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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 205 185 89.9 84.3-93.7 11 5.9 3.1-11.1 4 2.4 0.9- 6.1 5 1.7 0.7- 4.5
GENDER
Male 81 73 88.9 79.0-94.5 3 4.9 1.5-14.9 4 4.9 1.9-12.4 1 1.2 0.2- 8.2
Female 124 112 90.9 83.7-95.1 8 6.9 3.2-14.1 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.2 0.8- 6.1
RACE
White 170 150 87.2 80.2-91.9 11 7.6 4.0-14.0 4 3.0 1.1- 7.8 5 2.2 0.9- 5.7
Other 33 33 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 105 95 90.6 82.8-95.0 5 4.8 1.9-11.8 2 2.2 0.5- 8.2 3 2.4 0.8- 7.6
45+ 98 88 89.0 79.2-94.5 6 7.4 3.0-17.2 2 2.7 0.7-10.0 2 0.9 0.2- 3.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 74 64 85.2 73.5-92.3 6 9.3 3.8-21.0 2 2.9 0.7-10.9 2 2.5 0.6- 9.7
Some College + 130 120 93.2 87.3-96.4 5 3.6 1.5- 8.6 2 2.0 0.5- 7.7 3 1.2 0.4- 3.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 97 81 82.0 71.4-89.3 8 10.1 4.7-20.5 3 4.0 1.3-11.6 5 3.9 1.5- 9.7
$50,000+ 74 71 95.8 87.6-98.7 2 2.6 0.6-10.2 1 1.6 0.2-10.3 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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