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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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
Region 4 420 28 8.3 5.4-12.4 392 91.7 87.6-94.6
GENDER
Male 223 23 11.5 7.4-17.4 200 88.5 82.6-92.6
Female 197 *** *** *** 192 95.6 88.0-98.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 260 16 7.8 4.4-13.3 244 92.2 86.7-95.6
Non-Hispanic Black 88 *** *** *** 81 90.6 80.6-95.7
Other 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 196 15 9.9 5.5-17.1 181 90.1 82.9-94.5
45-64 190 11 6.3 3.4-11.3 179 93.7 88.7-96.6
65+ 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 116 16 13.7 8.1-22.3 100 86.3 77.7-91.9
Some College + 303 12 5.9 3.0-11.0 291 94.1 89.0-97.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 139 12 10.8 5.8-19.2 127 89.2 80.8-94.2
$50,000+ 231 13 6.2 3.5-10.9 218 93.8 89.1-96.5

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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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