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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 469 *** *** *** 37 8.5 5.9-12.1 427 90.5 86.8-93.2
GENDER
Male 212 *** *** *** 18 7.9 4.6-13.3 192 91.1 85.7-94.6
Female 257 *** *** *** 19 9.0 5.4-14.5 235 89.9 84.3-93.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 281 *** *** *** 18 7.9 4.7-12.9 260 91.1 86.0-94.4
Non-Hispanic Black 104 *** *** *** *** *** *** 95 93.4 87.3-96.7
Other 80 *** *** *** 11 14.2 7.2-26.3 68 84.6 72.5-91.9
AGE
18-44 129 *** *** *** 14 11.5 6.5-19.5 114 87.9 79.9-93.0
45-64 183 *** *** *** 16 7.7 4.6-12.6 164 90.7 85.4-94.1
65+ 155 *** *** *** *** *** *** 147 94.6 88.9-97.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 217 *** *** *** 23 10.7 6.7-16.6 189 87.3 81.2-91.6
Some College + 251 *** *** *** 14 6.3 3.4-11.2 237 93.7 88.8-96.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 242 *** *** *** 28 13.1 8.7-19.4 210 85.3 78.9-90.0
$50,000+ 128 *** *** *** *** *** *** 127 99.4 96.1-99.9

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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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