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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 761 21 2.6 1.6- 4.2 43 6.3 4.6- 8.6 697 91.1 88.5-93.2
GENDER
Male 328 *** *** *** 22 7.2 4.6-11.1 296 90.5 86.4-93.5
Female 433 11 2.8 1.4- 5.6 21 5.5 3.5- 8.5 401 91.7 88.1-94.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 456 *** *** *** 21 5.0 3.2- 7.8 426 93.0 89.8-95.2
Non-Hispanic Black 181 *** *** *** 18 11.1 6.7-17.7 154 84.4 77.2-89.6
Other 116 *** *** *** *** *** *** 109 94.4 87.8-97.5
AGE
18-44 301 *** *** *** 20 7.5 4.7-11.8 274 90.1 85.5-93.3
44-64 271 *** *** *** 19 6.5 4.0-10.3 243 90.2 85.6-93.5
65+ 181 *** *** *** *** *** *** 172 94.8 89.6-97.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 257 11 3.2 1.6- 6.2 26 10.0 6.7-14.7 220 86.8 81.7-90.6
Some College + 502 *** *** *** 17 4.2 2.5- 7.0 475 93.5 90.3-95.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 303 17 5.3 3.1- 9.1 30 10.2 7.0-14.7 256 84.5 79.3-88.6
$50,000+ 307 *** *** *** *** *** *** 296 96.2 92.9-98.0

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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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