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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 1 & 2 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 2,531 173 7.7 6.5- 9.2 2,358 92.3 90.8-93.5
Regions 1 & 2 408 34 8.7 5.6-13.5 374 91.3 86.5-94.4
GENDER
Male 196 26 10.7 6.6-16.7 170 89.3 83.3-93.4
Female 212 *** *** *** 204 93.4 83.6-97.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 345 26 7.7 4.8-12.1 319 92.3 87.9-95.2
Non-Hispanic Black 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 174 17 11.1 6.1-19.4 157 88.9 80.6-93.9
45-64 185 13 6.0 3.1-11.4 172 94.0 88.6-96.9
65+ 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 141 13 10.9 5.1-21.7 128 89.1 78.3-94.9
Some College + 267 21 7.3 4.4-11.9 246 92.7 88.1-95.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 170 19 9.6 5.5-16.3 151 90.4 83.7-94.5
$50,000+ 190 11 5.4 2.7-10.7 179 94.6 89.3-97.3

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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 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.

^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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