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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 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 9 416 *** *** *** 36 8.4 5.5-12.5 371 89.7 85.3-92.8
GENDER
Male 170 *** *** *** 16 7.7 3.8-14.9 150 89.7 82.3-94.2
Female 246 *** *** *** 20 9.0 5.4-14.5 221 89.6 83.9-93.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 256 *** *** *** 23 8.7 5.4-13.6 228 89.5 84.1-93.2
Non-Hispanic Black 122 *** *** *** *** *** *** 112 93.2 86.2-96.8
Other 32 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 104 *** *** *** *** *** *** 93 88.8 79.3-94.3
45-64 169 *** *** *** 19 10.1 5.7-17.1 146 87.6 80.4-92.4
65+ 140 *** *** *** *** *** *** 129 93.5 88.2-96.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 174 *** *** *** 15 9.5 5.0-17.3 155 89.3 81.5-94.0
Some College + 241 *** *** *** 21 7.4 4.4-12.2 215 90.0 84.5-93.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 198 *** *** *** 19 8.9 4.8-15.8 177 90.4 83.4-94.6
$50,000+ 141 *** *** *** 13 10.7 5.8-19.0 126 88.0 79.7-93.2

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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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