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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use Prevention-WHITE FEMALES

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 6,926 3,859 56.8 55.3-58.2 2,227 31.7 30.4-33.1 490 6.8 6.1- 7.6 102 1.5 1.1- 1.9 248 3.2 2.8- 3.7
AGE
18-24 308 159 45.2 38.5-52.0 103 38.1 31.6-45.0 39 14.0 9.9-19.5 5 1.9 0.7- 5.4 2 0.8 0.2- 3.2
25-34 953 570 59.3 55.5-63.0 282 31.4 27.9-35.1 73 7.0 5.3- 9.1 9 0.8 0.3- 1.7 19 1.6 0.9- 2.7
35-44 1,216 694 57.0 53.5-60.4 361 29.6 26.6-32.9 105 8.9 7.0-11.3 24 1.8 1.1- 3.0 32 2.6 1.8- 3.9
45-54 1,295 738 58.0 54.7-61.3 383 29.6 26.6-32.9 105 7.0 5.6- 8.8 24 2.1 1.2- 3.5 45 3.2 2.3- 4.5
55-64 1,222 695 58.5 55.1-61.8 407 32.7 29.6-35.9 69 5.1 3.8- 6.7 19 1.4 0.9- 2.4 32 2.3 1.6- 3.4
65-74 1,022 559 57.9 54.3-61.5 346 31.2 27.9-34.6 53 4.4 3.2- 6.0 12 1.2 0.6- 2.3 52 5.3 3.9- 7.2
75+ 881 429 52.1 48.1-56.1 333 35.6 31.9-39.4 45 4.5 3.2- 6.3 9 0.7 0.4- 1.5 65 7.1 5.4- 9.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 888 416 47.6 43.5-51.8 345 38.5 34.6-42.6 67 7.4 5.6- 9.7 13 1.6 0.8- 3.0 47 4.9 3.5- 6.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,033 1,050 52.1 49.4-54.8 700 34.1 31.5-36.7 172 8.5 7.1-10.2 36 1.7 1.1- 2.6 75 3.5 2.7- 4.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,851 1,032 56.6 53.7-59.3 585 31.3 28.7-34.0 133 7.2 5.8- 8.9 32 1.8 1.1- 2.9 69 3.1 2.4- 4.0
College Graduate 2,146 1,357 64.3 61.8-66.7 595 27.7 25.4-30.0 117 4.8 3.9- 6.0 21 0.9 0.6- 1.5 56 2.3 1.7- 3.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 724 353 47.8 43.2-52.4 254 35.6 31.3-40.2 67 9.2 6.8-12.3 11 2.1 1.0- 4.5 39 5.3 3.7- 7.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,081 572 52.0 48.3-55.7 362 35.9 32.4-39.6 78 6.0 4.7- 7.7 23 2.2 1.4- 3.7 46 3.8 2.7- 5.2
$25,000- 34,999 777 450 57.9 53.5-62.2 228 29.0 25.2-33.1 63 7.8 5.8-10.5 14 2.4 1.2- 4.9 22 2.8 1.7- 4.7
$35,000- 49,999 897 533 59.7 55.8-63.5 277 30.9 27.4-34.7 51 5.5 4.0- 7.5 12 1.1 0.6- 2.2 24 2.7 1.7- 4.3
$50,000-74,999 874 542 61.2 57.3-65.1 244 28.2 24.8-31.9 58 7.5 5.4-10.4 11 1.1 0.5- 2.2 19 1.9 1.2- 3.1
$75,000+ 1,001 659 67.9 64.4-71.2 243 23.0 20.1-26.1 59 5.5 4.0- 7.4 15 1.4 0.8- 2.5 25 2.3 1.5- 3.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,290 1,220 54.5 51.9-57.1 755 32.6 30.3-35.1 177 7.2 6.0- 8.6 40 2.0 1.3- 3.1 98 3.6 2.9- 4.6
No 4,575 2,609 57.9 56.2-59.6 1,453 31.3 29.7-33.0 309 6.7 5.8- 7.7 61 1.2 0.9- 1.6 143 2.9 2.4- 3.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 99 58 58.7 46.7-69.8 33 31.2 21.4-42.9 5 5.7 1.7-17.2 2 2.4 0.6- 9.1 1 2.1 0.3-13.2
Non-Veteran 6,807 3,787 56.7 55.2-58.1 2,190 31.8 30.4-33.2 483 6.9 6.1- 7.6 100 1.5 1.1- 1.9 247 3.2 2.8- 3.7
Currently Serving 20 14 79.4 56.8-91.9 4 15.4 5.1-38.3 2 5.2 1.1-20.4 0 0.0 . - . 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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