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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
e.Indoor sporting events or concerts

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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 1,673 16 0.7 0.4- 1.1 206 12.0 10.2-14.0 1,451 87.4 85.3-89.2
AGE
18-24 111 2 1.1 0.3- 4.3 14 11.9 5.9-22.7 95 87.0 76.4-93.3
25-34 317 3 1.1 0.3- 3.3 47 13.9 9.9-19.0 267 85.1 79.8-89.1
35-44 338 2 0.4 0.1- 1.8 52 15.6 11.4-21.0 284 84.0 78.6-88.2
45-54 325 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3 35 10.2 6.9-14.6 288 89.5 85.1-92.8
55-64 244 3 0.8 0.2- 2.9 23 8.0 5.1-12.5 218 91.2 86.6-94.3
65-74 201 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3 19 9.6 5.7-15.8 179 89.6 83.4-93.7
75+ 127 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 15 10.3 6.0-17.0 111 89.0 82.2-93.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 331 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6 34 10.6 7.2-15.3 295 89.0 84.3-92.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 546 6 0.7 0.3- 1.5 67 11.9 8.9-15.7 473 87.4 83.6-90.5
Some Post-H.S. 451 5 0.8 0.3- 2.1 56 10.9 8.0-14.6 390 88.3 84.5-91.3
College Graduate 343 3 0.8 0.2- 2.5 49 14.7 10.6-20.0 291 84.5 79.2-88.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 353 2 0.6 0.1- 2.3 62 17.7 13.5-22.8 289 81.8 76.6-86.0
$15,000- 24,999 412 6 0.9 0.4- 2.2 40 9.3 6.2-13.6 366 89.8 85.4-92.9
$25,000- 34,999 222 2 0.5 0.1- 2.3 22 7.9 5.0-12.2 198 91.6 87.3-94.5
$35,000- 49,999 172 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 20 11.5 6.8-18.7 151 87.9 80.7-92.7
$50,000-74,999 90 0 0.0 . - . 13 14.8 8.0-25.9 77 85.2 74.1-92.0
$75,000+ 77 1 1.5 0.2- 9.7 15 18.7 10.7-30.6 61 79.9 67.9-88.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 594 9 1.1 0.5- 2.2 75 13.7 10.5-17.7 510 85.3 81.2-88.5
No 1,055 7 0.5 0.2- 1.1 129 11.2 9.1-13.6 919 88.3 85.9-90.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 49 2 2.7 0.6-10.6 6 8.8 3.4-20.8 41 88.5 76.3-94.9
Non-Veteran 1,614 14 0.6 0.3- 1.1 196 12.0 10.2-14.1 1,404 87.4 85.3-89.3
Currently Serving 10 0 0.0 . - . 4 36.6 13.2-68.5 6 63.4 31.5-86.8

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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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