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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 Demographics

Secondhand Smoke

On how many of the past 7 days, did you smell tobacco smoke from someone else's cigarette,
cigar, or pipe drifting into your home from nearby apartments or from outside?

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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 5,659 327 6.2 5.4- 7.0 211 4.1 3.5- 4.8 5,121 89.8 88.7-90.7
Region 6 424 24 6.2 4.0- 9.5 20 5.6 3.4- 9.1 380 88.2 83.9-91.4
GENDER
Male 186 *** *** *** 12 7.3 3.9-13.3 164 86.0 78.8-91.0
Female 238 14 5.8 3.3- 9.9 *** *** *** 216 90.2 84.8-93.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 243 12 6.0 3.3-10.9 *** *** *** 221 89.2 83.6-93.0
Non-Hispanic Black 122 *** *** *** *** *** *** 107 86.6 77.0-92.5
Other 53 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 139 *** *** *** *** *** *** 122 86.8 78.9-92.0
44-64 167 12 7.8 4.3-13.8 11 7.7 4.0-14.2 144 84.5 77.0-89.9
65+ 114 *** *** *** *** *** *** 110 96.0 89.4-98.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 164 11 6.5 3.5-11.9 11 8.1 4.1-15.3 142 85.4 77.7-90.7
Some College + 259 13 6.1 3.3-10.9 *** *** *** 237 90.1 84.7-93.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 14 7.4 4.2-12.7 13 8.1 4.4-14.4 161 84.5 77.4-89.7
$50,000+ 144 *** *** *** *** *** *** 136 94.2 88.4-97.3

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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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