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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Secondhand Smoke

Workplace Secondhand Smoke Exposure Indicator for Healthy North Carolina 2020*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-7 days No days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,591 115 8.1 6.7- 9.9 1,476 91.9 90.1-93.3
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 163 14 7.4 4.2-12.9 149 92.6 87.1-95.8
Region 3 147 *** *** *** 139 94.6 89.0-97.5
Region 4 295 22 7.8 5.0-12.1 273 92.2 87.9-95.0
Region 5 248 16 9.0 5.2-14.9 232 91.0 85.1-94.8
Region 6 146 *** *** *** 136 92.0 85.2-95.9
Region 7 299 20 8.3 5.1-13.3 279 91.7 86.7-94.9
Region 8 169 20 12.9 8.0-20.3 149 87.1 79.7-92.0
Region 9 & 10 124 *** *** *** 119 95.7 89.6-98.3
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 473 41 10.2 7.2-14.1 432 89.8 85.9-92.8
Piedmont 905 58 7.4 5.6- 9.8 847 92.6 90.2-94.4
Western NC 213 16 6.8 4.0-11.4 197 93.2 88.6-96.0
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 125 14 9.9 5.5-17.2 111 90.1 82.8-94.5
Northwest 258 16 6.1 3.6-10.2 242 93.9 89.8-96.4
Charlotte 226 15 7.2 4.2-12.2 211 92.8 87.8-95.8
Greensboro 187 13 9.8 5.4-17.2 174 90.2 82.8-94.6
Southern Regional 184 18 9.3 5.5-15.2 166 90.7 84.8-94.5
Southeast 84 *** *** *** 75 86.0 74.6-92.7
Wake 333 20 7.1 4.4-11.5 313 92.9 88.5-95.6
Area L & Eastern 194 *** *** *** 184 93.4 87.6-96.6
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 194 17 7.5 4.4-12.4 177 92.5 87.6-95.6
Region 2 198 13 6.5 3.6-11.7 185 93.5 88.3-96.4
Region 3 213 14 7.2 4.1-12.4 199 92.8 87.6-95.9
Region 4 231 16 9.7 5.7-16.1 215 90.3 83.9-94.3
Region 5 182 17 9.9 5.6-16.9 165 90.1 83.1-94.4
Region 6 227 *** *** *** 217 96.7 93.4-98.4

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*Asked of respondents that were employed or self-employed.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2019 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2019 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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