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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 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 9 & 10 800 37 5.3 3.3- 8.4 28 3.9 2.6- 5.9 735 90.8 87.5-93.3
GENDER
Male 324 15 5.1 2.3-10.7 14 3.7 2.0- 6.6 295 91.3 85.8-94.7
Female 476 22 5.5 3.0- 9.6 14 4.2 2.3- 7.2 440 90.4 85.8-93.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 518 20 4.9 2.5- 9.3 18 3.7 2.2- 6.1 480 91.4 87.0-94.4
Non-Hispanic Black 219 14 7.2 3.6-13.8 *** *** *** 200 89.6 82.6-94.0
Other 53 *** *** *** *** *** *** 45 89.2 75.1-95.8
AGE
18-44 188 *** *** *** 11 4.0 2.0- 7.7 169 89.6 82.2-94.2
44-64 344 21 5.7 3.4- 9.6 13 5.6 3.2- 9.7 310 88.7 83.8-92.2
65+ 261 *** *** *** *** *** *** 249 96.0 92.6-97.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 334 16 4.7 2.1-10.1 17 4.9 2.9- 8.4 301 90.3 84.9-94.0
Some College + 465 21 5.8 3.2-10.2 11 3.0 1.6- 5.7 433 91.2 86.6-94.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 386 20 6.2 3.2-11.6 16 4.3 2.5- 7.3 350 89.5 84.1-93.2
$50,000+ 252 *** *** *** *** *** *** 238 94.1 89.1-96.9

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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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