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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 work areas?*

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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 6,256 5,635 89.7 88.6-90.7 345 5.9 5.1- 6.8 158 2.4 2.0- 3.0 118 2.0 1.6- 2.5
-Pitt County 158 142 86.3 78.2-91.7 7 5.0 2.3-10.5 4 3.0 1.1- 7.9 5 5.7 2.2-13.7
GENDER
Male 51 46 86.3 70.1-94.4 2 4.4 1.0-17.2 0 0.0 . - . 3 9.3 2.9-26.1
Female 107 96 86.3 76.4-92.5 5 5.4 2.2-12.5 4 5.1 1.9-12.9 2 3.2 0.7-14.1
RACE
White 111 101 88.0 78.6-93.6 5 4.8 2.0-11.3 2 2.0 0.5- 7.8 3 5.2 1.6-15.1
Other 46 40 82.5 64.4-92.5 2 5.4 1.2-20.8 2 5.2 1.3-18.8 2 6.8 1.4-28.1
AGE
18-44 96 89 88.2 76.3-94.5 2 2.7 0.6-11.3 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7 4 8.3 3.1-20.5
45+ 61 52 82.7 70.0-90.8 5 9.1 3.8-20.3 3 7.0 2.3-19.3 1 1.2 0.2- 8.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 37 30 73.8 53.2-87.4 3 9.7 3.0-27.4 2 5.2 1.2-19.6 2 11.2 2.8-35.6
Some College + 121 112 90.8 82.6-95.3 4 3.3 1.2- 8.6 2 2.2 0.6- 8.5 3 3.7 1.0-12.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 74 64 81.9 68.3-90.5 4 6.7 2.4-17.4 3 4.8 1.5-14.3 3 6.5 1.8-21.1
$50,000+ 70 64 88.0 75.1-94.7 3 4.3 1.4-12.7 1 1.8 0.2-11.6 2 6.0 1.5-20.7

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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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