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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Secondhand Smoke Policy

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Respond.^
Not allowed anywhere Allowed in some places Allowed anywhere No rules about smoking
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 16,780 12,461 75.1 74.2-76.0 1,382 8.6 8.0- 9.2 886 5.1 4.7- 5.6 2,051 11.2 10.6-11.9
-Cabarrus County 416 336 82.3 77.2-86.4 27 6.3 3.8-10.4 21 5.1 3.0- 8.6 32 6.3 4.2- 9.3
GENDER
Male 161 128 84.3 76.6-89.7 10 6.5 2.8-14.4 11 4.0 2.1- 7.7 12 5.2 2.8- 9.3
Female 255 208 80.2 73.1-85.8 17 6.2 3.6-10.2 10 6.2 2.9-13.0 20 7.4 4.3-12.5
RACE
White 350 281 81.3 75.6-86.0 26 7.5 4.4-12.4 18 5.5 3.1- 9.7 25 5.7 3.7- 8.6
Other 63 52 85.7 72.8-93.1 1 1.9 0.3-12.4 3 3.5 0.9-12.2 7 8.9 3.4-21.2
AGE
18-44 162 134 84.4 76.0-90.2 11 6.7 3.1-14.1 5 3.9 1.4-10.5 12 5.1 2.5- 9.9
45+ 252 201 79.8 73.7-84.8 16 6.0 3.4-10.2 16 6.7 3.9-11.2 19 7.6 4.7-12.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 188 143 77.1 68.9-83.6 15 6.1 3.4-10.5 14 8.1 4.2-15.0 16 8.8 5.0-14.9
Some College + 228 193 86.8 80.0-91.5 12 6.6 3.0-13.9 7 2.6 1.1- 5.8 16 4.1 2.4- 6.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 202 148 72.0 63.2-79.4 21 12.2 6.9-20.8 10 4.6 2.3- 9.0 23 11.2 7.0-17.6
$50,000+ 143 132 95.0 90.8-97.3 4 2.0 0.7- 5.2 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 6 2.7 1.1- 6.1

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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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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