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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Tobacco Use Prevention

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Respond.^
Ask them to stop smoking Ask to be moved to another table Ask to have a smokefree policy Do nothing/not return to restaurant Smoking doesn't bother me
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,969 2,832 21.5 20.6-22.4 5,102 35.9 34.8-36.9 1,291 9.5 8.9-10.1 1,058 7.2 6.7- 7.7 3,686 26.1 25.2-27.0
-Catawba County 345 55 17.0 12.9-22.1 135 37.1 31.6-43.1 34 9.7 6.8-13.7 28 8.6 5.8-12.8 93 27.5 22.4-33.3
GENDER
Male 140 27 19.4 13.1-27.8 47 34.0 26.0-43.1 11 7.8 4.1-14.2 10 6.9 3.6-12.8 45 31.9 24.0-41.1
Female 205 28 14.3 9.8-20.4 88 40.7 33.4-48.3 23 11.9 7.8-17.7 18 10.6 6.3-17.2 48 22.5 16.9-29.4
RACE
White 313 48 15.7 11.7-20.8 116 35.7 30.0-41.9 34 11.0 7.7-15.5 28 9.8 6.6-14.4 87 27.7 22.4-33.7
Other 30 6 23.5 9.8-46.4 18 48.4 28.7-68.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 6 28.1 12.5-51.6
AGE
18-44 137 30 21.3 14.6-30.1 51 33.7 25.5-43.0 13 9.0 5.0-15.4 13 10.8 6.0-18.4 30 25.2 17.7-34.7
45+ 205 24 13.1 8.6-19.4 83 40.4 33.1-48.2 20 9.8 6.1-15.5 15 6.9 4.0-11.8 63 29.8 23.2-37.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 180 24 13.6 8.8-20.6 72 39.3 31.2-47.9 11 6.1 3.2-11.4 17 10.1 6.0-16.6 56 30.9 23.5-39.4
Some College + 164 31 21.1 14.7-29.2 63 35.2 27.8-43.3 23 14.0 9.1-20.9 11 7.0 3.7-13.0 36 22.7 16.4-30.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 198 27 15.1 10.0-22.3 75 36.0 28.6-44.1 17 9.0 5.4-14.6 17 8.1 4.6-13.8 62 31.8 24.7-39.9
$50,000+ 75 10 13.5 7.1-24.2 31 40.9 29.7-53.2 12 14.5 7.9-25.2 6 9.5 4.2-20.0 16 21.5 12.8-33.8

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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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