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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Tobacco Use Prevention

How strongly do you agree or disagree with the following statement.
Tobacco use by adults should not be allowed on school grounds or at any school events.

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  Total
Respond.^
Strongly agree Agree Disagree Strongly disagree No Opinion
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,691 7,817 53.9 52.9-54.9 4,742 31.4 30.4-32.3 1,299 9.2 8.6- 9.8 278 2.1 1.8- 2.4 555 3.5 3.2- 3.9
-Cabarrus County 414 233 56.2 50.7-61.5 135 32.2 27.3-37.4 36 9.0 6.4-12.7 6 1.2 0.5- 2.7 4 1.5 0.5- 4.1
GENDER
Male 155 81 52.4 43.8-60.8 53 33.9 26.3-42.5 18 11.3 6.9-17.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 2 1.8 0.5- 6.9
Female 259 152 59.7 52.9-66.1 82 30.5 24.7-37.1 18 7.0 4.3-11.1 5 1.7 0.7- 4.1 2 1.1 0.2- 5.7
RACE
White 349 193 54.5 48.6-60.3 116 33.1 27.8-38.9 31 9.2 6.3-13.2 5 1.3 0.5- 3.2 4 1.8 0.6- 5.1
Other 62 37 61.5 47.2-74.0 19 29.2 18.2-43.4 5 8.7 3.5-20.3 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 175 99 54.8 46.5-62.8 57 33.4 26.0-41.7 15 10.1 6.0-16.4 3 1.6 0.5- 4.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
45+ 238 133 57.3 50.0-64.2 78 31.2 25.0-38.1 21 8.2 5.1-12.8 3 0.8 0.3- 2.7 3 2.5 0.8- 7.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 196 101 53.9 45.9-61.6 74 34.4 27.3-42.1 16 8.9 5.2-14.8 3 0.9 0.3- 3.0 2 1.9 0.5- 7.4
Some College + 217 131 58.1 50.6-65.3 61 30.2 23.7-37.7 20 9.2 5.8-14.2 3 1.4 0.4- 4.3 2 1.0 0.2- 5.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 118 59.6 51.5-67.3 57 27.1 20.5-34.9 20 9.8 6.1-15.4 3 1.3 0.4- 4.0 3 2.2 0.6- 7.5
$50,000+ 112 61 52.7 42.8-62.4 37 32.6 24.1-42.5 11 11.6 6.4-20.2 2 1.6 0.4- 6.4 1 1.4 0.2- 9.5

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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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