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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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%)
TOTAL 5,188 109 2.3 1.8- 3.0 423 8.7 7.8- 9.8 4,656 88.9 87.8-90.0
GENDER
Male 2,314 49 2.5 1.7- 3.6 200 9.3 7.8-11.0 2,065 88.2 86.3-89.9
Female 2,874 60 2.2 1.6- 3.0 223 8.2 7.0- 9.6 2,591 89.6 88.1-91.0
Have Health Insurance
Yes 4,591 95 2.1 1.6- 2.7 334 7.6 6.7- 8.6 4,162 90.3 89.1-91.3
No 584 *** *** *** 85 14.9 11.4-19.3 485 81.7 77.0-85.6
Body Mass Index
Underweight 67 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 1,427 29 2.3 1.5- 3.6 117 7.8 6.3- 9.7 1,281 89.8 87.7-91.7
Overweight 1,717 45 3.1 2.1- 4.6 122 8.0 6.4- 9.9 1,550 88.9 86.7-90.8
Obese 1,616 27 1.5 0.9- 2.3 155 11.0 9.1-13.2 1,434 87.5 85.2-89.5
Current Smoker
Yes 877 55 6.4 4.5- 9.0 308 34.3 30.4-38.4 514 59.4 55.1-63.5
No 4,288 54 1.4 1.0- 2.0 115 3.2 2.6- 4.1 4,119 95.3 94.4-96.1
History of CVD**
Yes 649 *** *** *** 67 11.5 8.4-15.5 565 85.4 81.0-89.0
No 4,485 92 2.3 1.7- 2.9 346 8.3 7.3- 9.4 4,047 89.4 88.2-90.6
Binge Drinker
Yes 581 27 4.8 3.1- 7.4 77 12.5 9.6-16.1 477 82.7 78.7-86.1
No 4,425 81 2.0 1.5- 2.7 329 8.0 7.0- 9.2 4,015 90.0 88.7-91.1
Heavy Drinker
Yes 313 *** *** *** 43 13.8 9.6-19.6 257 81.0 74.8-86.0
No 4,671 94 2.2 1.7- 2.9 359 8.2 7.2- 9.3 4,218 89.6 88.4-90.7
COPD
Yes 443 *** *** *** 98 23.7 18.8-29.3 331 72.7 66.8-77.9
No 4,732 96 2.2 1.7- 2.9 323 7.5 6.5- 8.5 4,313 90.3 89.1-91.4
Current Asthma
Yes 420 *** *** *** 62 16.9 12.6-22.4 343 79.6 73.9-84.4
No 4,743 94 2.2 1.7- 2.9 354 7.9 7.0- 9.0 4,295 89.8 88.6-90.9
Diabetes
Yes 764 *** *** *** 71 9.5 7.2-12.6 680 89.2 86.1-91.7
No 4,418 97 2.5 1.9- 3.2 351 8.6 7.6- 9.8 3,970 88.9 87.6-90.1
Disability1
Yes 1,456 43 3.8 2.5- 5.8 188 15.0 12.6-17.8 1,225 81.2 78.1-83.9
No 3,711 67 1.9 1.4- 2.5 231 6.5 5.6- 7.6 3,413 91.6 90.4-92.7
Functional Disability1
Yes 1,586 44 3.1 2.1- 4.7 199 14.6 12.4-17.2 1,343 82.2 79.4-84.7
No 3,583 66 2.1 1.5- 2.8 222 6.6 5.6- 7.7 3,295 91.4 90.1-92.5
Has two or more chronic diseases†
Yes 1,694 40 2.6 1.7- 4.0 199 13.3 11.2-15.7 1,455 84.1 81.5-86.4
No 3,495 70 2.2 1.7- 3.0 223 7.0 5.9- 8.1 3,202 90.8 89.5-92.0

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**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

†Chronic diseases include heart disease (heart attack/stoke/angina), current asthma, skin cancer, other cancer, COPD, arthritis, depression, kidney disease and diabetes.

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 phasing out next year, being replaced by Functional Disability.

^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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