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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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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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 6,562 178 2.6 2.2- 3.1 522 7.8 7.0- 8.6 5,862 89.6 88.7-90.5
AGE
18-24 303 11 3.4 1.8- 6.5 27 10.7 7.0-16.0 265 85.9 80.3-90.1
25-34 941 27 2.7 1.7- 4.3 88 9.8 7.7-12.4 826 87.5 84.7-89.8
35-44 1,188 36 2.8 1.9- 4.1 108 8.2 6.6-10.1 1,044 89.1 86.9-90.9
45-54 1,254 29 2.3 1.5- 3.6 96 6.4 5.1- 8.1 1,129 91.2 89.3-92.9
55-64 1,167 33 3.2 2.2- 4.8 98 8.4 6.7-10.5 1,036 88.3 85.9-90.4
65-74 931 22 1.8 1.1- 2.9 57 5.6 4.0- 7.6 852 92.6 90.4-94.4
75+ 752 20 2.1 1.3- 3.5 45 5.9 4.2- 8.3 687 91.9 89.4-93.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 793 25 2.8 1.8- 4.5 82 11.7 9.0-14.9 686 85.5 82.1-88.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,914 65 3.5 2.6- 4.8 164 7.9 6.5- 9.4 1,685 88.6 86.8-90.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,761 56 3.1 2.3- 4.1 132 7.6 6.2- 9.2 1,573 89.4 87.5-90.9
College Graduate 2,087 32 1.3 0.9- 2.0 144 6.6 5.4- 7.9 1,911 92.1 90.6-93.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 659 32 4.6 3.0- 7.1 64 11.0 8.2-14.5 563 84.4 80.5-87.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,012 36 3.9 2.7- 5.8 84 8.0 6.2-10.2 892 88.1 85.4-90.3
$25,000- 34,999 750 23 3.7 2.2- 5.9 64 8.2 6.2-10.9 663 88.1 85.0-90.7
$35,000- 49,999 872 21 1.6 1.0- 2.5 74 9.6 7.4-12.4 777 88.9 86.0-91.2
$50,000-74,999 850 23 2.4 1.5- 3.9 59 6.4 4.7- 8.6 768 91.2 88.7-93.1
$75,000+ 975 14 1.5 0.8- 2.7 68 6.7 5.0- 8.8 893 91.8 89.5-93.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,117 74 3.5 2.7- 4.7 175 8.0 6.7- 9.6 1,868 88.4 86.7-90.0
No 4,396 100 2.1 1.7- 2.7 341 7.6 6.7- 8.6 3,955 90.3 89.2-91.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 98 3 3.6 1.1-11.1 5 3.6 1.4- 8.7 90 92.8 85.5-96.6
Non-Veteran 6,444 175 2.6 2.2- 3.1 517 7.8 7.1- 8.7 5,752 89.6 88.6-90.4
Currently Serving 20 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 20 100 . - .

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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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