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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 Demographics

Secondhand Smoke

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
Region 3 541 23 4.1 2.6- 6.5 47 10.4 7.5-14.2 471 85.5 81.4-88.8
GENDER
Male 242 12 4.1 2.2- 7.7 24 10.2 6.5-15.8 206 85.6 79.7-90.0
Female 299 11 4.1 2.0- 7.9 23 10.5 6.6-16.4 265 85.4 79.3-89.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 428 17 4.2 2.4- 7.2 34 9.9 6.7-14.3 377 85.9 81.1-89.6
Non-Hispanic Black 64 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 146 *** *** *** *** *** *** 133 89.8 82.4-94.3
44-64 212 12 5.5 3.0-10.0 27 16.9 11.2-24.7 173 77.6 69.7-83.9
65+ 178 *** *** *** 12 6.3 3.4-11.3 161 90.4 84.5-94.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 218 14 5.1 2.9- 8.9 30 13.9 9.3-20.3 174 80.9 74.3-86.2
Some College + 322 *** *** *** 16 7.1 4.0-12.4 297 89.7 84.0-93.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 273 19 6.2 3.8-10.0 33 14.9 10.1-21.4 221 78.9 72.1-84.3
$50,000+ 175 *** *** *** *** *** *** 165 93.7 88.0-96.8

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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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