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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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 5,169 225 4.5 3.8- 5.3 168 3.2 2.7- 3.8 4,776 92.3 91.4-93.2
Region 3 486 19 3.8 2.4- 6.0 15 2.5 1.4- 4.4 452 93.7 91.1-95.6
GENDER
Male 209 *** *** *** *** *** *** 197 94.9 90.8-97.2
Female 277 12 4.4 2.4- 7.9 *** *** *** 255 92.6 88.7-95.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 365 12 3.0 1.6- 5.4 *** *** *** 345 95.2 92.4-97.0
Non-Hispanic Black 67 *** *** *** *** *** *** 56 84.6 72.6-91.9
Other 49 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 148 *** *** *** *** *** *** 135 93.8 89.3-96.5
45-64 184 *** *** *** *** *** *** 170 92.4 86.9-95.7
65+ 147 *** *** *** *** *** *** 140 95.1 89.3-97.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 198 *** *** *** *** *** *** 181 91.6 86.6-94.8
Some College + 288 11 3.4 1.8- 6.2 *** *** *** 271 95.5 92.6-97.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 249 12 4.6 2.6- 8.2 13 4.2 2.3- 7.6 224 91.2 86.8-94.2
$50,000+ 153 *** *** *** *** *** *** 147 96.3 91.6-98.4

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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.

^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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