2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 5

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 4,764 132 2.7 2.2- 3.3 307 7.5 6.6- 8.6 4,325 89.8 88.6-90.9
Medicaid Region 5 1,180 36 2.8 1.9- 4.1 89 9.1 7.2-11.5 1,055 88.1 85.5-90.3
GENDER
Male 520 19 3.7 2.2- 6.2 41 7.6 5.4-10.8 460 88.7 85.0-91.5
Female 660 17 1.9 1.1- 3.3 48 10.5 7.5-14.4 595 87.6 83.6-90.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 658 12 1.6 0.8- 2.9 56 10.6 7.9-14.2 590 87.8 84.2-90.7
Non-Hispanic Black 286 13 4.8 2.5- 9.3 20 9.2 5.5-15.1 253 85.9 79.6-90.6
Other 236 11 4.1 2.1- 7.8 13 3.7 1.8- 7.6 212 92.2 87.5-95.2
AGE
18-44 367 16 3.4 1.9- 5.9 32 11.0 7.5-15.9 319 85.6 80.6-89.5
45-64 389 *** *** *** 34 10.3 7.2-14.5 345 86.9 82.4-90.5
65+ 391 *** *** *** 21 4.4 2.7- 7.3 360 93.7 90.5-95.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 440 16 2.9 1.7- 4.9 46 12.2 8.6-17.0 378 84.9 80.0-88.8
Some Post-H.S. 356 14 3.7 2.0- 6.8 29 8.5 5.5-13.0 313 87.8 82.9-91.4
College Graduate 375 *** *** *** 11 4.2 2.1- 8.4 358 94.5 90.3-96.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 535 28 4.3 2.9- 6.5 58 13.9 10.3-18.5 449 81.8 77.1-85.7
$50,000+ 413 *** *** *** 12 2.6 1.4- 4.8 396 95.7 92.5-97.6
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 232 *** *** *** 19 10.0 6.1-16.1 210 88.8 82.6-92.9

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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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