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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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 6 438 13 2.9 1.5- 5.6 18 4.5 2.7- 7.5 407 92.5 89.0-95.0
GENDER
Male 191 *** *** *** *** *** *** 178 92.8 87.0-96.1
Female 247 *** *** *** 11 5.7 3.0-10.6 229 92.3 87.4-95.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 233 *** *** *** *** *** *** 218 92.2 86.6-95.6
Non-Hispanic Black 141 *** *** *** *** *** *** 132 93.8 87.7-97.0
Other 59 *** *** *** *** *** *** 53 92.4 82.7-96.9
AGE
18-44 143 *** *** *** *** *** *** 129 90.7 84.0-94.8
45-64 152 *** *** *** *** *** *** 142 93.1 86.8-96.5
65+ 139 *** *** *** *** *** *** 132 95.2 89.4-97.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 183 *** *** *** *** *** *** 170 91.7 85.3-95.4
Some College + 253 *** *** *** *** *** *** 235 93.2 88.9-95.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 236 *** *** *** 12 5.7 3.0-10.5 221 93.1 88.1-96.1
$50,000+ 125 *** *** *** *** *** *** 117 94.8 89.5-97.5

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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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