2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 & 7 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 3,791 99 2.9 2.2- 3.8 283 8.4 7.3- 9.8 3,409 88.7 87.2-90.0
Region 6 & 7 763 25 3.3 2.0- 5.3 53 7.5 5.3-10.6 685 89.2 85.8-91.9
GENDER
Male 350 12 3.2 1.5- 6.5 25 7.7 4.4-13.0 313 89.2 83.6-93.0
Female 413 13 3.4 1.7- 6.5 28 7.4 4.6-11.5 372 89.2 84.6-92.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 428 11 2.6 1.2- 5.5 23 4.9 3.0- 8.1 394 92.5 88.8-95.1
Non-Hispanic Black 228 *** *** *** 22 13.8 8.1-22.7 197 81.6 72.6-88.1
Other 107 *** *** *** *** *** *** 94 90.8 82.3-95.4
AGE
18-44 237 *** *** *** 21 10.9 6.5-17.8 207 86.5 79.5-91.3
45-64 328 *** *** *** 23 5.8 3.4- 9.7 297 91.3 86.6-94.5
65+ 190 *** *** *** *** *** *** 173 90.4 83.4-94.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 262 15 5.4 2.9- 9.8 25 11.8 7.2-18.9 222 82.8 75.5-88.2
Some College + 498 *** *** *** 28 4.7 3.0- 7.3 460 93.4 90.3-95.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 347 12 2.8 1.3- 5.9 40 11.9 7.8-17.7 295 85.3 79.3-89.8
$50,000+ 276 *** *** *** *** *** *** 264 95.3 90.8-97.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2017 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2017 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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