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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 445 352 78.0 72.2-82.8 40 10.6 6.8-16.2 19 4.5 2.6- 7.4 34 7.0 4.8-10.0
GENDER
Male 154 122 76.5 66.0-84.5 13 12.9 6.4-24.3 7 4.4 1.9-10.0 12 6.2 3.3-11.4
Female 291 230 79.4 73.7-84.1 27 8.4 5.6-12.6 12 4.5 2.4- 8.1 22 7.7 4.9-11.9
RACE
White 280 211 72.6 64.6-79.4 28 13.3 7.7-22.0 14 4.7 2.7- 8.2 27 9.3 6.1-14.0
Other 162 138 86.0 78.6-91.1 12 6.6 3.5-11.9 5 4.1 1.5-11.2 7 3.4 1.5- 7.3
AGE
18-44 202 166 81.4 72.6-87.8 18 10.6 5.4-19.8 8 3.9 1.7- 8.5 10 4.2 2.2- 7.9
45+ 240 183 72.7 65.1-79.2 22 10.9 6.4-17.9 11 5.3 2.8- 9.9 24 11.1 7.1-16.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 160 120 72.7 61.1-81.9 17 14.4 7.0-27.5 9 6.8 3.2-13.9 14 6.1 3.4-10.7
Some College + 284 231 81.0 74.8-85.9 23 8.4 5.0-13.8 10 3.1 1.6- 6.0 20 7.5 4.7-11.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 251 191 73.3 64.5-80.6 26 13.3 7.5-22.7 11 5.0 2.5- 9.7 23 8.3 5.2-13.0
$50,000+ 151 126 84.7 77.6-89.8 12 7.4 4.1-12.9 6 4.0 1.7- 9.2 7 4.0 1.8- 8.8

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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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