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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Seconhand Smoke Policy

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Respond.^
Not allowed anywhere Allowed in some places Allowed anywhere No rules about smoking
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,761 10,413 72.3 71.5-73.2 1,234 8.1 7.6- 8.7 1,062 7.0 6.5- 7.5 2,052 12.6 12.0-13.2
-Catawba County 367 260 68.6 62.2-74.3 21 6.6 4.0-10.7 25 8.5 5.4-13.0 61 16.3 11.8-22.1
GENDER
Male 147 98 63.9 53.9-72.8 12 8.5 4.5-15.7 10 9.2 4.8-16.9 27 18.4 11.3-28.3
Female 220 162 74.0 67.0-80.0 9 4.5 2.2- 9.0 15 7.6 4.2-13.2 34 14.0 9.7-19.6
RACE
White 333 235 68.2 61.5-74.3 18 5.8 3.4- 9.5 23 8.6 5.4-13.3 57 17.4 12.5-23.8
Other 32 23 69.0 46.6-85.0 3 14.1 4.0-39.3 2 8.2 1.5-34.5 4 8.7 2.8-23.6
AGE
18-44 147 101 66.4 55.8-75.6 10 6.9 3.2-14.3 13 9.3 5.0-16.6 23 17.4 10.0-28.3
45+ 217 156 70.3 62.7-76.9 11 6.4 3.4-11.9 12 7.8 4.0-14.5 38 15.5 11.0-21.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 194 130 61.2 51.8-69.8 13 8.2 4.3-15.1 16 11.8 6.9-19.3 35 18.8 12.0-28.3
Some College + 172 130 78.5 71.4-84.3 7 3.6 1.7- 7.6 9 4.5 2.1- 9.3 26 13.4 8.9-19.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 213 140 60.6 51.6-68.8 17 8.9 5.1-15.0 18 11.3 6.7-18.6 38 19.2 12.5-28.4
$50,000+ 76 64 86.4 76.8-92.4 2 2.1 0.5- 8.9 3 2.9 0.8- 9.2 7 8.6 4.0-17.4

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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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