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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 5,076 364 6.6 5.9- 7.5 672 12.6 11.5-13.7 4,040 80.8 79.5-82.0
RACE
White 3,838 322 7.9 7.0- 9.0 539 13.7 12.5-15.1 2,977 78.4 76.8-79.9
African American 812 28 3.9 2.5- 6.2 95 11.4 9.0-14.3 689 84.7 81.3-87.5
Asian 34 1 4.4 0.6-25.2 3 10.9 3.4-29.4 30 84.8 65.3-94.3
Native American 85 10 10.4 5.2-19.7 15 18.2 10.1-30.7 60 71.4 58.3-81.6
Other Minorities 282 3 0.8 0.2- 2.8 16 4.6 2.6- 8.2 263 94.6 90.9-96.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 285 5 1.2 0.4- 3.5 19 5.0 2.8- 8.5 261 93.8 90.0-96.3
-English Speaking 95 5 4.6 1.6-12.9 9 8.8 3.9-18.6 81 86.6 76.1-93.0
-Spanish Speaking 190 0 0.0 . - . 10 3.6 1.7- 7.5 180 96.4 92.5-98.3
Non-Hispanic 4,785 359 7.1 6.3- 8.1 652 13.3 12.2-14.5 3,774 79.5 78.1-80.9
AGE
18-24 319 27 9.1 5.6-14.3 45 14.2 10.1-19.5 247 76.8 70.4-82.1
25-34 846 48 4.8 3.5- 6.8 83 10.0 7.8-12.7 715 85.2 82.1-87.8
35-44 1,009 79 7.2 5.6- 9.3 154 13.0 10.9-15.5 776 79.7 76.8-82.4
45-54 978 72 6.4 4.9- 8.3 139 13.4 11.1-16.1 767 80.2 77.2-82.9
55-64 928 64 6.4 4.8- 8.5 119 13.1 10.6-16.2 745 80.5 77.1-83.4
65-74 608 49 7.8 5.7-10.5 78 12.4 9.7-15.6 481 79.8 76.0-83.2
75+ 372 25 6.4 3.9-10.3 53 14.1 10.4-18.7 294 79.5 74.2-84.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 837 66 7.3 5.5- 9.7 134 15.6 12.7-19.0 637 77.0 73.3-80.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,449 137 8.8 7.2-10.7 201 12.8 11.0-14.9 1,111 78.4 75.8-80.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,198 84 6.4 4.9- 8.2 156 12.3 10.3-14.6 958 81.4 78.6-83.8
College Graduate 1,581 76 4.4 3.4- 5.7 181 10.9 9.3-12.8 1,324 84.7 82.5-86.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 453 38 7.7 5.1-11.4 81 15.1 11.6-19.4 334 77.3 72.2-81.7
$15,000- 24,999 758 56 6.3 4.6- 8.7 117 15.0 12.2-18.4 585 78.6 74.9-82.0
$25,000- 34,999 634 58 8.8 6.5-11.6 93 13.2 10.5-16.6 483 78.0 74.1-81.5
$35,000- 49,999 762 65 8.0 5.9-10.6 106 13.1 10.6-16.1 591 78.9 75.3-82.1
$50,000-74,999 727 54 7.0 5.1- 9.4 89 12.3 9.9-15.3 584 80.7 77.2-83.7
$75,000+ 859 48 4.9 3.5- 6.7 101 10.7 8.6-13.3 710 84.4 81.5-86.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,515 117 7.3 5.9- 9.0 236 15.7 13.6-18.1 1,162 77.0 74.3-79.5
No 3,505 239 6.2 5.4- 7.3 429 11.5 10.3-12.7 2,837 82.3 80.8-83.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,596 122 7.6 6.2- 9.3 212 12.8 11.0-14.8 1,262 79.7 77.2-81.9
Non-Veteran 3,349 235 6.3 5.4- 7.3 446 12.5 11.3-13.9 2,668 81.2 79.6-82.7
Currently Serving 129 7 5.1 2.3-11.0 14 11.8 6.5-20.3 108 83.1 74.2-89.4

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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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