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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 197 173 87.3 81.0-91.8 16 8.8 5.1-14.9 4 1.7 0.6- 4.7 4 2.1 0.8- 5.6
GENDER
Male 57 44 76.6 62.8-86.5 9 17.6 9.1-31.3 2 2.8 0.7-10.7 2 3.0 0.7-11.3
Female 140 129 94.1 89.2-96.9 7 3.3 1.5- 7.1 2 1.1 0.3- 4.3 2 1.5 0.4- 6.1
RACE
White 157 140 88.3 81.0-93.0 9 6.5 3.1-13.4 4 2.4 0.9- 6.4 4 2.8 1.0- 7.5
Other 38 32 87.3 71.9-94.8 6 12.7 5.2-28.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 115 104 90.7 83.1-95.1 7 6.2 2.7-13.4 3 2.2 0.7- 6.9 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1
45+ 81 68 81.5 69.0-89.7 9 13.4 6.4-25.9 1 1.0 0.1- 6.8 3 4.1 1.3-12.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 71 58 79.2 65.5-88.4 9 16.1 7.9-30.1 3 3.6 1.1-11.0 1 1.1 0.2- 7.5
Some College + 126 115 91.4 84.5-95.4 7 5.2 2.3-11.3 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6 3 2.6 0.8- 7.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 87 73 84.0 73.4-90.9 10 11.6 5.9-21.8 3 3.1 1.0- 9.8 1 1.2 0.2- 8.4
$50,000+ 89 83 92.3 82.1-96.9 3 4.8 1.3-16.1 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6 2 2.0 0.5- 8.0

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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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