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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Seconhand Smoke Policy

Which of the following best describes your place of works' official smoking policy for work areas?*

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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 6,256 5,635 89.7 88.6-90.7 345 5.9 5.1- 6.8 158 2.4 2.0- 3.0 118 2.0 1.6- 2.5
-Cabarrus County 178 166 91.3 84.7-95.2 9 6.5 3.2-12.7 3 2.2 0.7- 6.9 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 59 55 92.3 80.7-97.2 3 5.2 1.6-15.4 1 2.5 0.4-15.7 0 0.0 . - .
Female 119 111 90.6 81.2-95.6 6 7.5 3.1-16.9 2 1.9 0.5- 7.6 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 146 138 92.7 85.4-96.5 6 5.9 2.5-13.2 2 1.4 0.3- 5.6 0 0.0 . - .
Other 29 26 90.2 70.1-97.3 2 4.1 0.9-16.2 1 5.8 0.8-31.2 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 105 96 90.3 81.3-95.2 7 7.8 3.5-16.8 2 1.8 0.4- 7.3 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 73 70 93.0 80.2-97.7 2 4.3 1.1-16.0 1 2.7 0.4-16.7 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 61 54 87.0 73.1-94.3 5 8.8 3.2-22.2 2 4.2 1.0-16.6 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 117 112 93.7 85.7-97.4 4 5.2 1.9-13.2 1 1.1 0.1- 7.1 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 84 79 93.7 84.4-97.6 4 5.3 1.8-14.7 1 1.1 0.1- 7.2 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 71 67 92.0 79.5-97.1 4 8.0 2.9-20.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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

^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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