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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

Secondhand Smoke

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
Region 4 774 *** *** *** 60 9.4 7.2-12.3 707 89.1 86.1-91.5
GENDER
Male 366 *** *** *** 34 10.9 7.6-15.4 327 86.8 81.8-90.5
Female 408 *** *** *** 26 8.1 5.4-12.0 380 91.2 87.2-94.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 510 *** *** *** 41 10.6 7.7-14.4 467 88.6 84.7-91.7
Non-Hispanic Black 152 *** *** *** 18 11.7 7.1-18.5 130 84.4 76.5-90.0
Other 104 *** *** *** *** *** *** 102 98.7 93.8-99.7
AGE
18-44 269 *** *** *** 20 9.2 5.8-14.2 245 88.9 83.5-92.7
45-64 285 *** *** *** 22 9.4 6.2-14.1 261 89.2 84.1-92.8
65+ 213 *** *** *** 18 10.5 6.2-17.2 194 88.8 82.0-93.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 275 *** *** *** 35 15.6 11.2-21.3 234 81.3 75.2-86.2
Some College + 496 *** *** *** 25 5.3 3.4- 8.1 470 94.4 91.5-96.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 323 *** *** *** 36 13.4 9.5-18.8 283 84.7 79.2-89.0
$50,000+ 318 *** *** *** 13 5.4 3.1- 9.2 304 94.2 90.3-96.6

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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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