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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Secondhand Smoke

On how many of the past 7 days, did someone smoke in your indoor workplace
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 2,531 69 2.8 2.1- 3.7 104 5.0 3.9- 6.3 2,358 92.3 90.8-93.5
Region 5 300 *** *** *** *** *** *** 284 94.1 90.2-96.5
GENDER
Male 159 *** *** *** *** *** *** 147 91.3 84.9-95.2
Female 141 *** *** *** *** *** *** 137 97.2 91.5-99.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 178 *** *** *** *** *** *** 171 94.3 88.3-97.4
Non-Hispanic Black 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** 75 96.0 88.9-98.6
Other 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 134 *** *** *** *** *** *** 125 94.2 88.7-97.1
45-64 130 *** *** *** *** *** *** 125 94.1 86.2-97.6
65+ 30 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 72 *** *** *** *** *** *** 62 86.6 75.8-93.1
Some College + 228 *** *** *** *** *** *** 222 97.0 93.0-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 117 *** *** *** *** *** *** 106 88.7 79.8-93.9
$50,000+ 154 *** *** *** *** *** *** 151 98.3 94.4-99.5

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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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