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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 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 9 416 21 5.9 3.4-10.1 16 2.8 1.6- 4.9 379 91.3 87.0-94.2
GENDER
Male 170 *** *** *** *** *** *** 152 89.7 82.3-94.2
Female 246 12 5.5 2.6-11.1 *** *** *** 227 92.8 87.3-96.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 257 *** *** *** *** *** *** 237 92.8 87.2-96.0
Non-Hispanic Black 121 *** *** *** *** *** *** 108 90.8 83.4-95.1
Other 32 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 103 *** *** *** *** *** *** 91 88.5 78.5-94.2
45-64 169 *** *** *** *** *** *** 154 92.2 86.4-95.6
65+ 141 *** *** *** *** *** *** 131 94.0 88.5-97.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 174 *** *** *** *** *** *** 160 91.1 82.5-95.7
Some College + 241 12 4.6 2.5- 8.4 11 4.0 2.0- 7.6 218 91.4 86.8-94.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 199 14 9.7 5.0-18.0 *** *** *** 175 86.0 77.9-91.5
$50,000+ 141 *** *** *** *** *** *** 133 95.4 90.7-97.8

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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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