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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-Non-Hispanic White

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 White 3,862 85 2.1 1.6- 2.7 291 9.3 8.1-10.7 3,486 88.6 87.1-89.9
GENDER
Male 1,643 41 2.2 1.5- 3.1 134 9.4 7.7-11.5 1,468 88.4 86.2-90.2
Female 2,219 44 2.0 1.4- 2.9 157 9.2 7.6-11.2 2,018 88.7 86.7-90.5
AGE
18-34 487 16 2.5 1.4- 4.3 31 9.1 6.1-13.4 440 88.4 84.1-91.7
35-44 434 *** *** *** 33 9.0 6.1-13.0 394 89.7 85.6-92.7
45-54 655 *** *** *** 74 13.7 10.6-17.6 569 84.1 80.1-87.5
55-64 855 27 3.1 2.0- 4.9 86 10.6 8.4-13.3 742 86.3 83.3-88.8
65-74 833 18 2.2 1.3- 3.6 46 6.4 4.3- 9.4 769 91.5 88.4-93.8
75+ 566 *** *** *** 19 5.1 3.2- 8.1 543 94.4 91.4-96.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 283 13 3.8 2.1- 6.8 59 24.1 18.1-31.4 211 72.1 64.8-78.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 963 31 2.7 1.8- 4.0 100 11.8 9.5-14.6 832 85.5 82.6-88.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,136 24 2.2 1.4- 3.5 103 8.6 6.9-10.8 1,009 89.2 86.8-91.2
College Graduate 1,468 *** *** *** 28 1.8 1.1- 2.7 1,423 97.4 96.3-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 269 18 8.2 5.0-13.4 41 17.6 12.5-24.1 210 74.2 67.1-80.2
$15,000- 24,999 502 21 3.1 1.9- 5.1 73 17.8 13.5-23.1 408 79.1 73.8-83.6
$25,000- 34,999 307 *** *** *** 29 13.9 9.1-20.8 270 83.3 76.3-88.5
$35,000- 49,999 456 *** *** *** 31 9.0 5.6-14.0 416 89.6 84.6-93.1
$50,000- 74,999 551 *** *** *** 33 7.0 4.6-10.5 511 91.7 88.1-94.3
$75,000+ 1,006 *** *** *** 27 3.5 2.3- 5.4 972 96.0 94.1-97.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,116 35 3.2 2.2- 4.8 136 14.2 11.7-17.3 945 82.5 79.4-85.3
No 2,731 50 1.7 1.2- 2.4 155 7.6 6.2- 9.1 2,526 90.7 89.1-92.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 555 *** *** *** 35 6.5 4.5- 9.3 504 91.1 88.0-93.5
Non-Veteran 3,303 69 2.1 1.6- 2.7 255 9.7 8.4-11.3 2,979 88.2 86.6-89.6
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 925 *** *** *** 45 5.5 3.9- 7.8 872 93.6 91.3-95.3
Regional City or Suburban 926 26 2.6 1.7- 3.9 74 9.0 7.0-11.6 826 88.4 85.6-90.7
Rural 2,011 51 2.6 1.8- 3.6 172 11.7 9.7-14.1 1,788 85.7 83.3-87.9

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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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