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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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In the indoor dining area of restaurants, 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 10,728 137 1.3 1.0- 1.6 4,973 45.6 44.4-46.8 5,618 53.1 52.0-54.3
GENDER
Male 3,973 83 1.8 1.4- 2.4 1,997 48.9 47.0-50.8 1,893 49.3 47.4-51.1
Female 6,755 54 0.7 0.5- 1.0 2,976 42.6 41.1-44.0 3,725 56.7 55.3-58.2
AGE
18-24 505 5 2.5 0.9- 6.7 272 52.6 47.1-58.0 228 44.9 39.6-50.4
25-34 1,535 14 0.6 0.3- 1.3 720 46.6 43.6-49.7 801 52.7 49.6-55.8
35-44 1,975 28 1.4 0.9- 2.2 932 46.3 43.6-49.0 1,015 52.3 49.6-55.0
45-54 2,056 20 0.9 0.6- 1.5 973 47.2 44.5-49.9 1,063 51.9 49.2-54.6
55-64 1,973 23 1.2 0.8- 2.0 900 43.8 41.0-46.6 1,050 55.0 52.2-57.7
65-74 1,512 27 1.7 1.1- 2.5 702 44.8 41.7-47.9 783 53.6 50.4-56.6
75+ 1,137 20 1.6 0.9- 2.6 462 38.9 35.5-42.5 655 59.5 55.9-63.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,310 30 2.6 1.7- 4.2 685 54.9 51.4-58.4 595 42.4 39.0-45.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,075 55 1.5 1.1- 2.1 1,603 51.0 48.8-53.2 1,417 47.4 45.2-49.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,793 27 1.3 0.8- 2.1 1,372 47.8 45.5-50.1 1,394 51.0 48.6-53.3
College Graduate 3,538 25 0.6 0.4- 0.9 1,307 36.4 34.5-38.4 2,206 63.0 61.1-65.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 962 21 3.2 1.7- 5.9 514 54.4 50.1-58.6 427 42.4 38.3-46.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,514 28 2.3 1.4- 3.7 821 53.7 50.4-56.9 665 44.1 40.9-47.3
$25,000- 34,999 1,249 21 1.6 1.0- 2.6 651 53.1 49.7-56.5 577 45.2 41.9-48.7
$35,000- 49,999 1,522 16 0.8 0.5- 1.4 742 47.2 44.1-50.3 764 52.0 48.9-55.1
$50,000-74,999 1,494 16 0.9 0.5- 1.5 616 43.0 40.0-46.1 862 56.1 53.0-59.2
$75,000+ 1,772 14 0.8 0.4- 1.4 632 34.9 32.2-37.6 1,126 64.4 61.6-67.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,384 48 1.4 1.0- 2.0 1,666 50.0 47.9-52.1 1,670 48.6 46.5-50.7
No 7,238 87 1.2 0.9- 1.6 3,254 43.7 42.3-45.1 3,897 55.1 53.6-56.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,469 35 2.0 1.4- 3.0 713 47.5 44.4-50.5 721 50.5 47.4-53.6
Non-Veteran 9,153 101 1.1 0.9- 1.5 4,207 45.2 43.9-46.5 4,845 53.7 52.4-55.0
Currently Serving 104 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1 52 49.1 38.1-60.1 51 50.1 39.0-61.1

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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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