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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use Prevention-WHITE MALES

In the following locations, do you think that smoking should be allowed in all areas, some areas , or not allowed at all
a.Public Buildings

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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 3,946 88 2.0 1.5- 2.6 1,552 38.7 36.9-40.6 2,306 59.3 57.4-61.1
AGE
18-24 198 3 1.9 0.4- 9.1 87 45.9 37.7-54.3 108 52.2 43.7-60.5
25-34 591 9 1.3 0.6- 2.7 215 36.2 31.7-41.0 367 62.4 57.6-67.0
35-44 778 10 1.2 0.6- 2.5 345 42.6 38.6-46.8 423 56.2 52.0-60.3
45-54 773 14 1.7 0.9- 3.3 319 40.3 36.2-44.5 440 58.0 53.7-62.1
55-64 759 16 2.0 1.1- 3.6 282 36.2 32.0-40.5 461 61.9 57.5-66.1
65-74 518 23 3.9 2.5- 6.0 199 37.3 32.7-42.3 296 58.8 53.8-63.6
75+ 321 13 3.4 1.7- 6.6 104 32.7 26.9-39.0 204 63.9 57.5-69.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 472 24 5.1 3.1- 8.2 209 47.3 41.7-53.0 239 47.6 42.0-53.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,080 29 2.2 1.4- 3.5 448 39.8 36.4-43.3 603 58.0 54.4-61.5
Some Post-H.S. 972 17 1.6 0.8- 2.9 417 41.7 38.1-45.5 538 56.7 52.9-60.4
College Graduate 1,417 17 1.0 0.6- 1.7 476 33.1 30.3-36.1 924 65.8 62.8-68.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 275 13 4.5 2.4- 8.3 130 48.7 41.1-56.3 132 46.8 39.3-54.4
$15,000- 24,999 458 14 3.1 1.6- 6.1 218 48.0 42.4-53.6 226 48.9 43.3-54.6
$25,000- 34,999 481 14 2.4 1.3- 4.3 214 44.8 39.6-50.2 253 52.8 47.4-58.0
$35,000- 49,999 635 14 2.6 1.3- 5.1 258 37.8 33.5-42.3 363 59.6 55.0-64.1
$50,000-74,999 625 14 1.7 1.0- 3.2 234 37.1 32.8-41.6 377 61.2 56.6-65.5
$75,000+ 779 9 0.8 0.4- 1.7 264 32.5 28.8-36.5 506 66.6 62.7-70.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,161 36 2.6 1.8- 3.7 511 44.9 41.4-48.4 614 52.5 49.0-56.0
No 2,736 51 1.7 1.2- 2.5 1,023 36.4 34.2-38.6 1,662 61.9 59.7-64.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,353 40 2.7 1.9- 3.9 525 38.1 35.1-41.2 788 59.2 56.0-62.2
Non-Veteran 2,505 48 1.7 1.2- 2.4 990 38.9 36.6-41.3 1,467 59.4 57.0-61.7
Currently Serving 86 0 0.0 . - . 37 42.6 31.3-54.7 49 57.4 45.3-68.7

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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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