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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use Prevention-WHITE MALES

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Respond.^
Ask them to stop smoking Ask to be moved to another table Ask to have a smokefree policy Do nothing/not return to restaurant Smoking doesn't bother me
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,857 950 25.3 23.7-27.0 969 25.5 23.9-27.2 352 9.6 8.5-10.8 342 8.2 7.3- 9.2 1,244 31.4 29.7-33.2
AGE
18-24 194 64 33.0 25.6-41.4 43 23.5 17.0-31.5 15 7.3 4.0-13.2 15 6.4 3.7-11.1 57 29.7 22.4-38.2
25-34 579 195 32.8 28.3-37.7 149 26.0 21.9-30.6 53 8.6 6.4-11.6 44 7.2 5.2-10.0 138 25.3 21.1-29.9
35-44 743 200 28.8 25.1-32.9 179 23.2 19.8-26.8 70 9.4 7.2-12.1 53 7.2 5.3- 9.7 241 31.4 27.6-35.5
45-54 746 176 23.6 20.1-27.5 180 25.1 21.5-29.0 73 10.6 8.1-13.6 81 10.5 8.2-13.4 236 30.3 26.5-34.3
55-64 734 167 21.8 18.4-25.5 192 26.8 23.0-30.9 73 11.4 8.7-14.7 63 6.8 5.1- 9.0 239 33.3 29.2-37.7
65-74 532 92 18.7 15.0-23.1 137 27.1 22.8-31.9 38 7.8 5.4-11.1 55 8.9 6.6-11.7 210 37.6 32.9-42.5
75+ 321 53 16.2 12.1-21.5 88 28.1 22.7-34.3 28 10.2 6.4-15.7 30 11.2 7.3-16.7 122 34.3 28.5-40.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 460 76 17.2 13.3-22.0 96 20.8 16.6-25.7 25 5.9 3.6- 9.4 52 10.3 7.5-14.0 211 45.8 40.2-51.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,058 216 20.9 18.1-24.0 243 23.9 20.9-27.2 86 8.7 6.8-11.0 92 7.2 5.7- 9.1 421 39.2 35.7-42.9
Some Post-H.S. 959 242 27.0 23.7-30.6 241 23.8 20.8-27.1 97 10.7 8.5-13.4 83 7.9 6.2-10.1 296 30.6 27.2-34.2
College Graduate 1,375 415 30.1 27.3-33.2 387 29.4 26.6-32.4 144 10.8 8.9-12.9 114 8.3 6.8-10.2 315 21.4 18.9-24.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 269 51 21.0 15.2-28.2 55 21.9 16.0-29.1 15 7.2 4.0-12.7 29 9.4 6.2-14.1 119 40.5 33.1-48.3
$15,000- 24,999 450 93 20.5 16.3-25.5 103 23.5 19.0-28.7 28 6.6 4.2-10.0 40 8.1 5.7-11.5 186 41.3 35.8-47.0
$25,000- 34,999 463 95 21.3 17.2-26.0 96 19.8 15.9-24.4 41 8.3 5.8-11.8 42 8.2 5.7-11.5 189 42.4 37.1-47.9
$35,000- 49,999 611 144 23.2 19.4-27.5 154 25.8 21.9-30.2 63 10.9 8.1-14.6 59 9.0 6.7-11.9 191 31.0 26.8-35.6
$50,000-74,999 609 141 23.5 19.7-27.8 171 27.6 23.6-32.0 68 12.6 9.7-16.2 49 7.5 5.5-10.1 180 28.8 24.8-33.2
$75,000+ 759 247 32.6 28.8-36.6 206 26.3 22.8-30.1 81 11.0 8.6-13.9 51 6.9 5.0- 9.3 174 23.3 19.9-27.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,133 244 22.3 19.5-25.5 279 23.6 20.8-26.6 93 9.0 7.1-11.4 100 8.1 6.4-10.1 417 37.1 33.7-40.5
No 2,668 688 26.3 24.4-28.4 679 26.5 24.5-28.6 255 9.9 8.6-11.4 233 8.0 7.0- 9.3 813 29.2 27.2-31.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,355 306 22.1 19.6-24.8 329 26.0 23.2-28.9 127 10.2 8.3-12.4 139 9.6 7.9-11.5 454 32.2 29.4-35.2
Non-Veteran 2,419 600 25.9 23.8-28.1 625 25.7 23.6-27.8 215 9.2 7.9-10.7 200 7.7 6.5- 9.0 779 31.6 29.3-33.9
Currently Serving 81 44 61.4 49.2-72.3 14 13.0 7.3-21.9 9 11.8 5.6-23.0 3 1.8 0.6- 5.6 11 12.1 6.4-21.6

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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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