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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use Prevention-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

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 817 7 0.9 0.3- 2.4 284 33.8 30.1-37.8 526 65.3 61.3-69.1
AGE
18-24 55 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0 19 32.4 19.5-48.6 35 66.9 50.7-79.9
25-34 132 3 2.8 0.6-11.5 42 29.0 21.2-38.3 87 68.2 58.6-76.5
35-44 163 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 67 40.1 31.6-49.3 95 59.2 50.0-67.8
45-54 164 0 0.0 . - . 52 33.8 25.7-43.0 112 66.2 57.0-74.3
55-64 152 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2 49 31.5 23.5-40.7 102 68.1 58.8-76.1
65-74 97 1 0.9 0.1- 6.2 39 41.5 30.3-53.6 57 57.6 45.5-68.9
75+ 50 0 0.0 . - . 15 30.0 17.5-46.4 35 70.0 53.6-82.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 199 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7 56 29.0 21.8-37.5 141 70.3 61.8-77.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 298 3 0.8 0.2- 2.6 124 39.9 33.6-46.6 171 59.3 52.6-65.6
Some Post-H.S. 181 2 2.1 0.4-10.2 61 32.2 24.8-40.6 118 65.8 57.1-73.4
College Graduate 136 0 0.0 . - . 43 30.6 22.2-40.6 93 69.4 59.4-77.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 132 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 45 37.4 27.8-48.1 86 62.1 51.5-71.7
$15,000- 24,999 158 2 0.8 0.2- 3.2 72 42.5 33.7-51.9 84 56.7 47.3-65.6
$25,000- 34,999 106 1 1.1 0.2- 7.3 41 35.3 26.0-45.8 64 63.7 53.1-73.1
$35,000- 49,999 115 1 2.7 0.4-16.7 35 30.3 21.4-41.0 79 67.0 55.9-76.4
$50,000-74,999 93 0 0.0 . - . 28 27.5 18.6-38.8 65 72.5 61.2-81.4
$75,000+ 64 0 0.0 . - . 20 33.1 20.7-48.2 44 66.9 51.8-79.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 287 3 0.8 0.2- 2.4 98 34.9 28.7-41.8 186 64.3 57.4-70.6
No 526 3 0.4 0.1- 1.3 184 33.5 28.9-38.4 339 66.1 61.2-70.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 243 3 2.0 0.5- 7.9 81 33.1 26.6-40.4 159 64.9 57.5-71.7
Non-Veteran 547 4 0.5 0.2- 1.4 191 33.5 28.9-38.4 352 66.0 61.1-70.6
Currently Serving 27 0 0.0 . - . 12 48.2 27.8-69.3 15 51.8 30.7-72.2

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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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