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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Tobacco Use Prevention

In the following locations, do you think that smoking should be allowed in all areas, some areas , or not allowed at all
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Allowed in all areas Allowed in some areas Not allowed at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,904 591 4.4 4.0- 4.9 1,359 10.0 9.4-10.6 11,954 85.6 84.9-86.3
-Mecklenburg County 592 6 1.0 0.4- 2.3 23 3.9 2.5- 6.0 563 95.1 92.8-96.7
GENDER
Male 227 6 2.1 0.9- 4.7 13 4.7 2.7- 8.2 208 93.2 89.4-95.7
Female 365 0 0.0 . - . 10 3.1 1.5- 6.2 355 96.9 93.8-98.5
RACE
White 412 5 1.2 0.5- 2.9 15 3.2 1.8- 5.4 392 95.7 93.2-97.3
Other 176 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7 8 5.5 2.7-10.8 167 93.9 88.3-96.9
AGE
18-44 295 4 1.4 0.5- 3.8 14 4.7 2.7- 8.2 277 93.9 90.2-96.3
45+ 295 2 0.6 0.1- 2.4 9 3.0 1.5- 5.9 284 96.4 93.5-98.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 167 2 1.0 0.2- 4.4 6 3.7 1.5- 8.6 159 95.4 90.3-97.9
Some College + 425 4 1.0 0.4- 2.8 17 4.0 2.4- 6.6 404 95.0 92.2-96.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 247 3 1.0 0.3- 3.5 12 4.0 2.1- 7.3 232 95.0 91.4-97.1
$50,000+ 229 3 1.5 0.5- 4.5 9 4.2 2.2- 8.1 217 94.3 90.1-96.8

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^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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