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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 157 146 92.2 85.9-95.8 5 2.9 1.2- 7.0 4 3.1 1.1- 8.7 2 1.8 0.4- 7.1
GENDER
Male 65 57 88.0 77.0-94.2 3 3.7 1.2-11.1 3 4.9 1.4-15.2 2 3.4 0.8-12.9
Female 92 89 97.0 91.0-99.0 2 1.9 0.5- 7.5 1 1.1 0.2- 7.2 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 139 130 92.4 85.6-96.2 4 3.0 1.1- 7.9 3 2.4 0.7- 8.0 2 2.2 0.5- 8.5
Other 17 15 90.2 63.9-97.9 1 2.5 0.3-16.7 1 7.3 1.0-37.7 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 89 82 92.6 84.5-96.6 4 3.7 1.3- 9.7 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 2 3.1 0.8-11.8
45+ 65 61 91.3 78.3-96.8 1 1.8 0.3-11.9 3 6.9 2.1-20.1 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 64 56 87.7 75.9-94.1 4 5.4 2.0-14.0 4 7.0 2.4-18.6 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 92 89 95.7 87.0-98.7 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 3.4 0.8-12.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 89 80 87.5 76.9-93.6 4 4.5 1.7-11.7 3 4.7 1.4-14.8 2 3.3 0.8-12.5
$50,000+ 49 49 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 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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