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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt County

Seconhand Smoke Policy

Which of the following best describes your place of works' official smoking policy for indoor public or common areas, such as lobbies, rest rooms, and lunch rooms?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Not allowed Allowed in some areas Allowed in all areas No official policy
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,254 5,043 80.6 79.3-81.8 895 14.5 13.4-15.7 160 2.5 2.0- 3.1 156 2.4 1.9- 2.9
-Pitt County 157 130 77.3 68.1-84.5 18 14.4 8.7-23.1 4 3.5 1.3- 9.2 5 4.8 1.8-12.1
GENDER
Male 51 43 77.4 59.3-88.9 3 8.9 2.3-29.2 1 3.0 0.4-18.4 4 10.7 3.8-26.8
Female 106 87 77.2 66.5-85.3 15 18.2 10.9-28.8 3 3.8 1.2-11.4 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0
RACE
White 110 96 84.8 75.3-91.1 10 10.6 5.5-19.3 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 3 3.8 1.2-11.7
Other 46 33 61.7 43.5-77.2 8 22.5 10.4-42.2 3 8.9 2.9-24.6 2 6.8 1.4-28.1
AGE
18-44 96 78 74.3 61.5-84.0 13 17.0 9.2-29.4 2 2.7 0.6-11.3 3 5.9 1.8-17.6
45+ 60 51 82.2 69.2-90.5 5 10.0 4.2-22.0 2 4.9 1.2-17.5 2 2.9 0.7-11.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 37 24 53.8 35.0-71.5 8 25.2 11.4-46.9 3 9.8 3.0-27.7 2 11.2 2.8-35.6
Some College + 120 106 85.9 76.8-91.8 10 10.5 5.4-19.3 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9 3 2.5 0.8- 7.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 74 55 65.9 51.3-78.0 12 20.1 10.5-34.9 4 7.5 2.7-18.8 3 6.5 1.8-21.1
$50,000+ 69 61 84.5 71.3-92.3 6 11.5 5.0-24.2 0 0.0 . - . 2 4.0 0.9-15.5

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported working indoors most of the time.

^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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