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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 156 131 84.0 75.3-90.1 10 7.7 3.4-16.2 9 5.0 2.2-10.8 6 3.3 1.4- 7.6
GENDER
Male 50 38 76.4 59.1-87.9 6 12.9 4.7-30.8 3 6.9 2.1-20.3 3 3.7 1.1-11.8
Female 106 93 90.3 83.3-94.6 4 3.3 1.2- 8.4 6 3.4 1.5- 7.8 3 3.0 0.9- 9.7
RACE
White 135 113 84.1 74.5-90.5 8 8.0 3.3-18.0 8 4.1 1.8- 9.0 6 3.8 1.6- 8.8
Other 21 18 83.7 54.3-95.7 2 5.6 1.3-20.5 1 10.8 1.6-47.5 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 77 63 79.8 65.2-89.3 6 10.3 3.7-25.7 5 6.7 2.4-17.6 3 3.2 1.0-10.1
45+ 77 66 88.6 79.0-94.2 4 4.8 1.6-13.6 4 3.1 1.1- 8.4 3 3.5 1.0-11.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 72 52 70.9 55.7-82.5 9 14.8 6.5-30.5 6 8.8 3.5-20.4 5 5.4 2.1-13.4
Some College + 84 79 96.4 90.6-98.7 1 0.9 0.1- 6.2 3 1.4 0.4- 4.2 1 1.4 0.2- 9.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 66 49 71.2 53.8-84.0 8 17.9 7.6-36.8 5 5.8 1.9-15.9 4 5.1 1.7-14.3
$50,000+ 56 51 91.5 78.7-96.9 1 1.1 0.2- 7.8 3 5.7 1.5-19.4 1 1.7 0.2-11.0

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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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