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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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 6,341 228 4.0 3.5- 4.7 507 8.9 8.1- 9.9 5,606 87.0 85.9-88.1
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 801 33 4.5 2.9- 6.8 70 10.0 7.6-13.2 698 85.5 82.0-88.4
Region 3 624 22 4.2 2.6- 6.7 52 8.9 6.6-11.9 550 87.0 83.4-89.8
Region 4 1,232 34 3.5 2.4- 5.2 93 8.3 6.6-10.5 1,105 88.1 85.6-90.3
Region 5 935 38 5.1 3.5- 7.4 68 7.5 5.7- 9.7 829 87.4 84.5-89.9
Region 6 451 25 5.2 3.3- 8.1 42 10.9 7.7-15.3 384 83.8 79.1-87.7
Region 7 905 30 3.1 2.0- 4.9 72 9.2 7.1-11.9 803 87.7 84.7-90.1
Region 8 773 20 2.7 1.7- 4.4 62 8.4 6.3-11.3 691 88.8 85.8-91.3
Region 9 & 10 620 26 4.7 2.9- 7.3 48 9.4 6.8-12.8 546 85.9 82.0-89.1
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,974 79 4.4 3.4- 5.7 174 10.1 8.5-12.0 1,721 85.4 83.3-87.3
Piedmont 3,448 114 3.9 3.2- 4.9 254 8.1 7.1- 9.4 3,080 87.9 86.5-89.2
Western NC 919 35 3.7 2.4- 5.7 79 9.8 7.5-12.6 805 86.5 83.4-89.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 582 22 3.7 2.3- 6.0 54 11.2 8.1-15.2 506 85.1 80.9-88.5
Northwest 1,072 40 4.3 2.9- 6.2 87 9.0 7.2-11.4 945 86.7 84.0-89.0
Charlotte 1,002 27 3.6 2.3- 5.7 76 8.0 6.1-10.4 899 88.4 85.5-90.7
Greensboro 760 31 4.5 3.0- 6.7 63 8.3 6.3-10.9 666 87.1 84.0-89.7
Southern Regional 530 22 4.3 2.7- 6.9 53 11.2 8.1-15.2 455 84.4 80.1-88.0
Southeast 531 18 4.3 2.6- 7.2 38 8.5 5.8-12.4 475 87.1 82.8-90.5
Wake 935 26 3.2 1.9- 5.1 55 7.1 5.3- 9.6 854 89.7 86.9-92.0
Area L & Eastern 929 42 4.8 3.3- 6.9 81 10.1 7.9-12.8 806 85.1 82.0-87.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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