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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 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 4 769 33 4.0 2.8- 5.8 26 3.6 2.3- 5.4 710 92.4 90.0-94.2
GENDER
Male 363 16 4.3 2.6- 7.0 *** *** *** 337 92.5 88.8-95.0
Female 406 17 3.8 2.2- 6.5 16 3.9 2.3- 6.5 373 92.3 88.9-94.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 505 16 3.2 1.9- 5.4 15 3.2 1.9- 5.4 474 93.6 90.8-95.6
Non-Hispanic Black 152 *** *** *** *** *** *** 140 91.5 84.7-95.4
Other 104 12 10.5 5.6-18.9 *** *** *** 90 88.7 80.4-93.8
AGE
18-44 268 16 5.1 3.0- 8.6 13 4.7 2.6- 8.6 239 90.1 85.6-93.4
45-64 284 15 4.6 2.7- 7.9 *** *** *** 261 92.4 88.6-95.1
65+ 210 *** *** *** *** *** *** 204 97.5 93.8-99.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 272 11 3.1 1.6- 5.9 15 6.0 3.5-10.1 246 90.9 86.5-94.0
Some College + 494 22 4.7 3.0- 7.3 11 2.0 1.0- 3.8 461 93.3 90.5-95.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 318 13 3.1 1.8- 5.6 12 3.3 1.8- 6.0 293 93.5 90.3-95.7
$50,000+ 319 17 5.6 3.4- 9.0 *** *** *** 294 91.8 87.8-94.6

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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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