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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 424 35 8.9 6.0-12.9 389 91.1 87.1-94.0
GENDER
Male 207 25 11.2 7.0-17.3 182 88.8 82.7-93.0
Female 217 *** *** *** 207 93.8 87.8-96.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 237 *** *** *** 230 94.7 88.4-97.7
Non-Hispanic Black 93 *** *** *** 84 89.5 79.2-95.0
Other 88 19 18.8 11.6-28.8 69 81.2 71.2-88.4
AGE
18-44 230 24 11.6 7.3-17.9 206 88.4 82.1-92.7
44-64 179 *** *** *** 169 94.9 90.3-97.4
65+ 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 108 23 20.5 12.7-31.2 85 79.5 68.8-87.3
Some College + 315 12 4.2 2.2- 7.6 303 95.8 92.4-97.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 144 28 19.4 12.8-28.3 116 80.6 71.7-87.2
$50,000+ 218 *** *** *** 216 98.7 94.1-99.7

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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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