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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 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 9 & 10 368 27 9.9 6.2-15.6 341 90.1 84.4-93.8
GENDER
Male 172 24 17.2 10.7-26.6 148 82.8 73.4-89.3
Female 196 *** *** *** 193 99.2 97.4-99.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 244 17 10.1 5.5-18.0 227 89.9 82.0-94.5
Non-Hispanic Black 93 *** *** *** 86 91.4 80.4-96.5
Other 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 129 14 13.9 7.5-24.2 115 86.1 75.8-92.5
44-64 206 13 6.5 3.5-11.6 193 93.5 88.4-96.5
65+ 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 122 18 17.9 10.3-29.2 104 82.1 70.8-89.7
Some College + 246 *** *** *** 237 95.4 88.9-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 18 15.4 8.8-25.4 144 84.6 74.6-91.2
$50,000+ 162 *** *** *** 156 95.4 86.3-98.5

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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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