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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 338 26 8.0 5.0-12.7 312 92.0 87.3-95.0
GENDER
Male 156 18 11.6 6.5-19.7 138 88.4 80.3-93.5
Female 182 *** *** *** 174 95.7 90.7-98.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 200 11 6.5 3.4-12.2 189 93.5 87.8-96.6
Non-Hispanic Black 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 53 *** *** *** 46 89.4 77.8-95.3
AGE
18-44 154 13 8.8 4.4-16.8 141 91.2 83.2-95.6
45-64 160 *** *** *** 152 94.1 87.6-97.3
65+ 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 93 14 15.4 8.0-27.7 79 84.6 72.3-92.0
Some College + 243 12 5.1 2.6- 9.7 231 94.9 90.3-97.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 113 16 14.7 7.8-25.8 97 85.3 74.2-92.2
$50,000+ 173 *** *** *** 166 95.3 89.5-98.0

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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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