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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use Prevention-MALES

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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  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 4,894 295 5.7 4.9- 6.5 2,255 44.5 42.8-46.2 2,344 49.8 48.1-51.5
RACE
White 3,709 266 6.8 5.9- 7.9 1,817 48.9 46.9-50.8 1,626 44.3 42.4-46.3
African American 768 16 2.8 1.5- 4.9 308 39.2 35.1-43.4 444 58.1 53.8-62.2
Asian 36 1 2.8 0.4-17.3 7 16.3 6.2-36.2 28 81.0 61.3-91.9
Native American 82 8 7.6 3.5-15.6 41 51.0 37.3-64.6 33 41.4 28.5-55.7
Other Minorities 274 4 1.5 0.5- 4.7 71 19.9 14.9-26.2 199 78.6 72.2-83.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 277 7 2.0 0.8- 5.0 70 20.5 15.4-26.8 200 77.5 71.1-82.8
-English Speaking 89 7 8.1 3.2-18.8 40 41.1 29.8-53.5 42 50.8 38.4-63.1
-Spanish Speaking 188 0 0.0 . - . 30 13.7 8.6-21.1 158 86.3 78.9-91.4
Non-Hispanic 4,611 288 6.0 5.3- 6.9 2,183 46.8 45.1-48.6 2,140 47.1 45.4-48.9
AGE
18-24 317 33 10.2 6.7-15.2 155 46.4 39.6-53.4 129 43.4 36.5-50.5
25-34 843 54 5.9 4.3- 8.1 422 46.3 42.3-50.5 367 47.7 43.6-51.9
35-44 1,008 59 5.5 4.1- 7.3 528 49.8 46.1-53.6 421 44.7 41.0-48.5
45-54 931 51 4.7 3.5- 6.4 455 46.9 43.0-50.8 425 48.4 44.5-52.4
55-64 880 35 3.8 2.5- 5.8 373 42.0 38.1-46.1 472 54.1 50.1-58.1
65-74 562 43 7.2 5.1-10.0 211 36.2 31.7-41.0 308 56.6 51.7-61.4
75+ 338 20 5.0 2.9- 8.4 108 33.4 27.7-39.7 210 61.6 55.3-67.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 794 45 5.7 4.0- 8.1 294 34.3 30.3-38.5 455 60.0 55.6-64.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,379 96 6.0 4.7- 7.5 651 46.8 43.5-50.0 632 47.3 44.0-50.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,173 75 6.1 4.6- 7.9 578 48.2 44.8-51.7 520 45.7 42.3-49.2
College Graduate 1,537 78 5.1 3.9- 6.5 728 45.6 42.6-48.6 731 49.4 46.3-52.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 426 29 5.8 3.8- 8.9 176 37.7 31.6-44.2 221 56.5 49.9-62.8
$15,000- 24,999 720 47 6.0 4.1- 8.5 312 41.0 36.6-45.5 361 53.1 48.5-57.6
$25,000- 34,999 611 43 6.3 4.5- 8.7 313 50.7 46.1-55.4 255 43.0 38.4-47.7
$35,000- 49,999 744 48 5.8 4.1- 8.1 371 47.5 43.3-51.9 325 46.7 42.4-51.0
$50,000-74,999 709 46 6.2 4.5- 8.5 342 46.9 42.6-51.2 321 47.0 42.7-51.3
$75,000+ 826 47 5.8 4.2- 8.0 391 46.1 42.1-50.2 388 48.1 44.0-52.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,432 96 6.3 5.0- 7.9 647 44.9 41.8-48.2 689 48.8 45.5-52.0
No 3,408 197 5.4 4.6- 6.4 1,582 44.4 42.4-46.4 1,629 50.2 48.2-52.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,523 91 5.8 4.5- 7.4 673 44.4 41.4-47.4 759 49.8 46.8-52.8
Non-Veteran 3,242 193 5.6 4.7- 6.5 1,508 44.2 42.1-46.3 1,541 50.3 48.2-52.4
Currently Serving 127 11 7.3 3.9-13.2 74 57.4 47.3-66.9 42 35.3 26.2-45.6

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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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