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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 181 166 89.1 81.2-94.0 7 3.7 1.7- 7.8 6 6.4 2.6-15.0 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1
GENDER
Male 59 55 89.3 71.1-96.6 2 2.7 0.7-10.5 2 8.0 1.8-28.8 0 0.0 . - .
Female 122 111 89.0 80.5-94.1 5 4.4 1.7-10.7 4 5.3 1.9-13.7 2 1.3 0.3- 5.3
RACE
White 105 94 86.1 74.1-93.1 4 3.5 1.3- 9.2 5 9.1 3.3-22.5 2 1.3 0.3- 5.2
Other 73 69 93.3 82.1-97.7 3 4.0 1.2-12.8 1 2.7 0.4-16.6 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 104 95 90.3 82.0-95.0 6 6.2 2.7-13.4 2 2.7 0.7-10.4 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4
45+ 75 69 87.4 70.5-95.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8 4 11.3 3.8-29.1 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 62 55 87.7 75.8-94.2 4 7.6 2.8-19.0 2 3.3 0.8-12.7 1 1.3 0.2- 8.9
Some College + 118 110 89.8 78.1-95.6 3 1.7 0.5- 5.5 4 8.0 2.8-20.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 99 88 87.8 78.3-93.5 6 5.7 2.4-12.6 3 5.1 1.6-14.9 2 1.5 0.4- 5.8
$50,000+ 58 56 96.7 87.1-99.2 1 2.1 0.3-13.3 1 1.3 0.2- 8.5 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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