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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Cumberland County

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Which of the following best describes your place of works' official smoking policy for indoor public or common areas, such as lobbies, rest rooms, and lunch rooms?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Not allowed Allowed in some areas Allowed in all areas No official policy
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,535 1,233 76.2 72.5-79.5 200 14.8 12.2-17.7 43 3.4 2.1- 5.4 59 5.7 3.9- 8.2
Cumberland County 91 81 90.9 82.3-95.6 8 7.4 3.2-15.9 2 1.7 0.4- 6.6 0 0.0 . - .
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 108 91 86.3 78.2-91.7 12 9.1 5.0-16.2 1 1.1 0.2- 7.4 4 3.5 1.3- 9.2
Durham 111 97 90.0 81.7-94.8 9 7.3 3.2-15.6 3 1.4 0.4- 4.6 2 1.3 0.3- 5.1
Forsyth 110 81 75.1 65.4-82.7 20 17.1 10.7-26.0 5 5.4 2.2-12.5 4 2.5 0.9- 6.8
Gaston 111 87 80.4 71.5-87.0 16 12.5 7.4-20.3 3 3.3 1.0- 9.8 5 3.8 1.5- 9.0
Guilford 103 82 81.7 72.4-88.4 13 11.9 6.6-20.5 2 1.5 0.4- 5.9 6 4.8 2.0-11.3
Mecklenburg 123 106 85.4 76.7-91.2 12 9.3 5.0-16.6 0 0.0 . - . 5 5.4 2.1-13.0
New Hanover 100 89 75.1 50.2-90.1 6 7.0 2.9-16.0 2 1.9 0.5- 7.6 3 15.9 3.5-49.4
Onslow 114 95 83.8 74.7-90.1 11 9.8 5.0-18.3 4 3.6 1.3- 9.6 4 2.8 1.0- 7.6
Wake 134 109 80.3 71.4-86.9 18 14.4 8.7-23.0 2 1.2 0.3- 4.8 5 4.1 1.7- 9.5
Western NC 130 92 65.4 55.0-74.6 29 27.9 19.3-38.6 6 5.1 2.2-11.7 3 1.5 0.5- 4.8
Piedmont NC 160 120 74.7 65.6-82.1 25 13.4 8.5-20.5 8 5.6 2.4-12.7 7 6.2 2.7-13.6
Eastern NC 140 103 70.3 60.3-78.7 21 17.3 10.8-26.4 5 2.9 1.1- 7.3 11 9.5 4.9-17.7

+ Approximately half of the respondents received questions from this topic See Technical Notes for more information.

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for Cumberland County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported working indoors most of the time.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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