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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke-Non-Hispanic Black

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 5,188 109 2.3 1.8- 3.0 423 8.7 7.8- 9.8 4,656 88.9 87.8-90.0
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,052 36 3.9 2.6- 5.8 117 12.3 9.9-15.2 899 83.8 80.6-86.5
GENDER
Male 423 *** *** *** 52 13.5 9.7-18.6 358 82.9 77.5-87.2
Female 629 23 4.2 2.6- 6.8 65 11.3 8.5-14.9 541 84.5 80.5-87.8
AGE
18-34 209 *** *** *** 31 15.4 10.6-22.0 170 80.0 72.9-85.6
35-44 152 *** *** *** *** *** *** 134 85.3 75.4-91.7
45-54 184 *** *** *** 25 12.9 8.0-20.1 150 82.4 74.9-88.1
55-64 232 *** *** *** 29 12.9 8.3-19.6 196 82.1 74.3-88.0
65-74 175 *** *** *** 15 10.3 5.8-17.7 155 87.6 80.3-92.5
75+ 89 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 142 *** *** *** 23 19.8 12.2-30.4 112 74.9 64.1-83.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 361 17 5.1 3.0- 8.5 48 16.1 11.6-21.9 296 78.8 72.8-83.8
Some Post-H.S. 295 *** *** *** 33 10.0 6.8-14.4 256 86.9 81.7-90.9
College Graduate 253 *** *** *** *** *** *** 234 94.4 90.6-96.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 143 *** *** *** 17 15.5 8.8-25.9 117 77.5 67.0-85.4
$15,000- 24,999 228 13 6.9 3.9-12.0 35 20.0 13.6-28.5 180 73.0 64.5-80.1
$25,000- 34,999 121 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 131 *** *** *** 18 14.4 8.2-24.1 109 84.1 74.5-90.5
$50,000- 74,999 109 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 112 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 297 *** *** *** 46 20.5 14.4-28.3 237 73.3 65.1-80.1
No 748 22 3.2 2.0- 5.0 69 9.5 7.3-12.4 657 87.3 84.2-89.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 345 *** *** *** 54 19.4 14.1-26.3 278 77.1 70.3-82.7
No 703 23 4.1 2.5- 6.7 63 9.4 7.1-12.5 617 86.4 82.9-89.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 122 *** *** *** 17 14.4 7.8-24.9 103 84.7 74.3-91.4
Non-Veteran 930 34 4.3 2.9- 6.4 100 12.1 9.5-15.1 796 83.6 80.2-86.5
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 352 13 3.1 1.7- 5.5 44 12.9 9.3-17.6 295 84.0 79.1-87.9
Regional City or Suburban County 208 *** *** *** 23 10.5 6.7-16.2 174 83.2 76.1-88.6
Rural 492 *** *** *** 50 12.6 8.6-18.1 430 83.8 78.0-88.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 505 14 2.6 1.4- 4.6 59 12.6 9.3-16.9 432 84.8 80.4-88.4
Unemployed 64 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 256 *** *** *** 20 8.5 5.2-13.7 230 89.0 83.4-92.8
Unable to Work 166 *** *** *** 26 18.2 11.5-27.8 130 74.2 63.9-82.4
Other not in Labor Force 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 56 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 132 *** *** *** 21 18.6 11.6-28.5 105 74.5 64.1-82.7
101% to 150% 210 *** *** *** 28 16.9 10.9-25.4 172 79.0 70.6-85.5
151% to 200% 80 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 360 *** *** *** 31 7.8 5.0-11.9 325 91.2 87.0-94.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 288 *** *** *** 26 12.0 7.0-19.8 258 86.8 79.1-92.0
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 325 16 6.2 3.4-11.0 40 13.1 9.3-18.2 269 80.7 74.7-85.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 439 16 3.7 2.1- 6.5 51 12.0 8.7-16.3 372 84.4 79.7-88.1

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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