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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use Prevention-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

How strongly do you agree or disagree with the following statement.
Tobacco use by adults should not be allowed on school grounds or at any school events.

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  Total
Respond.^
Strongly agree Agree Disagree Strongly disagree No Opinion
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 852 426 51.3 47.2-55.3 274 30.8 27.2-34.7 103 12.3 9.8-15.2 15 2.2 1.2- 3.8 34 3.5 2.3- 5.1
AGE
18-24 56 27 40.8 26.6-56.8 20 39.9 25.3-56.7 7 17.4 7.8-34.5 1 1.1 0.1- 7.2 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9
25-34 135 73 55.3 45.5-64.6 40 29.2 21.3-38.6 19 12.3 7.3-19.9 3 3.3 1.0-10.5 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 168 95 56.8 47.7-65.4 45 27.4 20.1-36.2 20 9.7 5.8-15.7 2 2.2 0.5- 9.0 6 3.9 1.6- 8.8
45-54 172 88 54.0 45.3-62.6 50 23.7 17.5-31.4 22 15.7 10.1-23.8 3 1.8 0.5- 5.8 9 4.7 2.1-10.2
55-64 159 78 53.2 44.0-62.2 61 33.1 25.5-41.8 14 10.9 6.1-18.6 2 0.9 0.2- 4.3 4 1.8 0.7- 5.0
65-74 102 44 42.3 31.1-54.4 35 32.9 23.1-44.4 14 12.5 6.7-21.9 2 3.9 1.0-14.3 7 8.4 3.5-19.1
75+ 55 20 41.3 27.4-56.8 22 41.3 27.6-56.6 6 5.5 2.3-12.1 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 6 11.2 4.7-24.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 212 89 46.4 38.3-54.7 76 33.3 26.1-41.3 25 11.1 6.8-17.6 4 1.8 0.6- 5.3 18 7.4 4.3-12.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 314 147 47.0 40.6-53.6 106 33.1 27.3-39.6 44 13.9 9.9-19.1 7 3.1 1.4- 6.9 10 2.8 1.3- 5.8
Some Post-H.S. 186 107 58.6 50.2-66.6 58 28.9 22.1-36.7 16 9.6 5.4-16.5 3 1.4 0.4- 4.8 2 1.5 0.4- 5.9
College Graduate 137 82 56.9 46.1-67.1 33 25.6 16.9-36.9 18 14.0 8.4-22.5 1 1.6 0.2-10.4 3 1.8 0.6- 5.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 143 58 40.6 31.4-50.6 48 32.4 23.9-42.1 20 14.8 8.6-24.1 5 4.2 1.6-10.6 12 8.0 4.0-15.2
$15,000- 24,999 163 72 52.7 43.5-61.8 52 26.6 19.8-34.6 29 16.0 10.5-23.6 3 1.7 0.5- 6.3 7 3.0 1.2- 7.3
$25,000- 34,999 107 60 62.5 52.1-71.8 34 26.8 19.0-36.5 11 9.2 4.7-17.1 1 1.0 0.1- 6.8 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5
$35,000- 49,999 119 71 57.4 46.8-67.4 35 30.5 21.9-40.8 10 8.2 4.0-16.1 2 3.4 0.8-13.2 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9
$50,000-74,999 95 53 56.8 45.1-67.8 25 23.4 15.3-34.1 12 13.9 7.7-23.6 3 3.8 1.0-13.2 2 2.1 0.5- 8.1
$75,000+ 64 40 50.5 35.4-65.5 18 39.5 24.9-56.3 6 10.0 4.1-22.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 302 135 45.0 38.5-51.7 109 35.6 29.4-42.3 37 12.9 8.9-18.3 5 1.8 0.7- 4.6 16 4.7 2.6- 8.3
No 542 287 54.1 49.0-59.1 165 29.0 24.6-33.9 63 11.6 8.7-15.3 10 2.3 1.2- 4.6 17 2.9 1.7- 4.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 253 126 52.5 45.2-59.7 83 30.0 24.0-36.8 34 12.7 8.7-18.1 3 1.5 0.4- 5.3 7 3.3 1.5- 7.0
Non-Veteran 572 284 50.5 45.5-55.5 185 31.6 27.1-36.5 65 12.1 9.1-15.9 11 2.1 1.1- 4.0 27 3.7 2.3- 5.8
Currently Serving 27 16 57.9 35.8-77.2 6 20.5 8.4-41.9 4 12.2 4.0-31.4 1 9.5 1.4-44.0 0 0.0 . - .

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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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