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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Secondhand Smoke

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
Region 5 372 26 7.1 4.7-10.7 346 92.9 89.3-95.3
GENDER
Male 180 18 9.6 5.8-15.4 162 90.4 84.6-94.2
Female 192 *** *** *** 184 95.5 90.6-97.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 218 *** *** *** 208 95.5 91.1-97.7
Non-Hispanic Black 84 *** *** *** 79 92.4 82.6-96.9
Other 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 175 15 8.0 4.6-13.6 160 92.0 86.4-95.4
44-64 166 *** *** *** 158 94.7 89.5-97.4
65+ 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 108 16 13.4 7.9-21.9 92 86.6 78.1-92.1
Some College + 263 *** *** *** 254 96.3 92.6-98.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 19 14.3 9.0-22.0 119 85.7 78.0-91.0
$50,000+ 183 *** *** *** 182 99.5 96.9-99.9

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*This question was asked of respondents that were employed or self-employed.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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