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2019 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 3,180 77 2.5 1.8- 3.3 256 9.0 7.8-10.3 2,847 88.5 87.1-89.9
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 330 *** *** *** 31 11.8 8.0-17.1 294 87.2 81.9-91.1
Region 3 300 *** *** *** 19 7.8 4.5-13.1 271 89.6 84.2-93.3
Region 4 582 *** *** *** 41 8.2 5.8-11.4 531 90.1 86.7-92.6
Region 5 455 *** *** *** 35 9.0 6.2-12.8 411 89.2 85.2-92.2
Region 6 317 *** *** *** 32 10.4 7.1-15.0 279 88.4 83.8-91.8
Region 7 503 13 3.8 1.9- 7.2 33 7.8 5.3-11.4 457 88.5 84.2-91.7
Region 8 398 16 3.2 1.7- 5.9 38 10.0 6.9-14.2 344 86.8 82.3-90.3
Region 9 & 10 295 *** *** *** 27 9.7 6.3-14.5 260 86.6 81.0-90.8
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,064 36 4.0 2.6- 6.2 102 10.4 8.2-13.0 926 85.7 82.6-88.2
Piedmont 1,682 34 2.0 1.3- 2.9 118 8.1 6.6- 9.9 1,530 89.9 88.0-91.5
Western NC 434 *** *** *** 36 10.4 7.2-14.8 391 88.4 83.9-91.7
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 263 *** *** *** 21 9.6 6.0-15.0 239 89.6 84.2-93.3
Northwest 516 15 2.3 1.3- 4.1 41 9.2 6.6-12.9 460 88.4 84.6-91.4
Charlotte 440 *** *** *** 31 8.3 5.6-12.0 402 90.1 86.1-93.0
Greensboro 346 *** *** *** 30 10.2 6.9-14.8 309 88.0 83.3-91.6
Southern Regional 424 15 2.1 1.2- 3.7 46 11.4 8.2-15.5 363 86.5 82.3-89.8
Southeast 189 *** *** *** 15 9.5 5.5-15.9 171 89.1 82.6-93.4
Wake 556 11 2.8 1.3- 5.8 29 6.2 4.0- 9.5 516 91.0 87.1-93.8
Area L & Eastern 446 16 5.2 2.9- 9.1 43 10.2 7.3-14.1 387 84.6 79.8-88.4
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 413 *** *** *** 41 12.6 8.9-17.6 363 85.2 80.1-89.1
Region 2 395 11 2.2 1.1- 4.2 25 7.0 4.4-11.0 359 90.8 86.7-93.7
Region 3 404 *** *** *** 25 7.1 4.6-10.8 374 91.7 87.9-94.4
Region 4 426 *** *** *** 33 9.5 6.5-13.6 384 88.5 84.3-91.7
Region 5 415 14 1.6 0.9- 2.9 46 10.9 7.8-15.1 355 87.5 83.3-90.7
Region 6 357 *** *** *** 17 5.1 3.0- 8.5 335 93.5 89.8-95.9

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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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