2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 5

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 2,382 163 7.2 6.0- 8.6 2,219 92.8 91.4-94.0
Medicaid Region 5 543 41 8.0 5.5-11.4 502 92.0 88.6-94.5
GENDER
Male 279 31 12.0 8.2-17.4 248 88.0 82.6-91.8
Female 264 *** *** *** 254 96.7 91.8-98.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 304 15 6.5 3.7-11.1 289 93.5 88.9-96.3
Non-Hispanic Black 118 *** *** *** 108 90.7 80.8-95.8
Other 121 16 11.2 6.3-19.0 105 88.8 81.0-93.7
AGE
18-44 250 23 10.3 6.5-15.9 227 89.7 84.1-93.5
45-64 225 14 4.7 2.6- 8.6 211 95.3 91.4-97.4
65+ 53 *** *** *** 49 92.1 78.8-97.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 25 15.1 9.7-22.7 148 84.9 77.3-90.3
Some Post-H.S. 155 *** *** *** 147 95.0 88.4-97.9
College Graduate 210 *** *** *** 203 97.2 92.9-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 24 12.9 8.0-20.1 177 87.1 79.9-92.0
$50,000+ 250 12 4.4 2.3- 8.3 238 95.6 91.7-97.7
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 92 *** *** *** 87 92.3 80.3-97.2

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

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 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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