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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
b.Bowling Alleys

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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 9,891 458 4.9 4.4- 5.5 4,126 42.7 41.5-43.9 5,307 52.4 51.2-53.6
GENDER
Male 3,709 266 6.8 5.9- 7.9 1,817 48.9 46.9-50.8 1,626 44.3 42.4-46.3
Female 6,182 192 3.1 2.6- 3.7 2,309 37.0 35.5-38.5 3,681 59.9 58.4-61.4
AGE
18-24 499 35 8.8 5.9-12.9 257 53.5 48.0-58.8 207 37.7 32.6-43.0
25-34 1,502 79 5.6 4.3- 7.2 744 50.0 46.9-53.1 679 44.4 41.3-47.5
35-44 1,903 83 4.8 3.7- 6.2 916 47.8 45.0-50.6 904 47.4 44.6-50.2
45-54 1,943 83 3.9 3.1- 5.0 849 43.1 40.4-45.8 1,011 53.0 50.2-55.7
55-64 1,802 69 4.1 3.0- 5.6 680 38.1 35.3-41.0 1,053 57.8 54.9-60.7
65-74 1,298 63 5.3 4.0- 7.0 425 32.9 29.8-36.1 810 61.9 58.6-65.0
75+ 911 45 4.6 3.2- 6.6 247 28.8 25.3-32.7 619 66.6 62.6-70.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,137 71 7.5 5.6-10.1 445 42.9 39.2-46.7 621 49.6 45.8-53.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,837 146 5.4 4.4- 6.5 1,211 43.1 40.9-45.4 1,480 51.5 49.2-53.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,590 125 4.7 3.8- 5.7 1,116 43.8 41.4-46.2 1,349 51.6 49.2-54.0
College Graduate 3,315 115 3.9 3.1- 4.8 1,349 41.5 39.5-43.6 1,851 54.6 52.5-56.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 857 57 7.6 5.6-10.3 351 42.8 38.5-47.4 449 49.5 45.1-54.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,366 79 5.9 4.4- 7.9 575 44.8 41.4-48.2 712 49.3 45.9-52.7
$25,000- 34,999 1,172 61 5.7 4.3- 7.6 541 48.4 44.9-51.9 570 45.9 42.5-49.4
$35,000- 49,999 1,436 74 4.8 3.6- 6.2 642 44.5 41.4-47.6 720 50.8 47.6-53.9
$50,000-74,999 1,407 59 4.3 3.3- 5.8 599 44.6 41.5-47.8 749 51.1 47.9-54.2
$75,000+ 1,669 62 4.1 3.1- 5.4 693 40.6 37.8-43.5 914 55.3 52.4-58.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,040 173 5.8 4.9- 6.9 1,217 41.8 39.6-44.0 1,650 52.4 50.2-54.6
No 6,764 281 4.5 3.9- 5.2 2,875 43.2 41.7-44.6 3,608 52.3 50.8-53.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,348 90 6.6 5.2- 8.4 600 44.7 41.6-47.9 658 48.7 45.5-51.9
Non-Veteran 8,436 358 4.5 4.0- 5.1 3,467 42.2 40.9-43.5 4,611 53.3 52.0-54.6
Currently Serving 105 10 8.0 4.1-14.8 59 54.0 42.9-64.7 36 38.0 27.7-49.5

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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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