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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 365 185 50.5 44.4-56.6 127 34.2 28.8-40.1 31 9.0 6.0-13.2 5 1.8 0.7- 4.5 17 4.5 2.6- 7.7
GENDER
Male 147 64 44.2 35.0-53.8 56 38.2 29.7-47.4 18 12.5 7.6-19.8 3 1.7 0.5- 5.5 6 3.4 1.4- 8.3
Female 218 121 57.9 50.5-64.9 71 29.6 23.5-36.4 13 4.9 2.7- 8.7 2 1.9 0.5- 7.4 11 5.8 2.9-11.3
RACE
White 332 164 48.9 42.6-55.3 118 35.6 29.8-41.8 29 8.8 5.8-13.0 4 1.6 0.6- 4.5 17 5.1 2.9- 8.8
Other 31 20 64.3 42.9-81.3 8 21.1 8.9-42.4 2 11.2 2.8-35.3 1 3.4 0.5-20.8 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 146 81 54.4 44.6-63.8 44 29.4 21.6-38.6 16 11.1 6.4-18.6 1 1.1 0.2- 7.3 4 4.1 1.4-11.0
45+ 216 101 46.4 39.0-54.0 83 39.1 31.9-46.7 15 7.1 4.0-12.2 4 2.5 0.9- 6.7 13 5.0 2.8- 8.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 192 94 51.7 42.9-60.4 66 31.0 23.8-39.2 18 9.8 5.7-16.4 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 13 6.7 3.5-12.3
Some College + 172 91 49.7 41.5-57.8 60 37.3 29.6-45.7 13 8.0 4.4-14.1 4 3.1 1.1- 8.4 4 1.9 0.7- 5.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 212 112 54.7 46.3-62.8 71 31.3 24.3-39.1 16 7.5 4.3-13.0 3 2.0 0.6- 6.0 10 4.5 2.2- 9.2
$50,000+ 76 35 42.6 31.3-54.7 30 39.0 27.9-51.2 9 14.7 7.4-26.9 0 0.0 . - . 2 3.8 0.8-15.8

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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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