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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use Prevention-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

In the following locations, do you think that smoking should be allowed in all areas, some areas , or not allowed at all
a.Public Buildings

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  Total
Respond.^
Allowed in all areas Allowed in some areas Not allowed at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,693 11 0.7 0.4- 1.3 488 28.5 25.9-31.3 1,194 70.8 68.0-73.5
AGE
18-24 113 0 0.0 . - . 36 28.9 19.6-40.4 77 71.1 59.6-80.4
25-34 319 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 89 25.8 20.6-31.8 229 73.8 67.8-79.0
35-44 334 4 1.5 0.6- 4.1 92 28.7 22.7-35.5 238 69.8 62.9-75.9
45-54 331 2 0.3 0.1- 1.2 86 26.2 20.6-32.6 243 73.5 67.1-79.1
55-64 248 2 0.5 0.1- 2.4 73 32.0 25.0-39.9 173 67.5 59.6-74.5
65-74 201 2 1.4 0.3- 6.1 59 31.1 23.7-39.6 140 67.5 58.9-75.0
75+ 136 0 0.0 . - . 51 33.0 24.8-42.5 85 67.0 57.5-75.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 338 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 96 25.8 20.8-31.6 241 73.8 68.1-78.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 554 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 165 30.6 26.0-35.7 388 69.3 64.2-73.9
Some Post-H.S. 453 6 1.5 0.6- 3.6 141 30.0 25.0-35.5 306 68.5 62.9-73.6
College Graduate 345 3 0.8 0.3- 2.6 86 25.8 20.2-32.4 256 73.4 66.8-79.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 358 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 106 29.0 23.7-34.9 251 70.8 64.9-76.1
$15,000- 24,999 420 5 1.1 0.4- 3.2 135 31.1 26.0-36.8 280 67.7 62.0-73.0
$25,000- 34,999 223 2 0.9 0.2- 3.8 59 30.2 22.8-38.7 162 68.9 60.4-76.3
$35,000- 49,999 173 2 1.3 0.3- 5.2 48 26.1 19.1-34.6 123 72.5 64.0-79.7
$50,000-74,999 91 0 0.0 . - . 16 13.0 7.4-21.7 75 87.0 78.3-92.6
$75,000+ 77 0 0.0 . - . 23 30.3 19.8-43.4 54 69.7 56.6-80.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 602 7 1.2 0.5- 2.9 185 30.9 26.5-35.7 410 67.9 63.0-72.3
No 1,067 4 0.4 0.2- 1.2 294 27.0 23.8-30.5 769 72.6 69.0-75.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 1 1.1 0.1- 7.2 10 17.5 8.0-34.1 39 81.4 64.9-91.2
Non-Veteran 1,633 10 0.7 0.3- 1.3 472 28.8 26.1-31.6 1,151 70.6 67.7-73.3
Currently Serving 10 0 0.0 . - . 6 58.5 25.9-85.1 4 41.5 14.9-74.1

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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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