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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Tobacco Use Prevention

In the following locations, do you think that smoking should be allowed in all areas, some areas , or not allowed at all
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Allowed in all areas Allowed in some areas Not allowed at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,904 591 4.4 4.0- 4.9 1,359 10.0 9.4-10.6 11,954 85.6 84.9-86.3
-Alamance County 372 11 3.4 1.7- 6.6 30 7.6 5.2-11.0 331 89.0 84.9-92.1
GENDER
Male 112 5 5.0 1.9-12.8 15 10.1 5.9-16.9 92 84.9 76.5-90.6
Female 260 6 2.2 0.9- 5.1 15 5.9 3.5- 9.9 239 91.9 87.5-94.8
RACE
White 290 10 3.4 1.8- 6.6 24 8.2 5.4-12.2 256 88.4 83.8-91.8
Other 80 1 3.3 0.5-19.8 6 6.2 2.4-15.0 73 90.6 78.6-96.2
AGE
18-44 138 5 5.0 1.9-12.4 13 7.9 4.5-13.7 120 87.0 79.4-92.1
45+ 234 6 2.1 0.9- 5.0 17 7.4 4.4-12.1 211 90.4 85.5-93.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 180 6 3.5 1.2- 9.6 17 9.2 5.5-14.8 157 87.3 80.6-92.0
Some College + 191 5 3.3 1.3- 7.9 13 6.3 3.5-10.9 173 90.5 84.9-94.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 228 5 1.5 0.6- 3.6 18 7.2 4.4-11.6 205 91.4 86.8-94.4
$50,000+ 77 4 6.2 2.3-15.8 7 9.0 4.2-18.3 66 84.8 73.9-91.7

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

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

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