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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 550 14 2.5 1.4- 4.5 39 8.5 6.1-11.9 497 88.9 85.3-91.7
GENDER
Male 232 *** *** *** 18 9.3 5.7-14.9 207 88.0 82.1-92.1
Female 318 *** *** *** 21 7.8 4.9-12.1 290 89.9 85.2-93.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 357 *** *** *** 23 7.8 5.1-11.9 327 90.6 86.3-93.6
Non-Hispanic Black 110 *** *** *** *** *** *** 95 85.0 75.4-91.2
Other 75 *** *** *** *** *** *** 69 89.4 76.6-95.6
AGE
18-44 155 *** *** *** *** *** *** 139 90.8 84.7-94.6
44-64 212 *** *** *** 23 13.8 9.0-20.7 185 84.7 77.8-89.7
65+ 174 *** *** *** *** *** *** 165 92.0 84.5-96.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 232 *** *** *** 23 11.8 7.6-18.0 201 84.8 78.3-89.5
Some College + 316 *** *** *** 16 5.7 3.4- 9.5 294 92.4 88.4-95.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 256 11 4.3 2.3- 8.0 31 14.8 10.2-20.9 214 80.9 74.5-86.0
$50,000+ 178 *** *** *** *** *** *** 173 97.4 93.4-99.0

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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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