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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-Non-Hispanic White

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 White 1,750 93 6.2 4.9- 7.8 1,657 93.8 92.2-95.1
GENDER
Male 875 73 9.3 7.1-12.0 802 90.7 88.0-92.9
Female 875 20 2.5 1.5- 4.2 855 97.5 95.8-98.5
AGE
18-34 300 22 8.8 5.6-13.6 278 91.2 86.4-94.4
35-44 351 19 6.3 3.8-10.4 332 93.7 89.6-96.2
45-54 467 20 4.5 2.7- 7.5 447 95.5 92.5-97.3
55-64 460 22 4.7 3.0- 7.4 438 95.3 92.6-97.0
65-74 130 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 359 42 12.6 8.8-17.7 317 87.4 82.3-91.2
Some Post-H.S. 505 25 4.8 3.1- 7.4 480 95.2 92.6-96.9
College Graduate 840 18 2.1 1.3- 3.6 822 97.9 96.4-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 137 18 17.3 10.2-27.8 119 82.7 72.2-89.8
$25,000- 34,999 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 215 19 9.1 5.5-14.8 196 90.9 85.2-94.5
$50,000- 74,999 321 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 692 14 2.2 1.2- 3.8 678 97.8 96.2-98.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 223 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,523 82 6.2 4.8- 8.0 1,441 93.8 92.0-95.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 191 13 5.8 3.3-10.2 178 94.2 89.8-96.7
Non-Veteran 1,556 80 6.2 4.8- 8.0 1,476 93.8 92.0-95.2
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 489 16 4.1 2.3- 6.9 473 95.9 93.1-97.7
Regional City or Suburban 434 20 5.0 3.1- 8.0 414 95.0 92.0-96.9
Rural 827 57 8.4 6.1-11.4 770 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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