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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use Prevention-WHITE FEMALES

In the following locations, do you think that smoking should be allowed in all areas, some areas , or not allowed at all
e.Indoor sporting events or concerts

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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 6,638 85 1.2 0.9- 1.6 980 14.8 13.8-15.9 5,573 84.0 82.9-85.1
AGE
18-24 304 7 1.8 0.8- 4.3 53 16.2 11.6-22.0 244 82.0 76.0-86.7
25-34 942 8 1.3 0.6- 3.0 191 20.3 17.4-23.5 743 78.4 75.0-81.4
35-44 1,197 17 1.1 0.6- 2.2 231 20.1 17.3-23.1 949 78.8 75.7-81.6
45-54 1,272 20 1.4 0.9- 2.3 182 12.6 10.7-15.0 1,070 85.9 83.6-88.0
55-64 1,186 12 1.0 0.5- 1.9 146 11.4 9.6-13.6 1,028 87.6 85.4-89.6
65-74 950 7 0.6 0.3- 1.4 102 10.6 8.4-13.2 841 88.8 86.1-91.0
75+ 758 13 1.7 1.0- 3.1 74 10.2 7.7-13.2 671 88.1 84.9-90.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 789 17 2.1 1.1- 3.9 111 13.3 10.8-16.3 661 84.6 81.4-87.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,935 29 1.5 0.9- 2.4 312 15.7 13.9-17.8 1,594 82.8 80.7-84.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,795 24 1.3 0.8- 2.1 287 16.3 14.2-18.7 1,484 82.4 79.9-84.5
College Graduate 2,112 15 0.6 0.4- 1.2 269 13.2 11.5-15.1 1,828 86.2 84.3-87.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 661 23 3.5 2.0- 6.0 114 19.5 15.8-23.9 524 77.0 72.4-81.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,030 17 1.9 1.0- 3.5 175 16.9 14.3-19.7 838 81.2 78.2-84.0
$25,000- 34,999 755 11 1.9 1.0- 3.6 128 16.5 13.5-20.0 616 81.6 78.0-84.8
$35,000- 49,999 878 11 1.2 0.6- 2.4 130 13.7 11.3-16.6 737 85.1 82.1-87.6
$50,000-74,999 862 5 0.4 0.1- 0.9 114 14.4 11.5-17.8 743 85.3 81.8-88.1
$75,000+ 986 4 0.5 0.2- 1.4 130 13.0 10.8-15.6 852 86.5 83.9-88.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,149 48 2.1 1.5- 3.1 316 15.4 13.5-17.5 1,785 82.5 80.3-84.5
No 4,444 37 0.8 0.6- 1.2 655 14.5 13.3-15.8 3,752 84.7 83.3-85.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 96 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7 13 15.8 8.3-27.9 82 83.0 71.0-90.8
Non-Veteran 6,523 84 1.2 0.9- 1.6 964 14.8 13.7-15.9 5,475 84.0 82.9-85.1
Currently Serving 19 0 0.0 . - . 3 13.0 3.3-39.3 16 87.0 60.7-96.7

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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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