95.0 92.0-96.9
Rural 827 25 3.9 2.4- 6.2 32 4.5 2.9- 7.0 770 91.6 88.6-93.9

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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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