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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 709 14 2.0 1.1- 3.4 60 10.9 8.2-14.4 635 87.1 83.6-90.0
GENDER
Male 296 11 3.8 2.0- 6.9 24 10.8 6.9-16.5 261 85.4 79.6-89.8
Female 413 *** *** *** 36 11.1 7.7-15.7 374 88.5 83.9-92.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 433 *** *** *** 34 10.0 6.9-14.5 395 88.8 84.2-92.1
Non-Hispanic Black 164 *** *** *** 21 17.2 11.0-25.8 135 78.5 69.8-85.3
Other 98 *** *** *** *** *** *** 91 94.3 87.5-97.5
AGE
18-44 247 *** *** *** 24 11.6 7.5-17.7 216 86.4 80.3-90.8
44-64 254 *** *** *** 23 11.0 7.1-16.6 225 86.1 80.0-90.5
65+ 197 *** *** *** 13 10.4 5.4-19.2 183 89.2 80.4-94.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 244 *** *** *** 33 17.5 12.2-24.5 203 79.3 72.3-85.0
Some College + 460 *** *** *** 27 6.7 4.3-10.2 427 92.1 88.5-94.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 309 *** *** *** 35 14.7 10.1-20.8 266 82.6 76.4-87.5
$50,000+ 254 *** *** *** *** *** *** 240 93.1 88.0-96.1

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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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